Landlord Arrested After Allegedly Shooting Tenant During Dispute

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FARMERSVILLE – A Cattaraugus County landlord is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting his tenant during a dispute late last week.

New York State Police say Daniel Langdon Jr., 51 of Little Valley, was arrested following a dispute on State Route 98 in the Town of Farmersville just after 6 p.m. on Friday.

Police allege that Langdon got into a physical altercation with his tenant, a 40-year-old man.

During the altercation, troopers say Langdon pulled a legally owned 9 mm pistol and shot the victim multiple times.

The victim was air lifted to Erie County Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.

Langdon is charged with attempted murder, an A-Felony, and first-degree assault with intent to cause serious injury with a weapon.

Police said he was arrested, processed, arraigned and remanded to the Cattaraugus County Jail on $25,000 cash bail.


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