For Immediate Release - January 09, 2014

Delaney arraigned in Superior Court in connection with Dalton accident

A Washington man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on several charges.  30 year old JONATHAN J. DELANEY (1203 South Washington Road) appeared before Judge Daniel Ford. 

DELANEY had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of OPERATING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL, OPERATING TO ENDANGER CAUSING SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, one (1) count of OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE ELECTRONIC MESSAGING and one (1) count of FAILURE TO STAY WITHIN MARKED LANES.  Judge Ford set bail at $3,500 cash or $35,000 surety. 

The charges stem from a two vehicle accident in Dalton on November 23, 2013 that injured a 70 year old woman, the operator of the other car. 

The investigation was conducted by members of the Dalton Police Department.