Lawrenceville man charged with assault over X-Box game system

ELKLAND — Edward J. Cushing, 50, of 20 Cowanesque St., Lawrenceville, was charged by Lawrenceville borough police after he and another person got into an altercation over an X-Box.

According to documents filed at District Judge James Edgcomb’s office, Cushing was charged with simple assault, theft and disorderly conduct following the incident at his residence Oct. 5.

The total value of the games and player was $80, police said.

Cushing was issued a summons to appear at a Dec. 1 preliminary hearing.