Thursday, May 26, 2016

Bath man accused of "beating" 10-month old child

An investigation conducted by the New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation has resulted in charges against a Bath resident. On Thursday, Zachariah E. Cole, 24, of 7103 E. Washington St Ext, Bath, NY was charged with Assault 2nd , a class “D” Felony, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and False Written Statement. State Police Investigator Thomas J. Khork says the arrest stems from an investigation into the alleged beating of a 10 month old infant in the Town of Bath. Cole was arraigned in the Town of Bath Court and remanded to the Steuben County Jail on $2,500 bail. Steuben County Child Protective Services assisted with the investigation.