Man who hid from police in attic enters guilty plea
(ABC 6 News) – A Rochester man who was arrested after barricading himself in a garage attic and threatening to set the building on fire entered a guilty plea Thursday.
Matthew James Miller, 44, pleaded guilty to violating a harassment restraining order and fleeing police.
Miller was accused of 7 charges in four separate 2020 and 2022 cases.
All other charges, including sale of marijuana, another count of violating a restraining order, and several driving without license or proof of insurance will be dismissed.
Miller will receive one year of unsupervised probation and agreed to pay $390 in fines and legal fees.