Sheriff Lansing reports that on 3/27/2015, Investigators from the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office arrested Roshane D. Henry, age 24 of Bronx, NY for three separate counts of Assault in the Second Degree, a class D Felony.
The arrest stems from an incident that occurred on 03/15/2015 inside of the Tompkins County Jail, where Henry had been remanded on unrelated criminal charges from Ithaca City Court. Investigators alleged that Henry became combative with correction officers, fighting with correction officers by kicking and punching. As a result of the incident, three correction officers were injured and were taken to Cayuga Medical Center for medical treatment. All three correction officers were treated and released. No additional information will be released in regards to injuries or names.
Henry was arraigned today before Judge Banfield of the Town of Lansing Court for the Assault charges. Henry has been remanded to the Tompkins County Jail with no bail being set.