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Sentencing in Albany Misdemeanor Assault Case

Albany County District Attorney David Soares



Press Release

July 11, 2019



 Sentencing in Albany Misdemeanor

Assault Case


ALBANY, NY – District Attorney P. David Soares announced today that DANIEL WILKINS, 25, of Albany, was sentenced to 11 months in the Albany County Correctional Facility, before the Honorable Joshua Farrell in Albany City Court this morning.

On April 18, 2019, WILKINS was found guilty after a jury trial of (1) Count of Assault in the Third Degree, a Class A Misdemeanor, and (4) Counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, each Class A Misdemeanors.

The jury found that on July 5, 2018, while at a residence on Grand Street in the City of Albany, WILKINS, caused physical injury to the victim when he intentionally threw her on the ground. During this physical altercation, children were present in the home.

Assistant District Attorney Brenda Baddam of Albany City Court prosecuted this case.

For more information please contact Cecilia Walsh at (518) 275-4710 or [email protected]