Troopers: Man fires rifle near victim

Published: Oct. 3, 2022 at 11:42 AM EDT
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MORRISTOWN, New York (WWNY) - An Ogdensburg man was allegedly intoxicated when he fired a rifle during a domestic incident in the town of Morristown Sunday.

Troopers say 58-year-old Michael Farrell grabbed a rifle during an argument at a Gilmour Road home around 8:30 p.m. and fired off  rounds near the victim.

He was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, first-degree reckless endangerment, and second-degree menacing.

Farrell was arraigned in Morristown town court and released.