State Police: Trooper arrested after falsely reporting incident while off-duty
Batavia, N.Y. – New York State Police say a trooper is facing charges after she allegedly falsely reported an incident while off-duty last month.
Brianna Smith, 25, is charged with offering a false instrument for filing and falsely reporting an incident.
State troopers say Smith reported a domestic incident on December 20 in Batavia. She allegedly told investigators she was menaced with a weapon.
Troopers say it was later determined a weapon was not displayed or used.
Smith was issued an appearance ticket for Batavia Town Court.