East Nassau man faces assault charges

Posted at: 10/25/2013 1:33 PM
Updated at: 10/25/2013 2:31 PM
By: WNYT Staff

Daniel Stanley, Jr.
Daniel Stanley, Jr.
Photo: East Greenbush Police Department

EAST GREENBUSH – An East Nassau man is facing assault charges.

Police say 33-year-old Daniel Stanley, Jr. tried to obstruct the victim's breathing, while at Econo Lodge on Columbia Turnpike.

Police say he also tried to block the victim from calling 911. A hotel employee got in touch with police.

Stanley was sent to the Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of bail.