Second Massena man charged after woman was allegedly shot in face with pellet gun in Brasher
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 11:45 am

Updated noon Aug. 9 to correct spelling of suspect's last name

MASSENA — A second man has been charged in connection with shooting a female with a pellet gun on Aug. 6, according to state police.

Alex M. Danboise, 27, was charged with assault, felony, and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, felony, at 12:51 p.m. on Francis St., police said.

He was ordered held, troopers said.

Jordan R. Wheeler, 23, was previously charged with third-degree assault related to the incident that allegedly took place Aug. 6, around 2 p.m.

Troopers responded to a residence on County Route 53 in the town of Brasher for a report of a female victim assaulted with a pellet gun.

State police were assisted by the Massena Police Department.

The victim was treated at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital for her injuries.