LONG ISLAND, NY – A Riverhead man arrested for throwing a Molotov cocktail at his neighbor’s house on Sigal Avenue is scheduled for arraignment tomorrow (6/25) before State Supreme Court Justice William Condon.
Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said Monwell Wright, 21, allegedly ignited a glass bottle containing a flammable liquid and tossed it onto the north side Sigal Avenue on the night of June 14.
Monwell Wright, 21, is being charged with second degree attempted arson after allegedly igniting a glass bottle containing a flammable liquid and tossed it at his neighbor’s house.
The home was not damaged and police said the fire was extinguished upon their arrival.
Wright is charged with second degree attempted arson.
Justice Condon (fourth floor of the courthouse) will call the court calendar at 9:30 am.
The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Defendants are entitled to a fair trial with the burden on the prosecution to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.
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