CBS 6 Albany, NY:
Sheriff praises Soldier On inmates for stopping assault on officer
ALBANY - Craig Apple from the Albany County Sheriffs says a 41 year old man is facing assault charges, accused of assaulting an officer.The officer was supervising a group of inmates participating in a Soldier On Program when, according to police, 41 year old Drew Crowley kicked the officer in the chest, then attempted to assault the officer.
Sheriff Apple says Crowley was not a participant in the Soldier On Program and was only in the area of their housing unit to make a phone call, which police say he became irate after that call.
Crowley was charged with Assault in the Second Degree and arraigned in the Town of Colonie Court and was remanded back to the Albany County Correctional Facility in lieu of $15,000 bail.
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