The Broome County Sheriff's Office announces the arrest of several people for various infractions, all of which involve firearms.

The sheriff's office says deputies responded to Leekville Road in Glen Aubrey, Town of Nanticoke on January 6th for a domestic incident involving a firearm.

They say a male inside the residence had fired a round through the wall of the residence and the man was found inside the residence still armed.

Shawn Sabo complied with commands to disarm and was detained without incident.

An investigation revealed Sabo had been involved in a physical domestic incident and had fired a round from the shotgun into an exterior wall and the round went through the wall and outside.

No one was injured.

Sabo was charged with eight counts of Reckless Endangerment in the 1st degree and three counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

On January 5th, a 19-year-old Windsor man was charged after firing a gun out of a vehicle window.

Jeremiah Baxter was charged with Reckless Endangerment in the 1st degree after an investigation revealed he fired a 30.06-caliber rifle out of a vehicle he was operating in Tuscarora Trailer Park.

Baxter had been upset with a resident over a physical dispute that had occurred with a relative of Baxter's.

Baxter had driven to the park while driving erratically through it, had fired the gun.

The bullet struck an occupied residence but no one was hurt. A window was broken and damage was caused to the exterior siding.

Finally, The sheriff's office says a Tioga County man was arrested by the Cortland County Sheriff's Office after he held a female against her will and led police on a vehicle pursuit.

Deputies responded to the Town of Lisle for a domestic incident involving a woman being held against her will by a man with a revolver on January 3rd.

While responding, they spotted the suspect vehicle and gave chase.

The pursuit occurred on Tennant Road and ended in a remote area of Griggs Gulf State Forest.

An investigation revealed Thomas Sunderland of Richford, Tioga County, NY had fired at least two rounds from the revolver towards the woman, missing her.

Sunderland was arrested on January 4th by the Cortland County Sheriff's Office for a warrant out of their office and is their custody.

He faces charges of 

  • Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 2nd degree
  • Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd degree
  • Criminal Use of a Firearm in the 2nd degree
  • Reckless Endangerment in the 1st degree
  • Unlawful Imprisonment in the 1st degree
  • Attempted Assault in the 1st degree
  • Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 5th degree
  • Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 4th degree