NIAGARA FALLS –An argument escalated into violence early Saturday afternoon, resulting in the arrest of two Niagara Falls residents.

Shaquana A. Jones, 19, of 78th Street, was charged with third-degree assault, and Rauzanae L. Brown, 17, of Packard Court, fourth-degree criminal mischief, police said.

Police said the argument began in Jones’ residence, and Brown punched two holes in a wall before walking outside, where Jones punched Brown in the jaw and shoved her off the porch. Brown was not seriously injured, police added.