BROOME COUNTY, NY (WICZ) – The Broome County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kevin Paiz-Figueroa this evening following a domestic dispute investigation. Deputies conducted the investigation into a physical dispute between Paiz-Figueroa and his wife.
Paiz-Figueroa became angry when his wife during an argument. Paiz-Figueroa kicked his wife and then grabbed her from behind in an attempt to choke her.
He used a belt to try and strangle her but was deterred when the wife fought back. The wife called 911 and Paiz-Figueroa drove away but was stopped by Deputies who were responding to the scene.
The couples infant child was in a nearby crib watching the dispute. During the investigation it was discovered that Paiz-Figueroa was not a citizen and is in the United States illegally. Border Patrol issued an immigration detainer to hold him for potential deportation proceedings.