EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. – Police say they arrested a man on several charges thanks to an aware motel employee.
Danial Stanley Jr., 33, of East Nassau, was arrested on Monday for assaulting a female acquaintance.
Police say they received a phone call from the motel manager who told authorities, they overheard a female guest attempting to call 9-1-1 from the motel's lobby telephone. However, the manager saw Stanley approach the woman and disconnect the call.
Stanley allegedly took the woman back to a room at the motel which is when the clerk contacted police.
The man was arrested around 5:30 a.m. and was arraigned in East Greenbush town Court on charged of Unlawful Imprisonment in the 2nd Degree, Obstructing Breathing or Airway, Unlawfully Disable a Device to Prevent an Emergency Call and Harassment in the 1st Degree. Bail has been set to $2,500.00 and Stanley was remanded to the County Jail.