Police: Suffern man beat up his girlfriend

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A Suffern man has been arrested for allegedly beating up his girlfriend.

Police say it happened Saturday morning at a home on West Maple Avenue.

They say the 56-year-old man sat on his girlfriend, choked her and then punched her in the face.

The suspect, who has yet to be identified, was charged with assault and felony strangulation.

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