A Schuylkill County man is facing charges following an incident at his residence.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Leonard Peiffer, 57, of Lovers Lane, Pine Grove Township, got involved in an altercation with Karen Hoy, 47, of that address, during which he allegedly pushed her down a flight of stairs causing her to lose her balance. She was not injured.

Peiffer was charged with harassment, troopers said.