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Woman Threatens to Blow Up Ontario County DSS


An Ontario County woman is facing charges after threatening county employees.

According to the sheriff’s office, Sherlla Denis threatened to blow up the Social Services Building and shoot employees on Wednesday. She also resisted being taken into custody on Friday.

The 40-year-old Canandaigua woman was arrested and charged with Falsely Reporting an Incident, Making a Terroristic Threat, and Resisting Arrest.

Denis was taken to the Ontario County Jail for arraignment.

She will answer the charges against her in Hopewell Town Court and Canandaigua City Court at a later date.

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