NYSP: Dexter man charged with assault after another knocked unconscious

DEXTER, NY —  Dean J. Bradshaw, 32, Dexter, was charged with third-degree assault, a class “A” misdemeanor, according to New York State Police in Watertown.

Bradshaw is charged with punching the complainant in the head with a closed fist during a verbal argument inside a barn on Middle Road in the town of Brownville, troopers said.

The victim, who was knocked unconscious after hitting his head on a concrete floor, was transported to Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse with a skull fracture. He is listed in stable condition, troopers said.

Bradshaw was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear Sept. 3 in Brownville Town Court.