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Truxton Man Charged With Criminal Obstruction of Breathing After Disturbance


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Just before 10:30 in the morning on Thursday, June 13th, officers with the Cortland County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on East River Road in Truxton for a reported disturbance.

During an investigation by officers, they were able to determine 47 year old Michael D. West of Truxton, had gotten into a physical altercation with another person in the residence. Officers arrested and charged West with Criminal Obstruction of Breathing, a Misdemeanor, and Harassment in the 2nd, a Violation.

He was transported to the Sheriff’s Office for processing and was later arraigned through the Centralized Arraignment Process. He was released during arraignment on his own recognizance. West is due in Truxton Town Court next week.

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