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Mentz man arrested for threatening person with a 2×4

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A local man was arrested after a domestic incident involving threats with a weapon. Tyler C. Mayorga, of Mentz, was charged after deputies responded to a complaint on June 30, 2024.

Deputies arrived around 7:57 PM and saw Mayorga swinging a wooden 2×4 at the victim. During the investigation, it was discovered that Mayorga had threatened the victim with harm while holding the 2×4.

Mayorga was charged with second-degree menacing and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, both misdemeanors. He was arraigned on July 1, 2024, and released on his own recognizance. An Order of Protection was issued for the victim. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office at 315-253-1222 or leave a tip online.