20 April 2021

Captain John J. Ryan
Acting Troop K Commander

Pleasant Valley, New York – On April 16, 2021, the New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Shaun Doxsey, age 27, of Pleasant Valley, for Assault in the 2nd degree, a class D felony, and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th degree, a class A misdemeanor.

On April 16, 2021 at approximately 2:05 p.m., Troopers responded to a domestic dispute on Wilbur Road in the town of Pleasant Valley.  The victim who suffered multiple knife wounds was outside of the residence being cared for by the Pleasant Valley Fire and Emergency Medical Service Departments.  The suspect, Shaun Doxsey, barricaded himself and initially refused to exit the residence.  State Police negotiators made contact and were able to facilitate the arrest of Doxsey without further incident.

Shaun Doxsey was arraigned before the honorable Judge Kozek of the Pleasant Valley Court and released on his own recognizance to reappear before the court on May 20, 2021, at 3:00 p.m.


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