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Gloversville man facing charges GLOVERSVILLE — Mark D. Sanders, 40, of 76 Washington St. Apartment 2, was charged with a misdemeanor for animal abandonment by city police April 22. Officers responded to 333 Bleeker St. on April 25 at 9 p.m. to take a loose dog into custody. During the ...

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Pair charged with stealing batteries FLORIDA — Two people were charged by State Police Monday with third-degree grand larceny after allegedly stealing numerous marine/RV batteries from campers at Alpin Haus in the town. Charles Griffen, 32, of Albany was charged with third-degree grand ...

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Woman tries to take drink machine GLOVERSVILLE —A city woman was charged after police said she tried to steal a drink dispenser machine from a local store. Koren Hohenforst, 34, 235 S. Main St. apartment 3 was charged with petit larceny by city police on Thursday. Officers said they ...

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Man charged with stealing copper AMSTERDAM — State police at Mayfield arrested Edward P. Ruggerio, 28, of Amsterdam for third-degree grand larceny on Wednesday. Police said an investigation revealed that Ruggerio had allegedly stolen approximately $8,000 worth of copper from Power and ...

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Accident leads to warrant arrest GLOVERSVILLE — Michael J. Pepper, 22, of 106 Byard St., Johnstown, was taken into custody by state police on an active bench warrant on April 18 at 1:02 a.m. Pepper was taken into custody during a motor vehicle accident when state police learned he was the ...

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Woman charged with welfare fraud JOHNSTOWN — Michele L. Senecal, 45, of 108 Yale St., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 1:40 p.m. April 18 with felony first-degree offering a false instrument; and petit larceny and fifth-degree welfare fraud, both ...

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Man arrested on bench warrant JOHNSTOWN — Blaine A. VanAvery, 18, of 1230 Route 30, Gloversville, was arrested by city police at 5:23 p.m. Wednesday on a warrant out of City Court. He was held pending further action in that court. No brake lights leads to pot charges JOHNSTOWN — ...

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Failure to dim lights leads to DWI charge AMSTERDAM — Maxwell G. Goodrow, 28, of Fort Plain was charged by state police on April 15 with driving while intoxicated, having a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle and failure to dim lights. ...

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Man threatens to blow up paint store JOHNSTOWN — Michael D. Foley, 42, of 31 S. William St., Apartment 6, was charged by city police at 9:05 a.m. April 17 with felony terroristic threat and fourth-degree criminal mischief, a misdemeanor. Police said he was charged at 161 Union Ave. for ...

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Traffic stop leads to a number of tickets MOHAWK — Robert Wilmont, 22, was charged by Montgomery County sheriff's deputies on April 14, for third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unregistered trailer and no tail lamps. Wilmont was found to have a suspended driver's driver license ...

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Active warrant leads to arrest JOHNSTOWN — Donald W. Schuyler, 49, of 6 Washington St., Apartment 1, was arrested by city police at 7:05 p.m. April 12 on a warrant. Police said he was arrested on an active bench warrant, a violation, out of the Fulton County Sheriff's Department. He ...

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Woman allegedly hid drugs in underwear JOHNSTOWN — Tasjha M. Hudson, 33, of Syracuse was charged by state police on April 15 with violating state sanitary code, second-degree reckless endangerment, first- and second-degree introducing contraband into a correctional facility and fifth-degree ...

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Alleged theft from customer charged GLOVERSVILLE — Shannon J. Piper, 39, of 20 Grand St., Glens Falls, was taken into custody by city police on April 5 following a petit larceny investigation. During the course of the investigation, police determined that Piper took property from a ...

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Woman charged with welfare fraud JOHNSTOWN — Sylvia J. Vanburen, 56, of 217 Cromer Road, Ephratah, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 10:59 a.m. April 4 with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, a felony; and petit larceny, fifth-degree welfare fraud, and ...

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Gloversville woman faces charges JOHNSTOWN — Amanda J. Ahnert, 33, of 73 Homestead Drive, Gloversville, was charged by city police at 10:08 p.m. April 9 with misdemeanor third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and inadequate headlight, a violation. Police said she was charged on ...

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Woman charged with contempt ST. JOHNSVILLE — Mary G. Damin, 56, of St. Johnsville was charged by state police on March 30 with second-degree criminal contempt. Stolen property, petit larceny charged PALATINE — Kayla L. Batten, 34, of 7 Rock St., Canajoharie, was charged by Montgomery ...

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Driver receives several citations DOLGEVILLE — Martie L. Claus, of 8 Littaueo St., Gloversville was charged Sunday by Dolgeville Police for inadequate brake lights, unlawful possession of marijuana and criminal possession of a weapon. Claus was allegedly found to be in possession of ...

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Vehicle stop leads to drug charges JOHNSTOWN — Kyle B. Miklic, 26, of 7 Oakland Ave., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 7:47 p.m. March 30 with one felony count of fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Police said he was charged on North Perry Street after ...

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Passenger charged with pot possession MINDEN — David J. Corsette, 18, of 1043 Hope St., Utica, was charged by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on April 1, for unlawful possession of marijuana. Corsette was the passenger of a motor vehicle that was stopped for a traffic infraction. ...

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Driver faces multiple charges JOHNSTOWN — Frederick D. Bump, 26, of 5006 Route 29, Ephratah, was charged by city police at 9:24 p.m. March 29 with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a misdemeanor; and operation of a motor vehicle without insurance and unregistered motor ...