April 7, 2017
CANISTEO, NY – Two Canisteo Brothers are facing serious charges, after an argument with a person who showed up at their residence to collect a debt. Officials with the New York State Police report that George Chipman is accused of pointing a gun at the victim and pulling the trigger, Chipman is charged with 2nd degree attempted murder. Chipman’s brother, Gavin Bartlett, 53, is accused of menacing and criminal possession of a weapon, for allegedly brandishing the weapon.
State Police say that Chipman was remanded to Steuben County Jail, $5,000 bail, and Bartlett was remanded to Steuben County Jail, $1,000 bail.