Alleged Lee Zeldin attempted attacker charged with felony, immediately released just as congressman predicted

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By Brie Stimson
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Picture Courtesy: Fox News

A man who allegedly attacked Rep. Lee Zeldin, R-N.Y., with a sharp object at a campaign stop in Perinton, New York, Thursday evening was charged with a felony and released from custody within hours of his arrest, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department said. 

The suspect, identified as David G. Jakubonis, 43 of Fairport, N.Y., was charged with attempted assault in the second degree.

He was arraigned in Perinton Town Court and released on his own recognizance, the sheriff’s department said.

Publish : 2022-07-22 17:16:00

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