Tri-county blotter

Woman faces more felonies

AMSTERDAM –Kimberly A. Maine, 46, was charged with first-degree identity theft, second-degree forgery, fourth-degree grand larceny, and two counts of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property by state police.

Troopers said in December, 2016, Maine is alleged to have cashed a stolen, forged, check at the Trustco Bank in Amsterdam. The check was for $2,495.

The check had been stolen from a vehicle parked at the YMCA in Bethlehem.

Maine has been implicated in committing numerous similar acts at area banks in the capital region.

Maine was charged at the Rensselaer County Jail where she is currently lodged on similar charges.

She was arraigned in the Town Court and committed back to the Rensselaer County Jail with a future date in Amsterdam to be determined.

Man allegedly steals from employer

FLORIDA — A Gloversville man has been charged with larceny following a theft from his employer according to state police.

Quinton Spaulding, 21, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny by state police.

Trooper said Spaulding is alleged to have stolen Apple products from the Target Distribution Center valued at nearly $1,200. Target security notified state police of the theft and an investigation ensued, resulting in the charges against Spaulding.

Spaulding was issued an appearance ticket returnable in the Town Court Wednesday.

Woman faces several charges

MOHAWK — Elissa Wilson, 40, of 207 Wealdha Ave., Watertown was charged Thursday by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies for driving while intoxicated, fourth-degree criminal mischief, third-degree attempted assault, second-degree obstructing governmental administration and drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle.

Deputies were called to investigate a one-car motor vehicle accident on Old Trail Road. During the investigation, deputies discovered Wilson was allegedly intoxicated. When Wilson was brought to the sheriff’s office for processing she fought with deputies and struck a deputy in the head. She was charged and released on appearance tickets to appear in town court.

Man charged in family dispute

JOHNSTOWN – On Tuesday, a 73-year-old man was arrested by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies following a family dispute in the town of Johnstown.

Gavino Nuzzo of 28 Elmwood Ave., Gloversville, was arrested at 2:44 a.m. at 28 Elmwood Ave. in the town of Johnstown. It is alleged that Nuzzo subjected another person to physical contact during a family dispute inside of the residence.

Nuzzo was arraigned in the town of Johnstown court. He was released on his own recognizance and was scheduled to appear in the Johnstown Town court at a later date.

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