31 August 2020
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Yorkshire man arrested on weapons charges

On August 25, 2020, SP Machias Troopers arrested John H. Ornce, 39, of Yorkshire for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th Degree and Menacing 2nd Degree.

Troopers investigating a report of a male subject threatening other parties with a knife in the Twin Lakes Trailer Park on State Route 16 in the town of Yorkshire determined Ornce was the male subject.

Ornce was arrested and released with appearance tickets for Yorkshire Town Court, where he is due to appear in September.

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