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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Hebron man charged with felony

Jeffrey S. Austin

Date of Incident: Friday, July 23, 2021 

Time of Incident: 10:00 AM 

Incident Location: Hebron, NY 

Township: Hebron 

Case #: 2021-009200 

INDIVIDUALS INVOLVED: Jeffrey S. Austin Age: 54 

INCIDENT SUMMARY: According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, Jeffrey S. Austin, (54) was arrested for Falsifying Business Records in the 1st Degree, a Class E Felony and Criminal Contempt in the 2nd Degree, a Class A Misdemeanor, after an investigation conducted by the Sheriff’s Office. It is alleged that Austin attempted to purchase a firearm and filed paperwork with the firearms dealer while having an active Order of Protection against him. Austin provided incorrect information as part of an application to purchase the firearm. Austin was released on an Appearance Ticket to appear in the Town of Hebron Court on a later date. 

Officer (s) Handling: Investigator Jennifer Noble and Deputy Corbet Sullivan 

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