BRIDGEPORT, N.Y. – A third man is facing charges in connection to a shooting at a home in the town of Vienna earlier this month.
Todd A. Estes, 42, and 35-year-old Nicholas C. Damanski were both charged after they two got into a fight during which Damanski allegedly shot Estes in the upper torso. According to police, it was Estes’ gun, but Damanski grabbed it during the altercation.
Both men are facing weapons charges, and Damanski was also charged with assault.
On Thursday, police arrested 33-year-old Brian D. Streeter, of Bridgeport, for allegedly selling the gun and ammunition to Estes in 2020 for $600.
Streeter is charged with:
- Criminal sale of a firearm
- Criminal possession of a weapon
- Criminal possession of a firearm
- Unlawful possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device
Streeter was taken to Oneida County jail for arraignment.