The following cases were heard in Edgartown District Court.

Oct. 7

Diego L. Bunuel, 47, of Paris, France, was arraigned on a July 13, 2017 charge in Aquinnah of rape. Defendant released on payment of $10,000 cash bail and with further conditions. Probable cause hearing scheduled for Jan. 20, 2023.

Robert W. Kuiken, 27, of New Hartford, N.Y. was arraigned on Oct. 2 charges in Oak Bluffs of assault and battery on a family or household member and strangulation or suffocation. Defendant released on payment of $1,000 bail and with further conditions of no abuse of alleged victim Pretrial hearing scheduled for Jan. 13, 2023.

Nelson R. Tuck, 41, of West Tisbury, was arraigned on Oct. 1 charges in Oak Bluffs of disorderly conduct and two charges of threatning to commit a crime. Defendant released on $200 bail and with further condition to stay away from Martha’s Vineyard Chowder Company, Pretrial hearing scheduled for Dec. 19.