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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 ...

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Two charged after incident in Mayfield NORTHVILLE —Tammy L. Richards, 51, of Northville and an unidentified 16-year-old male both faced charges lodged by state police on Saturday for an incident in Mayfield. Richards was charged with second-degree harassment with physical contact and ...

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Local man charged after striking female JOHNSTOWN — Dustin A. Hart, 29, of 20 Yost St., was charged by city police at 10:30 p.m. Thursday with second-degree harassment, a violation. Police said he was charged at 22 Yost St. after striking a female during a domestic dispute. Hart will ...

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Man charged with unlawful possession AMSTERDAM —Daryl Aviles, 31, of Amsterdam was charged by state police on June 18 with unlawful possession of marijuana. Traffic stop leads to possession arrest GLOVERSVILLE — Nikolas J. Lampron, 19, of Gloversville was charged by state police on ...

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Woman gets prison on drug charge JOHNSTOWN — A Gloversville woman was sentenced Wednesday in Fulton County Court to 2 1/2 years in state prison on a drug charge. Noel Rutauskas, 29, of Grove Street, was sentenced by County Court Judge Polly A. Hoye based on a plea arrangement. The ...

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Local man picked up on active warrant GLOVERSVILLE—Joshua M. VanHeusen, 39, of 14 Bloomingdale Ave., was taken into custody by city police on June 17 on an active arrest warrant issued for charges of third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, menacing a police officer and second-degree ...

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Police: Woman had cocaine in vehicle AMSTERDAM — A local women received multiple charges, including possession of a controlled substance, following a traffic stop according to city police. Jessica A. Hicks, 31, of 60 James St., Amsterdam was charged on June 15 by city police with ...

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One arrested for unlawful possession AMSTERDAM — Sammy DeJesus, 33, of Amsterdam, was charged by state police on Monday with unlawful possession of marijuana. Man charged with driving while drunk JOHNSTOWN — Kurt J. Benham, 45, of Galway, was charged by state police on Monday with ...

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Man charged after traffic stop ST. JOHNSVILLE — Jason L. Brown, 20, of East Main Street, was charged on May 29, by village police with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operator, uninspected motor vehicle, equipment violation and failure to surrender a suspended license. Brown was ...

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Police: Man had two separate warrants GLOVERSVILLE—Daniel R. Szabo, 44, of 1 Pleasant View Dr., was taken into custody by city police on two active arrest warrants on June 13 on charges of second degree criminal contempt. Szabo reported to the station to turn himself in on two outstanding ...

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Man charged with unlicensed operation PERTH — Daniel J. Parker, 19, of 127 Old State Road, Broadalbin, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 7:50 a.m. Wednesday with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, speeding in zone, passing a red light, and unsafe ...

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Driver asleep at the wheels gets DWI AMSTERDAM — State police in Saratoga arrested 28-year-old Madison L. Ortiz of Amsterdam for driving while intoxicated on Sunday. Troopers said they received a report of an erratic operator on Route 147 in the town of Charlton. Ultimately, the ...

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Man charged with criminal contempt GLOVERSVILLE—Justin M. Fisher, 33, of 68 Elizabeth St., Amsterdam, was charged with resisting arrest and two counts of criminal contempt by city police on Monday. Fisher was taken into custody by city police on two active arrest warrants issued in City ...

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Police: woman charged after altercation GLOVERSVILLE— Chinema E. Besong, 34, of South Main Street, was charged with third degree assault, third degree reckless endangerment and endangering the welfare of a child by city police on June 10. City police responded to a domestic incident on ...

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Property allegedly hid in baby stroller FONDA — A 26-year-old woman is accused of allegedly stealing from Dollar General and hiding the items in her child’s stroller. Ariel J. Stockert of Fonda was charged on Tuesday with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child. ...

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Man charged with criminal possession MOHAWK — Chad L. Macvean, 30, of Johnstown was charged by state police with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance on Tuesday. Petit Larceny arrest, endangering welfare FONDA — Ariel J. Stockert, 26, of Fonda was charged by ...

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Driver charged with marijuana possession FLORIDA — Nydia Johnson, 42, of Schenectady was charged by state police on June 6 with unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop. Woman cited for unlawful possession PERTH — Maria D. Gonzalez, 31, of Rochester was charged by ...

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Man charged with disorderly conduct JOHNSTOWN — Joseph H. Stanton Jr., 17, of 24 Hoosac St., was charged by city police at 8:51 a.m. June 8 with two counts of disorderly conduct, violations. Police said he was charged on Collingwood Avenue due to being allegedly intoxicated, urinating on ...