The Deer Park man shot and stunned with a Taser by Suffolk police last month was arraigned Thursday on a felony charge of menacing a police officer.

Eric Bohlsen, 40, was held on a $10,000 cash or $25,000 bond bail.

He had been shot in the abdomen Oct. 9 in the apartment he shares with his father, Edward, 79.

Bohlsen, who has schizophrenia, had threatened to cut off his father's head, police said. When officers arrived, he threatened them with a knife, led them on a chase to the next-door property, a trucking company, where he dropped the knife, police said.

Eventually, officers found him in the a bedroom of his apartment, police said, and in the dimly lit area, Bohlsen lunged toward two officers, leading one to shoot and the other to stun him with a Taser.

Bohlsen, who was released from the hospital Wednesday, was represented by Legal Aid at arraignment, said Aaron Gudema of Holbrook, a family friend who took the father to the arraignment in First District Court in Central Islip.

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Gudema said Bohlsen has lost 35 pounds since being shot and looks "like he got out of a prisoner of war camp."

"He's not a violent person," Gudema said. "He looks menacing, but he's not."