WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Jefferson County grand jury has indicted a 50 year old Harrisville man in connection with an assault on a woman.
Jeffrey Kiggins was arrested last November after being accused of breaking into a town of Watertown home, holding a woman down, and choking her.
The grand jury indicted him on the following counts:
- second-degree burglary
- second-degree strangulation
- second-degree assault (2 counts)
- second-degree reckless endangerment
- third-degree assault
- fourth-degree criminal mischief
Last November, Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies said Kiggins broke down the door at an Ives Street Road Extension home, pushed a woman to the floor and choked her while sitting on top of her.
According to the indictment, Kiggins struck the woman’s head repeatedly against a car door.
Last November, Kiggins was ordered held on $15,000 bail or $30,000 bond. He posted bail and was released.