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A Town of Boston man was arrested Wednesday evening for punching his mother, state police said.

Cory R. Anderson, 25, of Chestnut Ridge Road, was charged with harassment. He is accused of verbally abusing his mother, then punching her, after she picked him up from a friend’s house, police said.

Anderson was arraigned in Orchard Park and remanded to the Erie County Holding Center in lieu of $1,000 bail, according to police. A temporary order of protection also was also issued, authorities said.