Rensselaer County D.A. will receive a bench trial
June 07, 2018 04:28 PM
A district attorney's perjury trial will be a bench trial.
The state Attorney General's office tells NewsChannel 13 Rensselaer County D.A. Joel Abelove has waived his right to a jury trial.
Abelove is charged with perjury and official misconduct for his handling of an investigation into a deadly officer-involved shooting in Troy.
Abelove has pleaded not guilty. His trial is set to begin June 20.
Updated: June 07, 2018 04:28 PM
Created: June 07, 2018 03:22 PM
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