Judge sets bail at $75K for Medina man arraigned on first-degree assault
ALBION – A Medina man who allegedly brutally beat up another man and then left the scene without calling for an ambulance was arraigned in Orleans County Court today on charges of first-degree assault, which could carry a maximum of 25 years in state prison.
Jessy Miller, 30, of 525 West Ave., Apartment 2, allegedly beat up another person on Dec. 17 during a party at Ricky Place in Medina.
The victim was hospitalized and had to be put in a coma as part of his recovery, according to the District Attorney’s Office.
Miller has several past charges, including an assault, menacing with a weapon, weapons, refusing to obey court orders, and also has a failure to appear in court, Judge James Punch said during the arraignment.
The judge set bail at $75,000 given that criminal history.
Miller is represented by attorney Nathan Pace, who said Miller is a low flight risk and doesn’t need a high bail.
In another arraignment today in Court Court, Daniel F. Heberle, 45, of 17255 Lakeshore Rd. in Hamlin appeared in court on charges of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the first degree and for misdemeanor driving while intoxicated.
He was charged on Jan. 28 and allegedly had a Blood Alcohol Content of 0.14 percent. H e was stopped on Norway Road in Kendall.