Busti Man Faces Assault Charge In Suspected Domestic Incident

BUSTI – Tyler A. johnson, 27, of Busti, has been charged by Lakewood-Busti police with second-degree assault and other charges following an alleged domestic incident at about 2 p.m. Monday at 1974 Hoag Road.
Police allege that Johnson assaulted a female and held her against her will. Police said they suspected other alleged criminal activity and obtained a search warrant. Police executed the warrant with the assistance of the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force and the Chautauqua County SWAT Team.
Johnson was also charged with criminal obstruction of breath/blood circulation, second-degree unlawful imprisonment and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Police said more charges are pending. Johnson was arraigned and remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail.