An Auburn man is facing a number of charges after a ‘dangerous’ incident unfolded at a bar late-Saturday, according to police.
Officers were called to Swaby’s on South St. after a receiving a complaint that a person had a knife. When they arrived on-scene there were customers outside yelling that a person inside the bar had a knife.
The suspect was located, and identified by police as Michael Maunder, 28, of Auburn. He was fighting with bouncers and customers. During the investigation- police say Maunder threatened two people at the bar and took property from one of the victims.
The 28-year-old was charged with first-degree robbery and third-degree grand larceny. He was also charged with a number of misdemeanor counts of criminal possession of a weapon, menacing, resisting arrest, and obstructing governmental administration.
He was processed and will answer the charges at a later date. The Auburn Police Department thanked bouncers and customers who assisted with taking Maunder into custody.Want the latest headlines in your inbox each morning? Click here to sign up for our Morning Edition and Sunday Insight newsletters. They are dedicated to keeping you in the know. You can also download the FingerLakes1.com App for Android (All Android Devices) or iOS (iPhone, iPad)