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Man Shot By Police in Canandaigua Arrested on Menacing Charge


The Southern Tier man shot by police in Canandaigua earlier this year has been indicted on menacing charges.

On May 1st, police responded to the 7-Eleven on South Main Street for a suspicious person complaint. A Canandaigua Police officer shot Thomas Johnson, of Elmira, after Johnson twice pulled out what appeared to be a handgun and pointed it at police. The 34-year-old Elmira man was taken to Strong following the shooting.

At last word, Johnson was being held at the Ontario County Jail for arraignment.



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