TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A grand jury has handed up a 3-rely indictment towards Rensselaer D.A. Joel Abelove on Friday.
Abelove has pleaded not responsible to the three counts. The prosecution says they’re prepared to maneuver ahead with trial.
The deadline for an indictment to be handed up relating to the investigation was Friday.
The investigation revolves across the DA’s dealing with of a lethal officer concerned capturing in April 2016.
The incident resulted within the demise of Edson Thevenin.
A grand jury was tasked with deciding if Abelove ought to face costs associated to the dealing with of the case.
NEWS10 ABC just lately discovered the grand jury did ship a sealed envelope to the Rensselaer County Courthouse.
Columbia County Decide Jonathan Nichols was assigned to supervise the grand jury testimony within the case. He presided when that envelope is opened.