CANANDAIGUA — A Canandaigua man is facing a misdemeanor charge after being accused of using a plastic milk jug to strike his live-in girlfriend causing injuries to her face. 

Ontario County sheriff's deputies charged Daniel E. Thousand, 31, of 6684 Fisher Hill Tract, with third-degree assault, a class A misdemeanor. 

Thousand was arraigned in Bristol Town Court and released on his own recognizance. He will reappear in court at a later date.