A man beat up his brother when an argument turned physical, officials said.

Steve R. Shivone punched his brother Anthony in the face several times during a quarrel in their home at 1145 Bushkill St., Easton, at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, officials said.

Police found Anthony Shivone with cuts on his lip and nose, they added.

Court papers did not indicate why the brothers were arguing.

Steve Shivone, 25,  was arraigned on assault and harassment charges and was released on $5,000 unsecured bail, according to court documents.

A preliminary hearing is 9 a.m. March 26.