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Tenant accuses landlord of physical assault

MADAWASKA, Maine — Police charged a 54-year-old landlord with one count of assault after he allegedly punched one of his tenants, according to Police Chief Ross Dubois.

Tyler Rose, 37, claimed that his landlord Roger Beaulieu punched him the face on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 26. Beaulieu went to confront Rose about a personal matter, and the two ended up out in the hallway outside the Main Street apartment, where Rose said he was assaulted, according to police.

Police investigated and summoned Beaulieu after the incident was reported. He is scheduled to appear in Madawaska district court on Dec. 6.

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