Police: Auburn man damaged hotel with fire extinguisher

An Auburn man is facing criminal charges after police said he beat a hotel room door with a fire extinguisher and activated it.

The Auburn Police Department said Martin D. Homick, 46, of 304 S. Seward Ave., intentionally beat on the door of a room in the Finger Lakes Inn early Tuesday, causing damage. He also allegedly activated the fire extinguisher, spraying the hotel hallway with its contents.

Police said the hotel was evacuated. The incident, according to the arrest report, occurred around 1:22 a.m.

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