Man charged with assault in altercation

A 30-year-old Wailuku man was arrested after he struck another man during an altercation last week in Wailuku town, police said.

Ramsey Jardine was charged with second-degree assault. His bail was set at $1,000.

The alleged assault occurred at about 1 a.m. Sept. 6 on North Market Street, according to police. The victim, a 38-year-old Waikapu man, was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center for treatment of head injuries, police said.