Woman accused in dispute

Published Oct 12, 2017 at 4:00pm

Accused of forcing her way into her neighbor’s home and choking her, a 36-year-old woman is facing multiple charges.

Police said Jessica Rivera, of 217 Depeyster St., knocked on a female neighbor’s door and then forced her way inside at about 9:45 a.m. Tuesday then choked the other woman and punched her in the face. She is charged with one count each of felony burglary, second-degree harassment and obstruction of breathing.

She is scheduled to appear in City Court.