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Man charged with trespassing in Palmyra, attempts to fight police

Deputies say a Rochester man was taken into custody following report of a family trouble in Palmyra.

According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kenneth D. Franklin Jr., 41, of Rochester for criminal trespass and obstruction of governmental administration.

It is alleged that Franklin was at a relatives house he does not reside at and refused to leave multiple times. When police arrived on scene to remove Franklin, he became violent and started fighting.

Franklin is due to appear in the Town of Palmyra Court at a later date.