ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A man was arrested after he allegedly threatened a woman with a handgun inside a home on North Goodman Street early Monday morning, according to the Rochester Police Department.
Officers said that they responded to the 1000 block of N. Goodman St. for a domestic altercation. They said that it took a few hours for the suspect to come out of the house. He was detained and then arrested after he came out.
Following an investigation, police recovered a rifle from inside the home. In addition, they said that there was already an order of protection between the victim and the suspect.
The 32-year-old man has been charged with first-degree criminal contempt, second-degree menacing, and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon. He was taken to the Monroe County Jail.
Several streets in the area of North Goodman Street were closed for a few hours as the investigation unfolded. The streets have now re-opened.