Monticello, NY - Mayor Arrested after Striking Police Officer
Monticello, NY - Village police charged Mayor Gordon Jenkins with a misdemeanor and a violation, saying he threw a punch at another man and hit a police officer during an incident at his store.
Jenkins and his wife, Rochelle Massey, called to report two people causing a disturbance at Jenkins’ shop, G-Man Beauty Supplies, on Broadway, The Times Herald Record is reporting that Jenkins punched a man inside his store and also hit a police officer..
Police said Jenkins did not intend to hit the officer, but it’s not something police take lightly. He was released with appearance tickets.
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