A Carbon County man was jailed following a domestic incident.

Nesquehoning police identified the suspect as Robert Clifford Hunsicker Jr., 43, of 136 W. Railroad St., Nesquehoning.

According to police about 8:16 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3, officer Chad McGowan was dispatched to the above address for a report of a domestic dispute.

On scene he was met by Lisa J. Haman. She told the officer that she and Hunsicker had a verbal argument which led to him throwing her down stairs by her hair.

Police said they observed Haman to have multiple bruises and abrasions located on her left shoulder, the inside of her left arm, left forearm, right arm pit region, and right portion of her neck.

Hunsicker was taken into custody and charged with simple assault-attempt, and harassment by physical contact.

He was placed in the county prison pending arraignement.