Police Blotter

Tri-county blotter

Traffic stop leads to marijuana charge OPPENHEIM — John M. Gallt, 30, of Dolgeville was charged on Oct. 14 with unlawful possession of marijuana by state police. Man charged with growing cannabis EPHRATAH — Andrew T. Duesler, 58, of St. Johnsville, was charged by state police on ...

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Man charged with pot possession JOHNSTOWN — Jonathan R. Sweet, 23, of 22 S. Kingsboro Ave., was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on Oct. 6 with unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies said he was charged at 9:05 p.m. on Willie Road in the town. He allegedly was in ...

Dennis A. Dacorsi Jr.

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Man charged with resisting arrest GLOVERSVILLE —A city man is facing a number of charges following both a domestic violence incident and resisting arrest according to city police. Dennis A. Dacorsi Jr., 45, of 3 Carpenter St. was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, third-degree ...

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Woman accused of striking child in face GLOVERSVILLE — A city woman is facing charges after city police said she struck a child in the face several times. Julie M. Dress, 47, of 72 Spring St., Apartment 8, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child by city police on Friday. ...

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Traffic stop leads to DWI, pot charges BROADALBIN — Robert G. Terrell, 32, of Broadalbin, was charged by state police on Oct. 7 with unlawful possession of marijuana, having a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher and driving while intoxicated. Driver charged with driving ...

Feathers

Tri-county blotter 10/13

Man charged with incest BROADALBIN — A Broadalbin man was arrested by state police on Thursday and charged with third-degree incest. Eric J. Feathers, 33, of Broadalbin, was charged in the incident and released on an appearance ticket. According to a news release, state ...

Billy W. Singleton

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Domestic incident leads to charges GLOVERSVILLE —Billy W. Singleton, 35, of 259 S. Main St. was charged with third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child by city police on Sunday. Officers said they were called to Singleton's address for a report of a physical family ...

Tri-county blotter 10/11

Man charged with misusing food stamps JOHNSTOWN — Daniel M. Baird, 42, listed as homeless, was arrested by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Sept. 29 on a warrant. He was arrested on an active warrant from City Court. Deputies said he was involved in an incident in the city of ...

Tri-county blotter 10/10

Traffic stop leads to marijuana charge JOHNSTOWN — Brandon M. Mabb, 18, of 4560 Route 10, Palatine, was charged by city police at 8:41 p.m. Sept. 27 with an equipment violation (headlight) and unlawful possession of marijuana. Police said he was charged on Washington Street. He ...

Tri-county blotter 10/09

Man charged with grand larceny JOHNSTOWN — Andrew S. Rutauskas, 31, of 43 Grove St., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 28 with third-degree grand larceny, criminal possession of stolen property, and second-degree criminal impersonation. Police said he was ...

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Alabama man dies in one-car accident GLEN — An Alabama man died Thursday following a one vehicle accident on the Thruway. State Police said at around 11:43 a.m., they were dispatched to investigate a serious injury motor vehicle accident on I-90, westbound, in the town. The ...

Tri-county blotter 10/07

Man jailed on $30K bail for grand larceny GLOVERSVILLE — A Mayfield man is facing a felony larceny charge after city police said he took money for a service he never performed. Brian K. Hayes, 45, of 142 Buda Drive was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny on Thursday. Officers ...

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Failure to dim lights leads to pot charges PERTH — Hussain L. Williamson, 24, of Fort Hunter, was charged on Sept. 29, by state police with unlawful possession of marijuana, failure to dim lights and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. Driver charged with unlicensed ...

Nourse

Tri-county blotter 10/05

Woman charged with prostitution FONDA —A village woman is facing charges after state police say she solicited sexual favors for money while her child was present. Alicia M. Nourse, 29, was charged with prostitution and endangering the welfare of a child on Tuesday. Troopers said an ...

Violet E. Bienkowski, left, and Justan E. Knapp, right.

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Two charged with selling stolen property JOHNSTOWN — State police in Mayfield arrested two people after they allegedly sold stolen property to the Pine Street Antique Gallery. Police charged Justan E. Knapp, 32, and Violet E. Bienkowski, 51, both from Utica, with third-degree criminal ...

Mongato

Tri-county blotter 10/03

Man charged with passing fake $100 GLOVERSVILLE — A city man was charged after city police said he used a fake $100 bill to pay for items. Anthony J. Mongato, 52, of 20 Second Ave. was charged with petit larceny on Thursday. Officers said they were called to Cumberland Farms on North ...

Tri-county blotter 10/01

Man arrested on grand larceny GLOVERSVILLE —Jonathan D. Betz, 22, of 12 W. Fulton St. was taken into custody on an arrest warrant by city police on Thursday. Officers said Betz was located and taken into custody on an active warrant issued out the Palatine Town Court in Montgomery County ...

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Man charged with grand larceny PALATINE — Jonathan Betz, 22, of 12 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, on Sept. 27, by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies, assisted by Gloversville police, for third-degree grand larceny. Betz was arraigned at Palatine court and held on a $2,500 bail. He is ...

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Husband, wife both arrested on same day JOHNSTOWN — A city couple were arrested this week on warrants, facing different charges from the Fulton County Sheriff’s Department. Deputies said the couple were both remanded to the county jail Tuesday. Charged were: Matthew L. Winney, 37, and ...

Joshua S. Hodgson

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Man accused of intimidating victim GLOVERSVILLE —A man has been charged after city police said he threatened a domestic violence victim. Joshua S. Hodgson, 36, of 250 Bunker Hill Road in Mayfield was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, third-degree intimidating a victim and ...