18 November 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


Franklinville man arrested for menacing, weapon possession after Machias incident

On November 15, 2020, SP Machias Troopers arrested Jay A. Mansfield, 30, of Franklinville, NY for Menacing 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th Degree.

Troopers responded to a report of a male subject threatening another male party with a knife in the parking lot of a business on State Route 16 in the town of Machias. Their investigation determined Mansfield was the suspect.

Mansfield was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Machias Town Court, where his due to appear in December.

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