Police Blotter

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Two men charged with grand larceny AMSTERDAM — Timothy L. Porter, 43, of Gloversville and Timothy C. Beldon, 29, of Johnstown were charged by state police on Wednesday with fourth-degree grand larceny for the alleged theft of an item with a value greater than $1,000. Arrest made for ...

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Active arrest warrant, obstruction of breath GLOVERSVILLE — Dustin J. Sparks, 50, of Yale St., was taken into custody on an active arrest warrant by city police on Thursday at 3:26 a.m. The arrest warrant for Sparks was issued by City Court stemming from a criminal obstruction of breathing ...

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Police: Man charged with petit larceny JOHNSTOWN — Jeremy M. Ramsay, 25, of 4293 Route 30, Amsterdam, was charged by city police at 7:40 p.m. Friday with petit larceny, a misdemeanor. Police said he was charged at AutoZone Auto Parts, 200 N. Comrie Ave., where he was employed. Police said ...

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Area woman charged with assault, mischief GLOVERSVILLE — Kayla Carey, 26, of Steele Avenue, was charged with two counts of second-degree assault, criminal possession of a weapon, criminal mischief and four counts of endangering the welfare of a child by city police on July 10 at 8:15 ...

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Man faces charges after traffic stop MAYFIELD — Corey J. Sumpter, 26, no address given, was charged by Fulton County sheriff‘s deputies at 1:38 a.m. Saturday with driving while intoxicated, criminal possession of a firearm, and other vehicle and traffic violations. Deputies said he was ...

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Fireworks lead to disorderly charge GLOVERSVILLE—Eric S. Sleezer, 37, of 268 S. Main St., was charged with disorderly conduct by city police on July 3 at 10:20 p.m. While on patrol, officers observed a large amount of smoke and loud, popping noises coming from the area of 268 S. Main St. ...

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Police: Man alleged to have abused child GLOVERSVILLE — Brandon H. LeBarron, 37, of 15 Allen St. Apt. 2, was charged with first-degree sexual abuse, a class D felony, by city police on Tuesday. Officers said on May 9 the Gloversville Police Department Detective Division was contacted by ...

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Area woman picked up on bench warrant JOHNSTOWN — Betty D. Clifton, 23, of 102 North St., Gloversville, was arrested by city police at 9:23 a.m. Saturday on a warrant. Police said she was arrested on a valid bench warrant out of City Court. She will appear later in City Court. Man ...

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Man charged after alleged trespassing JOHNSTOWN — Oliver J. Southworth, 27, of 67 Broad St., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 5:22 p.m. Sunday with trespass, a violation. Police said he was charged at 118 E. Clinton St. for allegedly going into that building after the ...

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Police: Woman failed to appear in court GLOVERSVILLE — Tasha L. Leach, 36, of 3600 Route 5, Fonda, was taken into custody by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on an active bench warrant from the city on Thursday at 6 p.m. Deputies located Leach after it was learned that she had an ...

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Local man charged criminal possession GLOVERSVILLE—John J. O’Brien III, 39, of 58 Otsego St., Canajoharie, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance by city police on July 3 at 8:50 p.m. Officers responded to 355 N. Main St., Century Linen, for the ...

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Local man taken in on active warrant GLOVERSVILLE—Edward E. Hickok, 26, of 138 Fremont St., was taken into custody on an active bench warrant by city police on Monday at 5:01 a.m. City police located Hickok walking away from a reported domestic dispute on Woodside Avenue. Hickok had an ...

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Man charged with assaulting victim GLEN — Gerald Sampson, 35, of Fultonville, was charged by state police on Sunday after a domestic dispute turned physical in front of a 15-year-old child. It’s alleged that a verbal dispute turned physical with Sampson striking the victim and ...

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Driver’s BAC nearly three times the limit GLEN — John K. Cassidy II, 54, of Fonda was charged by Montgomery County sheriff deputies with aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated, speeding in a posted zone and uninspected motor vehicle on Monday. Cassidy’s ...

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Man accused of May 15 assault GLOVERSVILLE—Emory L. Ostrander, 48, of 144 Myrtle Ave., was taken into custody by city police on an active arrest warrant by city police on June 30. The warrant was issued out of City Court for a misdemeanor charge of third-degree attempted assault for an ...

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Area woman charged on bench warrant CANAJOHARIE — Stephanie Mickles, 34, of 116 S. Main St., Central Bridge was charged on June 16 by Montgomery Count sheriff's deputies on a bench warrant for failure to pay. Mickles was processed and arraigned in the Village Court. She was remanded to ...

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Man allegedly throws hamster NORTHVILLE — On Thursday, a 34-year-old Northville man was arrested by Fulton County Sheriff’s Deputies following a family offense that occurred in the village. Benjamin A. Manieri of 411 Bridge St. was charged following an investigation by sheriff’s ...

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Area woman picked up for petit larceny GLOVERSVILLE—Joyce I. Harris, 32, of 110 Bleecker St., was charged with petit larceny by city police on Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. Police allege that Harris stole three gazebos and two children patio sets from a business in the city. Harris was located ...

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Man allegedly had child pornography AMSTERDAM — The state police in Fonda arrested 32-year-old Kyle F. Korona of Amsterdam for possession of a sexual performance of a child less than 16 years of age and promoting a sexual performance by a child less than 17 years of age on Thursday. A ...

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Police discover marijuana plants COBLESKILL — State police in Cobleskill arrested a Canajoharie man for multiple offenses following a landlord tenant dispute that led to the discovery of a marihuana grow on Wednesday. Troopers arrested Richard Baldwin-Pine, 48, charging him with ...