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11 October 2018
Shots fired in Cortlandt
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Richard L. Mazzone
Troop K Commander
Cortlandt, New York – On October 5, 2018, the New York State Police from the Cortlandt barracks arrested John J. Magner III, age 38, of Cortlandt, for Reckless Endangerment in the 1st degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd degree, both class D felonies, Illegal Discharge of a Weapon, and Use of a Rifle in a Prohibited Area, both unclassified misdemeanors.
On October 5, 2018, at approximately 9:00 a.m., the New York State Police, Westchester County Police, and Peekskill Police officers responded to Dogwood Road in the town of Cortlandt for a report of shots fired. Investigation determined Magner engaged in a dispute with a party known to him at his residence, and fired two rounds from a Marlin .22 rifle.
Magner was arraigned before the town of Cortlandt Court, and remanded to the Westchester County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bond. Magner was next scheduled to appear before the Court on October 11. 2018, at 9:00 a.m.
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