Saugerties police detectives arrested Miguel Hernandez, 28, of Main Street, Saugerties, following a home invasion call on Montgomery St. early Saturday morning.
The home owner, a 20-year-old female, was alone in the residence with her four-month-old son when Hernandez entered the residence, said police. The woman confronted him, and a physical altercation ensued that left Hernandez with a bloody nose. The woman wasn’t injured. Upon arrival, police said they found Hernandez intoxicated and dazed from the altercation. Hernandez was transported by ambulance to the Kingston Hospital and treated for his injuries, then brought to the police station for processing. He was charged with second-degree attempted burglary, a felony, and arraigned before Judge Robert Rightmyer in the Village of Saugerties Court. He was remanded to the Ulster County Jail in Lieu of $20,000 cash bail.