PORT CHESTER, N.Y. A Port Chester man is accused of beating his 23-year-old wife in the hallway of their apartment complex over the weekend, police said.
Rudy Villeda, 30, was arrested Sunday morning and charged with third-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment. Port Chester Police Lt. Jim Ladeairous said the investigation is continuing and more charges may be added.
Ladeairous said the domestic dispute began in the hallway of the couple's apartment complex on Grace Church Street. Police said the victim reported Villega came home drunk from a local bar and accused her of adultery. She claims he grabbed her by the hair, dragged her into their apartment and beat her with a belt.
It wasn't until approximately 12:30 a.m., when Villega returned to the bar, that the victim notified the authorities. Ladeairous said Port Chester Police arrested Villega in a local bar later that morning.
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