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Fairfield County Man Shot By Sheriff's Deputies Gets Sent To Prison

Oct 3, 2017

A photo of the crime scene
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A Fairfield County judge has sentenced the Pleasantville man who threatened two sheriff's deputies with a gun last year to 4-and-1/2 years in prison. 3

0-year-old Nicholas Norton pleaded guilty to multiple charges. Prosecutors say a mental health evaluation shows Norton was likely dealing with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder when he threatened the deputies who responded to a domestic disturbance report at his home. Norton, who was shot by one of the deputies, served with the U.S military  in Afghanistan.