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Thursday, January 16, 2014

Olean Man Still on the Loose

A 23-year-old man Olean man is still on the run after allegedly assaulting a woman outside Cuba Town Court Tuesday night.

Cuba Police and state police attempted to take Giovanni Salmonson into custody after they say he attacked the woman outside the courthouse, but he ran into a wooded area. The state police K-9 officer lost his trail in a creek bed.

Authorities believe he is still in the Cuba and Olean area. He is considered armed and dangerous and is wanted on a felony warrant for intimidation of a witness and criminal obstruction of breathing.

The woman, who is a witness in a case against him, wasn’t hurt.

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