Alden Man Arrested for Allegedly Injuring Woman And Her 8-Month-Old Child

April 13, 2013 Updated Apr 13, 2013 at 11:51 AM EDT

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Alden Man Arrested for Allegedly Injuring Woman And Her 8-Month-Old Child

April 13, 2013 Updated Apr 13, 2013 at 11:51 AM EDT

ALDEN, N.Y. (WKBW) - An Alden man was arrested early Saturday morning after State Police based out of Clarence responded to the report of a domestic incident.

Police say 43-year-old Matthew Poole physically threatened and subsequently assaulted a woman. In the process, she and her 8-month-old infant sustainted injuries.

Poole was charged with Assault, Menacing, Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Harassment, and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.

The woman and her child were transported by EMS to a local area hospital for further medical evaluation.

Poole was processed at SP-Clarence and arraigned in the Village of Alden Court. He was remanded to the Erie County Holding Center in lieu of $1000 bail.