Violent Domestic in Attica
Written by Dan Fischer on June 14, 2018
On June 9, 2018 at about 6:45 pm Officers of the Attica Police Department responded to a loud music complaint at 51 Washington Street. After resolving the loud music complaint Officers received a report from Wyoming County Community Hospital of a female victim of an assault was being treated in the Emergency Department.
The victim, initially falsely reported the location and suspects in the assault however through investigation it was determined the assault occurred at a party where the initial loud music complaint originated, 51 Washington Street.
With an uncooperative victim with significant injuries, Officers were able to determine that 27 year old Nathan Hopkins allegedly punched the female victim in the face then struck her in the head with a wooden object. Hopkins had fled the scene however was located at about 01:00 am in Silver Springs at the victim residence by the Wyoming County Sheriff Office and taken into custody without incident on an arrest warrant.
Hopkins was returned to the Village of Attica and arraigned in Attica Village Court on the above charges. Village of Attica Justice Perry issued a “Refrain From” Order of Protection on behalf of the victim. Bail was set at $2500.00 cash, $5,000.00 bond.
Hopkins was remanded to the Wyoming County Jail. His next court appearance is set for Monday, June 18, 2018 at 10:00 am.