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Deputies: Sodus man repeatedly struck woman, attacked man with kitchen knife

Investigators with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of a Sodus man following a violent domestic incident.

John A. Pryor, 37, of Sodus was arrested in the village of Sodus after he assaulted a female by striking her in the face repeatedly; and also striking a male in the head with the butt of a kitchen knife.

Pryor was charged with second-degree assault, third-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, and second-degree menacing.

Investigators say Pryor was arraigned in Village of Sodus Court and committed to the Wayne County Jail in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Judge Fratangelo, of Sodus Village Court, also issued two orders of protection on behalf of the victims.