An Oneida man is facing several felony charges after allegedly injuring multiple people and a pet with his wheelchair.
Randal J. West, 53, of Oneida, was arrested Thursday and charged with three counts of aggravated assault, aggravated cruelty to an animal, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and public intoxication.
West was allegedly intoxicated when he went on a rampage in the parking lot of the Oneida Family Motel — formerly Tobe’s Motel — with his motorized wheelchair.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and address to which your newspaper is mailed to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email email@example.com or call 423-569-6343.
The complete story can be found in the Oct. 12, 2017 print edition of the Independent Herald.