Couple both charged following domestic

WELLSBORO – Neicha E. Albertson, 28, and her husband, Hansel G. Albertson, 24, both of 24 Scouten Hill Road, each were charged by state police following a domestic incident at their residence.

According to documents filed at District Judge Rob Repard’s office, they were both charged with simple assault and harassment following an argument that turned physical Nov. 16.

Police said Mrs. Albertson hit her husband in the face with a closed fist, causing a bloody nose, and in the ribs, causing a 4-inch cut.

Mr. Albertson was charged for allegedly punching his wife in the face, causing a bloody lip, and pushing her down on the ground, bruising her left wrist.

They were released on $2,500 bail each, and their preliminary hearings are set for Dec. 12 and Dec. 19.