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Deputies: Newark man pointed gun at man in Seneca Meadows incident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Newark man following an incident at Seneca Meadows Landfill.

According to a press release, deputies were called to the Seneca Falls landfill for a report of a male pointing a firearm at another person.

Upon investigation it was determined that Stephen Friedel, 59, of Newark pointed a gun at another person for no lawful reason.

He was charged with second-degree menacing and taken into custody without incident.

Deputies said Friedel will answer the charges at a later date.