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New Hartford police investigate underage drinking party and uncover another violation

By WKTV News

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV)-- New Hartford police say they broke up an underage drinking party over the weekend and uncovered another crime.     

Police arrested 19-year-old Jeffrey Kolek for striking another person with a machete knife. Police say the two had gotten into a fight as people were leaving the party.

The victim suffered multiple cuts on his back from the attack.

Kolek is now facing criminal possession of a weapon, menacing, and harrassment charges. He is due back in the Town of New Hartford at a later date.

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