Man Accused In Ripley Physical Assault

App users, tap here to watch video report.

RIPLEY – A 33-year-old man is accused of physically assaulting a person who, at the time of the alleged attack, was holding an infant.







The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to an address on South State Street in Ripley for a reported physical altercation around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.

It is alleged that a male subject, identified as James Murray, struck another individual in the residence,  while that person was holding an infant.







Murray was charged with harassment and endangering the welfare of a child.

Once in custody Murray was searched and allegedly found to be in possession of a controlled substance.













He was transported to the Chautauqua County Jail to await arraignment.

 

Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WNY News Now mobile app on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

 

Have a news tip? Email newsdesk@WNYNewsNow.com, send us a message on Facebook, or Twitter.

WNY News Now encourages an open exchange of opinions and ideas on our stories, however, we ask everyone to follow our comment policy.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.