New City man indicted for alleged murder, assault

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The New City man accused of murdering a security guard at an Ulster County rehab center was indicted today.

Richard Giga was indicted by a grand jury on murder and assault charges for allegedly stabbing a guard at a drug and alcohol treatment center in Ellenville last month and then stabbing a nurse he took hostage.

Giga was a patient at the facility at the time. He is being held without bail at the Ulster County Jail.

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