Palmyra Man Charged With Assault

A Palmyra man is being held in the Marion County Jail on a charge of second-degree assault. On Thursday morning at around 10, officers with the Palmyra Police Department responded to a report of an assault. According to witnesses, 25-year-old Sloan Chamberlain of Palmyra got involved in a verbal argument with another man, which turned physical. The altercation resulted in that man being taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. Palmyra police found Chamberlain at around 6:30 Thursday night and arrested him for second-degree assault.