03 November 2020
 
 

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
 Acting Major Barry Chase
 Troop E Commander
 

 

PRESS RELEASE
 
 

On November 02, 2020, the New York State Police arrested Donald P. Baxter, age 33, of Lindley, NY, for an AUO 3rdwarrant and pending State Police charges stemming from a search warrant that was executed on October 29, 2020.  While attempting to take Baxter into custody Baxter attempted to flee from troopers.  K-9 Bobby was deployed, caught Baxter, and detained him for troopers.  While attempting to take Baxter into custody, Baxter, injured K-9 Bobby. 

During the investigation, State Police Investigators located a quantity of methamphetamine, cocaine, marihuana, metal knuckles, knives, a high capacity magazine, and two loaded handguns.  Baxter was charged with 2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree, 3 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, Criminal Possession of Marihuana 3rd Degree,  Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Degree, and Killing or Injuring a Police Animal.  Baxter was arraigned at Steuben County CAP Court and was remanded to the Steuben County Jail. 

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