NH man charged after woman claims he hit her with a lamp
NASHUA—A woman's report to police that a man hit her with a lamp and strangled her has led to felony assault charges against her boyfriend.
Nashua police say about 9:31 p.m. Thursday, June 29, officers responded to a call of an assault that happened in a downtown residence. Police say the female victim said her boyfriend, Jean Cintron, 36, of 56 Tyler Street apt. 511, Nashua hit her several times with a lamp, strangled her and pushed her before fleeing.
Cintron was located downtown on Saturday, July 8 and was arrested. Cintron was charged with one class B felony count of second degree assault, domestic violence; three class A misdemeanor counts of simple assault and three class A misdemeanor counts of domestic violence.
A class B felony is punishable by up to seven years in sate prison, exclusive of fines. A class A misdemeanor is punishable by up to one year in the house of correction, exclusive of fines.
Cintron is being held on $20,000 cash only bail pending his arraignment Monday in Nashua District Court.