Troopers say 25-year old Brianna Smith, of Batavia, was off-duty when she responded to a domestic incident in Batavia last month. Smith said she was threatened with a weapon but investigators determined that did not happen.

A New York State trooper is facing charges for allegedly falsely reporting she was threatened with a weapon.

Troopers say 25-year old Brianna Smith, of Batavia, was off-duty when she responded to a domestic incident in Batavia last month.

Smith reported she was threatened with a weapon, but investigators determined that a weapon was never displayed or used in the incident. Smith was subsequently arrested.