Harassment arrest Town of Tyre

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on Aug 8 2020 at approx. 1130 PM , Deputies responded to 1918 Rt 318 Seneca Falls for a report of a smoke condition in the area of the Del Lago casino. Magee Fire responded and extinguished a fire consisting of tires and other rubbish. Sheriff’s Deputies charged the homeowner  ;  Donald J Bennett age 52 with 3 counts of Harassment after it was discovered that Bennett allegedly threatened fireman that responded to the scene. Bennett was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Tyre court at a later date.  Deputies report DEC was contacted and followed up on the case as well .  Deputies were assisted at the scene by the NYSP and the New York State Park Police.  20sh08443