Press Release - Assualt 2nd Arrest while confined in Correctional Facility
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On 12/01/14 at 11:30 am Seneca County Sheriff Office Investigators arrested Benjamin M. Greenfield age 32 currently incarcerated by NYS Dept. of Corrections for assault 2nd degree and criminal obstruction of breathing. The charges are a result of an investigation into an incident that occurred in the Seneca County Jail while Greenfield was incarcerated there on July 2, 2014. Greenfield refused to lock into his cell when told to by Correction Officers and then started a fight with Officers where he had to be pepper sprayed. During the altercation Greenfield injured two Correction Officers by choking one and causing another a knee injury. He was arraigned in Seneca County Court and remanded back to State Prison until his to re-appear in Seneca County Court on January 5th, 2105 to answer to the charges.