May 28, 2013 —
Monticello police arrested three persons on Thursday 5/23/13 as part of an ongoing investigation into a reported gang assault upon a 36 year-old Monticello man that occurred on Wednesday 5/1/13 at 10:45 pm in a residence on high street in the village of Monticello.
Arrested and charged with felony gang assault in the 2nd degree were Owen Horace (22), Chantel Gaylord (26) and Gina Tillman (24) all of Monticello. The victim reported to Monticello police that the defendants while acting in concert with several other persons did repeatedly strike him with their fists and also with a bar stool during the incident.
The victim required medical treatment at C.R.M.C. for his injuries that included a nasal fracture. The defendants were arraigned before Sullivan county court judge Michael McGuire and remanded to the Sullivan county jail. Bail for Tillman and Gaylord was set at $5,000.00 cash or $25,000 security bond. Horace was remanded with no bail. An investigation is continuing and additional arrests are possible.