Attorney General James Announces Arrest and Arraignment of Correction Officer on Murder and Manslaughter Charges

Dion Middleton Was Off-Duty When He Allegedly Fatally Shot an 18-Year-Old in the Bronx NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced the arrest and arraignment of Dion Middleton, 45, of the Bronx, on charges of Murder in the Second Degree and Manslaughter in the First and Second Degrees in connection with the shooting death of Raymond Chaluisant , 18. Dion Middleton is a Correction Officer with the New York City Department of Correction (DOC). Middleton was arraigned today before Judge Jeffrey Zimmerman of Bronx Criminal Court. Judge Zimmerman sets bail at $1 million bond or partially secured bond, with $500,000 cash or credit card alternatives. “My office is committed to a thorough and transparent investigation of every case where an officer of the law may have…
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