26 March 2020
 
  
 NEW YORK STATE POLICE
 Major James C. Michael
 Troop F Commander
 

  
PRESS RELEASE
 
On March 25, 2020, State Police Liberty arrested Cody Yaun. age 31 of Liberty, for Sexual Abuse 1st degree (felony), Burglary 2nd degree (felony) and Criminal Obstruction of Breathing (misdemeanor). Investigation revealed that Yaun broke into the apartment of a woman and attempted to strangle and sexually assault her. The victim was able to free herself after pulling away and scratching Yaun in the face. He fled the residence. He was located a short time later by troopers as he attempted to hide in a wooded area and taken into custody. He was arraigned in Thompson Town Court and remanded to Sullivan County Jail.
 

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