Man jailed in stabbing
MARINETTE – A Wisconsin man accused of stabbing a man in Marinette on New Year’s Day, remains lodged in the Marinette County Jail in lieu of a $100,000 cash bond.
James Andrew Mileski, 22, of Marinette, is charged with seven counts including aggravated battery intending to do great bodily harm involving a dangerous weapon.
The felony carries a maximum punishment of 20 years in prison and a $50,000 fine.
Mileski was arrested after allegedly assaulting two people at an apartment complex in Marinette on Jan. 1. He is scheduled for his initial appearance in Marinette County Circuit Court on Friday.
According to District Attorney Allen Brey’s criminal complaint against Mileski, the defendant stabbed a 36-year-old man with a knife several times after the man intervened in a fight between Mileski and his girlfriend. Mileski had punched the woman in the face, said Brey. The incident happened at around 4:30 a.m. on Jan. 1.
Mileski is also charged with attempted aggravated battery intending to do great bodily harm involving a dangerous weapon. He also is charged with the following five misdemeanors: battery, two counts of disorderly conduct; possession of marijuana; and possession of drug paraphernalia.