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Driver charged with several violations JOHNSTOWN — Christopher J. Ponzi, 43, of New Turnpike Road, Fort Plain, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Sunday with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unlawful possession of marijuana and other vehicle and traffic law ...

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Gloversville man facing many charges GLOVERSVILLE — A city man is facing a number of charges following a domestic violence incident according to city police. Jesse L. Coger, 21, of Prospect Ave was charged with second-degree attempted assault, aggravated family offense, first degree ...

Dakota Smith

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Gloversville man charged after incident GLOVERSVILLE — Jose A. Samuels, 50, of 61 Union St. was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and third-degree attempted assault by city police on Thursday. Officers said they received a complaint of a domestic violence incident. An ...

Robert J. Velett

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Felony charge for registered sex offender GLOVERSVILLE —A registered sex offender is facing a felony charge after he had sexual contact with a minor, according to city police. Robert J. Velett, 44, of 112 Washington St. apartment 1 was charged with a first-degree criminal sexual act on ...

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Traffic stop leads to drug charges GLOVERSVILLE —A city man is facing a number of drug charges after city police said he was found in possession of a number of illegal substances. James A. Dean, 41, of 71 Division St. was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of ...

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Motorist faces several charges after stop JOHNSTOWN — Brandon C. Coolidge, 24, of 144 Mcgregor Road, Gloversville, was charged by city police at 9:27 p.m. Nov. 4 with suspended registration, no insurance, uninspected motor vehicle and unauthorized stickers on a motor vehicle ...

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Driver charged with felony drunk driving JOHNSTOWN — Andrew S. McMaster, 19, of 10 S. Park Drive, Gloversville, was charged by city police at 12:49 a.m. Oct. 29 with failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated, and aggravated driving while intoxicated with a 0.18 percent or greater ...

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Man charged with disorderly conduct GLOVERSVILLE — Thomas M. Shanahan, 31, of 13 Haskell St., Hagaman was charged by city police on Oct. 29 for disorderly conduct. Shanahan was charged after yelling obscenities and drawing attention of patrons in the parking lot. He was issued an appearance ...

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Woman charged with misuse of benefits JOHNSTOWN — Marcy L. Folensbee, 42, of 21 Allen St., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s investigators on Oct. 23 with misdemeanor counts of petit larceny and misuse of food stamps. Investigators said she was charged at the ...

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Man charged with having stolen items GLEN — Michael A. Vogel, 19, of St. Johnsville, was charged by state police on Tuesday with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property for property for property valued less than $1,000 for an incident which occurred Sept. 1 in ...

Two students in separate incidents bring guns to school

GLOVERSVILLE — Two students in the Enlarged Gloversville School District brought pellet guns to school on Wednesday — one at Gloversville Middle School and the other at Gloversville High School. An 18-year-old student at Gloversville High School has been charged with unlawful ...

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Man charged with suspended registration PALATINE — Adam M. Talbot, 36, of 362 Mill Road St. Johnsville, was charged on Saturday by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies for operating a vehicle with a suspended registration. He is to appear in town court at a later date. Man charged with ...

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Teen charged with tattooing another teen PALATINE BRIDGE — An unidentified 18-year-old female was charged by state police on Oct. 24 for endangering the welfare of a child and tattooing a child less than 18 years of age. Homeless man faces disorderly charge GLOVERSVILLE —Joshua J. ...

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Arrests made in drug investigation AMSTERDAM —Two people have been charged following a three month investigation into drug sales according to city police. Charged on Wednesday were: ∫ Rhonda L. Nickell, 43, of 54 James St., Apartment 2R, was charged with criminal sale of a controlled ...

Quinones

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Man charged with exposing self AMSTERDAM — A man has been charged in an incident in which he allegedly sexually harassed a woman and then exposed himself and began masturbating. Nelson Quinones, 19, of 169 Division St., was charged with public lewdness, a class B misdemeanor on ...

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Domestic dispute leads to charges MAYFIELD — Karrie J. Wagoner, 36, of Mayfield was charged by state police on Oct. 22 with unlawfully growing cannabis, unlawful possession of marijuana and endangering the welfare of a child. In addition, Jason W. Wagoner, 33, was charged with unlawfully ...

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Teen identified who brandished gun JOHNSTOWN — City police on Monday released the name of the Johnstown High School student who allegedly brandished a gun during a pickup basketball game Oct. 15 on school grounds. Police said Elijah B. Nguyen, 17, of 9 Crescendoe Road, was charged by city ...

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Driver charged following traffic stop JOHNSTOWN — Marvin G. Meher, 31, of 404 Fonclair St., was charged by city police at 8:08 p.m. Oct. 12 with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, no insurance, and suspended registration. Police said he was charged on North Perry ...

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Driver charged following traffic stop JOHNSTOWN — Marvin G. Meher, 31, of 404 Fonclair St., was charged by city police at 8:08 p.m. Oct. 12 with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, no insurance, and suspended registration. Police said he was charged on North Perry ...

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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 ...