A 27 year old Steuben County man faces multiple felony charges after he tried to hit Hornell Police officers with an axe Monday.
Joshua Inserro was arrested after officials tried to evict him from his High Street home in Hornell Monday morning. After Inserro attempted to hit officers with an axe, he barricaded himself inside the home. He was later arrested after being tased through an open window.
Inserro was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and two counts each of attempted assault and menacing a police officer. No injuries were reported.