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Posted on: April 21, 2023

Incarcerated Whitehall man charged with felonies

Damien Beayon

Date of Incident: Tuesday, April 11, 2023 

Time of Incident: 11:19hrs 

Incident Location: 399 Broadway (Washington County Jail) 

Township: Fort Edward 

Case # 2023-005460 

INDIVIDUALS INVOLVED: Damien Beayon Age:37 Address: Whitehall, NY 

INCIDENT SUMMARY: According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Damien Beayon for Assault in the 2nd Degree, a class D Felony, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd, a class D Felony, and Promoting Prison Contraband 1st, a class D Felony after an investigation into an assault that occurred on April 11th, 2023, inside the Washington County Jail. Beayon was found to have assaulted another incarcerated individual and caused physical injury to said individual. Beayon was arraigned in Washington County Centralized Arraignment and will appear in the Town of Fort Edward Court at a later date.

Charges Filed: Assault in the 2nd Degree Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree Promoting Prison Contraband 1st Degree 

Officer (s) Handling: Investigator Corbet Sullivan, Investigator Terry Markham 

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