Accused Murderer Arraigned in Medford
Merlin Elmo Bound was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on charges of murder, robbery and assault in the death of Frank Ronald Damiano, also known as Tony Della Penna.
Bound was ordered to be held without bail. A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for October 23rd. He appeared at the arraignment via video.
Damiano was found dead in his home in the Bear Creek Mobile Home Park on Corral Lane in Ashland the afternoon of October 10th when Jackson County Sheriff’s deputies conducted and welfare check.