A local man was arrested following an altercation with his neighbor, according to police.

William Lyons, 37, of Canal Park was charged Saturday night with third-degree assault. He was charged around 8:25 p.m. after his neighbor claimed that Lyons had assaulted him in the laundry area of their housing unit, police said.

Bond for Lyons was set at $1,000 and he is scheduled to appear Friday in Norwalk Superior Court.