LOCKPORT – Two fights broke out in Lockport’s anti-crime Impact Zone, city police said.
Michael A. Russell, 21, of Washburn Street, was charged with third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child after he allegedly attacked the mother of his 5-month-old son while she was pushing the child in a stroller on Locust Street about 7 p.m. Sunday. The woman, Kendra P. Carnes of John Street, told police she was hit in the face five or six times. She was treated in Eastern Niagara Hospital.
Devin D. Tabor, 16, of John Street, was charged with disorderly conduct after he allegedly shouted obscenities at police as they were investigating the incident.
In a separate confrontation Sunday on Spalding Street, Keith D. Nablo, 44, of Spalding Street, was charged with third-degree assault and menacing after a fight with a Locust Street man who suffered a laceration on his head. The victim said Nablo attacked him over money. Nablo said he was knocked unconscious and was treated in Eastern Niagara Hospital.