On December 8th, 2020 the Little Falls Police Department arrested QUINTIN PALUMBO, a 20-year-old male from Little Falls, and charged him with the following:

  • Assault in the 1st degree (Class B felony)
  • Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (Class C felony)
  • Criminal use of a firearm 1st degree (Class B felony)

Palumbo was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. No additional arrests are expected in this matter.

The investigation was led by Officer Matthew Wright with the assistance of the Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office.

The victim has been released from the hospital and continues to recover from the injuries sustained. The victim’s name will not be released.