SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A Schoharie man was arrested for allegedly possessing multiple firearms with a previous felony conviction, according to the New York State Police. Adam Hanlon, 41, faces multiple charges.

On Tuesday, around 7 p.m., police responded to a Schoharie home for reports of a domestic dispute. Police say after an investigation, they found a verbal argument took place and Hanlon reportedly pushed the victim.

Police say further investigation revealed multiple firearms in the house. Due to a previous felony conviction, Hanlon cannot legally possess the firearms, state police say.

No firearm was used during the dispute and no one was injured.


  • Fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon (four counts)
  • Second-degree harassment

Hanlon was taken to Cobleskill State Police for processing. He was turned over to the Schoharie County Correctional Facility to await arraignment.