06 March 2020
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Olean man arrested for threat of workplace violence

On March 5, 2020, SP Amity and SP Olean Troopers arrested Coby E. Shields, 22, of Olean, NY for Making a Terroristic Threat and Menacing 2nd Degree.

Troopers investigating a threat made against a business on Closser Avenue in the village of Angelica determined Shields hade made a credible threat against employees of that business. Shields was later located in the village of Allegany in possession of a firearm.

Shields was arrested and arraigned in Bolivar Village Court, where he was released under supervision. He is due to appear in Angelica Village Court later this month.

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