Lyons man threatens family with sword, arrested on domestic violence charges

A Lyons man was arrested on Thursday following an investigation into a domestic violence incident.

Winston Sharpe, 20, was arrested in Sodus for harassment in the second degree, criminal trespass in the second degree, criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree, menacing in the second degree and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

Deputies say Sharpe entered the home of a family member to retrieve belongings when a fight occurred.

Sharpe allegedly kicked a family member down a flight of stairs and displayed a sword threatening while near children under the age of 17.

He was arraigned in the Town of Gates and released on his own recognizance.

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