Boots used as weapon
September 12, 2019
A man accused of strangling his girlfriend and then kicking her in the face with a steal-toed boot claims he’s innocent.
Jeramia Rael, 40, of Green River, pleaded not guilty at an arraignment in the Third District of Judge Richard Lavery to one felony count of aggravated assault and battery, one felony count of strangulation of a household member and one misdemeanor count of domestic battery. If found guilty of all three, he could face a maximum prison sentence of 20 years in prison six months in jail and a total fine of $20,750. A jury trial has been scheduled to take place Oct. 15 at 9...