Thursday, April 21, 2016

Man convicted of felony assault after Cattaraugus County jury trial

Lori Pettit Rieman, Cattaraugus County District Attorney, reported the following activity in Cattaraugus County Court on Thursday, April 14, 2016:
JOHNATHAN WRIGHT, 21, of Randolph, New York, was found guilty, after a three day jury trial conducted by Amber L. Kerling, First Assistant District Attorney, of Assault in the Second Degree, a class D felony and Harassment in the Second Degree, a violation.  The incident occurred on August 9, 2015, when the defendant caused physical injury to another person by means of a deadly weapon or dangerous weapon.  Sentencing is scheduled for June 13, 2016.