Both parties in a altercation that occurred at a Schuylkill County residence were cited.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said the incident occurred at the residence of Michelle Hendricks, 39, of 43 Front St., Cressona, about 8:15 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21.

Troopers said Hendricks and Edward Kline, 44, of Georgia Rd., Temple, Berks County, became involved in an argument inside Hendricks' residence. During the altercation Hendricks shoved Kline causing him to lose his balance. Kline, troopers said, put his hand to the throat of Hendricks causing minor superficial reddening to her neck.

Both were issued citations for harassment, troopers added.