SUFFERN – A Suffern man is charged with assault, strangulation and criminal contempt, all as felonies after an alleged attack on a woman in a wooded area behind the former Rockland Drive-In Theater on Route 59 in Monsey.
The incident occurred at about 8:45 p.m. on Saturday, May 28. The 24-year-old victim was treated and released from Good Samaritan Hospital’s emergency room.
The woman said she knew the suspect and she could identify him. As a result of an investigation, Ramapo Police arrested Emmanuel Jean Tenemille, 43, and charged him. He was sent to the Rockland County Jail in lieu of $5,000 bail.