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BENNINGTON -- A 33-year-old Cowlesville man was arrested by state troopers Wednesday on third-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment charges for an altercation in a house on Bailey Road.

Jovon D. Ford is accused of assaulting a resident of the home and holding her against her will until troopers arrived. Ford is being held in the Wyoming County Jail in lieu of $5,000 bail. The victim was also issued a court order of protection against Ford. Wyoming County sheriff’s deputies assisted in the arrest.