Deputies: Steuben man threatened person with a weapon during a fight

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 60-year-old Avoca resident following an investigation into a fight.

Deputies report that Thomas Parsels, 60, threatened another person with a weapon and then struck the individual.




Parsels was charged with criminal possession of a weapon, menacing, and harassment.

Parsels was arraigned and released to return to local court at a later date.