Arrest made in Ballston officer-involved shooting from June

An arrest has been made in connection with an officer-involved shooting in Ballston last June.

State police arrested 27-year-old Joseph Mrozek. He’s from Malta.

Police say back on June 11, he fired a shotgun near a home, threatening to harm himself, then ran inside a home.

Crisis negotiators spent 12 hours trying to get him out.

Police say when he did, he came out holding a shotgun. Police say when Mrozek refused to drop the gun, an officer fired one round.

Mrozek surrendered himself to state police. He was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.