On May 3, 2020, at approximately 4:11 a.m., State Police responded to a residence on State Route 30 in the town of Malone for a report of a domestic dispute.
An investigation revealed that 30-year-old Jordan S. Reynolds of Malone kicked in the front door to gain entry into the residence and engaged in a verbal altercation with the victim. When troopers arrived on scene Reynolds was belligerent and aggressive. He actively resisted arrest and fought with troopers while being taken into custody. Reynolds was found to be in possession of a smoking device containing a small quantity of cocaine. He was charged with Criminal Mischief 4th degree, Resisting Arrest, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree. Reynolds was arraigned at the Town of Constable Court where he was released on his own recognizance. An order of protection was issued to the victim.
Hours later at approximately 8:23 a.m., troopers responded back to the same residence for a report of Reynolds returning and violating the order of protection. Reynolds was located on scene and was observed throwing the contents of a flower pot at the victim inside the residence. When troopers advised him he was under arrest, he again resisted and fought with troopers. Following the deployment of a taser, Reynolds was taken into custody. He was charged with Criminal Contempt 1st degree, Criminal Mischief 4th degree and Resisting Arrest. Reynolds was arraigned in the Town of Malone Court and remanded to the Franklin County Jail in lieu of $500 cash bail, or $1,000 bond.
State Police were assisted by members of the Malone Police Department.