Hyde Park man arrested for firing three rounds in apartment complex

HYDE PARK – State Police have arrested a Hyde Park man for allegedly firing three rounds from a 9mm shield semi-automatic pistol into an apartment wall.

Jeffrey Tompkins, 64, was charged with three felony counts of reckless endangerment in connection with the June 8 incident that occurred around 6:40 p.m.

Troopers from the Rhinebeck barracks were called to the scene on Pinebrook Drive for a report of gunfire and they found Tompkins, who was armed and had fired the shots in his apartment.

There were no reports of any injuries.

He surrendered without incident.

Tompkins was issued an appearance ticket returnable to Hyde Park Town Court.



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