Dad JOSEPH MCELHENY has pleaded not guilty following his indictment in the murder of his 4-month-old daughter.
INVISIBLE MOTHER ALERT.
Hoosick Falls father indicted for infant daughter's death
By KENNETH C. CROWE II Staff Writer
Published: 05:36 p.m., Friday, August 13, 2010
TROY -- Joseph McElheny, 31, of Hoosick Falls, pleaded not guilty Friday afternoon to allegedly killing his 4-month-old daughter in May.
McElheny entered his plea at his arraignment following the opening of a sealed indictment by Rensselaer County Court Judge Andrew Ceresia.
The grand jury indicted McElheny in the May 11 death of Ina Jane McElheny. McElheny was charged with felony counts of second-degree murder, second-degree manslaughter, three counts of second-degree assault and a misdemeanor count of endangering the welfare of a child.
McElheny was sent to the Rensselaer County Jail without bail.