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Rochester man sentenced in bleach attack

Ricky Ellis

Gets jail time and probation.

Posted: May 7, 2018 3:05 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A man is sentenced after police say he attacked a women with bleach.

Ricky Lee Ellis, 29 of Rochester, pleaded guilty to threats of violence and theft of a motor vehicle for an incident on December 9, 2017, where Rochester police say he beat a woman and poured bleach on her.

On Monday, Ellis was given 57 days in jail, five years of probation and must either pay a $500 fine or perform 50 hours of community work service.

For previous coverage of this story, click here.

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