LIBERTY — A Liberty man was charged with felony weapon possession after police said Thursday that he swung a broom handle at his neighbor during a dispute.

Village of Liberty police responded to a report of a disturbance at an apartment building on North Main Street about 7 p.m. on Jan. 4, according to a news release posted by village police Thursday.

Investigating officers found Michael Onofrietti, 44, of Liberty, threatened a neighbor, broke a broom handle into two pieces and swung it at his neighbor, according to the release.

Police charged Onofrietti with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a felony, and second-degree menacing, a misdemeanor.

He was arraigned in Liberty Town Court and sent to the Sullivan County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail.