Yates County man attempts to resist arrest by hiding under blanket

A Yates County man has been arrested after attempting to hide under a blanket, then flee from police during a welfare check. Police say they responded to a residence on Mill Street in Middlesex for a welfare check, as he was wanted on an active bench warrant. Upon arrival, they say Jeremiah P. Mendez, Sr., 27, was located hiding under a blanket in a bedroom.

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