According to Oneida County Sheriff Robert Maciol, Deputies were called to Evans Road in the Town of Western for a domestic complaint on May 28, 2022, at about 11:30 PM. The female half on scene was transported to the hospital for injuries to her face that were sustained during the domestic dispute. Through the investigation, it was learned that the female was the victim of an assault, and had been threatened with a knife during the altercation by her boyfriend who fled the scene prior to the arrival of the police.

On May 29, 2022, at about 8:05 PM, with the assistance of the Ilion Police Department, the male half of the domestic, Mark A. Brough, age 47, of Ilion was taken into custody and charged with Menacing 2nd Degree, a class A Misdemeanor, Assault in the 3rd Degree, a class A Misdemeanor and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, a Class D Felony. Brough was transported to Oneida County CAP Court and is currently awaiting arraignment on the listed charges.