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Police: Penn Yan man punched officer at S&S Hospital after incident

Police say that a 65-year-old Penn Yan resident who was being treated at an area hospital was arrested on multiple charges after punching an officer.

The Penn Yan Police Department reports that Raymond Hurlburt, 65, of Penn Yan was charged with second-degree harassment and unlawful possession of marijuana after helping EMS personnel on Maiden Lane.

Police say that while Hurlburt was at Soldiers & Sailors Hospital being treated for an injury – he punched an officer and was subsequently taken into custody.

He was also found to be in possession of marijuana and a glass smoking device. He was issued appearance tickets and will answer the charges at a later date.

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