Inkom man arrested for attempted strangulation released on $20,000 bail

Clay David Bailey posted bail Jan. 11 and was released. | Bannock County Jail

POCATELLO — An Inkom man charged with attempted strangulation has been released on $20,000 bail.

Clay David Bailey, 47, posted bail on Jan. 11 after spending 10 days in Bannock County Jail.

Bailey was arrested on Jan. 1.

His preliminary hearing is scheduled for Jan. 25.

The crime of attempted strangulation carries a sentence of up to 15 years in prison and a fine of $50,000.