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Police: Woman lied on benefits application JOHNSTOWN — Keisha M. Johnson, 23, of Johnstown was charged by Fulton County sheriff's deputies at 1:30 p.m. Friday on Route 29 with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing. Deputies said she was charged following a welfare fraud ...

Sheriff’s office seeks larceny suspect

PALATINE — the Montgomery County sheriff’s office is seeking the public’s help in finding a larceny suspect from June 1 to 2 in the town. The woman left the scene of the incidents in what is believed to be a 2001-02 Saturn S series color blue one day and a red Ford Mustang of unknown ...

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Man charged with keeping property GLOVERSVILLE — Geno Gonzales, 60, of 105 Forest St., was taken into custody on an active arrest warrant on a charge of misapplication of property by city police on Sept. 10 at 2:30 p.m. Police located Gonzales at his resident where he was taken into ...

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Two facing drug charges after stop JOHNSTOWN — Two people were arrested by city police at 8:52 a.m. Sept. 9 on traffic and drug charges after their vehicle was stopped. Police said driver Dana C. Horning, 23, of 10 Homestead Drive, Gloversville, was charged on North Comrie Avenue after a ...

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Woman sentenced to prison for drugs JOHNSTOWN — A Gloversville woman was sentenced recently in Fulton County Court to two years in state prison on a drug offense. Sarah B. Lathrop, 42, of 211 Woods Hollow Road, was sentenced by County Court Judge Polly A. Hoye as a second felony offender. ...

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Endangering welfare of a child charged JOHNSTOWN — Chad R. Gray, 35, of 101 Fonclair St., was charged by city police at 2:05 p.m. Sept. 6 with endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor. Police charged Gray at home, after the Patrol Division responded to a domestic incident at the ...

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Man sought for grand larceny AMSTERDAM —State police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man wanted on a warrant in its Warrant Wednesday series. Matthew Burlingame, 42, is wanted on an arrest warrant issued out of City Court for fourth-degree grand larceny. Troopers said ...

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Deputies: Man was wanted on warrant PALATINE — Marc W. Florence, 31, of 93 E. Grand St. in Palatine Bridge was taken into custody on a bench warrant by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputies on Sept. 3. Deputies said Florence was wanted on a warrant for failure to pay a fine. ...

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Active bench warrant leads to man’s arrest GLOVERSVILLE — Kyle Miklic, 28, of 520 N. Market St., Johnstown, was taken into custody on an active bench warrant by city police on Friday at 9:36 a.m. The bench warrant for Miklic was issued out of City Court in relation to animal control ...

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ATV driver facing DWI, other charges FLORIDA — Joseph W. Moraski, 37, of 2368 Lower Gregg Road, Schenectady was charged by Montgomery County sheriff deputies on Aug. 30 with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI, unregistered ATV, ...

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Man charged with endangering welfare AMSTERDAM — Vincent Vega, 19, of 57 Jay St., was charged by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on Aug. 21 with endangering the welfare of a child less than 17 years old. The sheriff’s office responded to a larceny complaint at Walmart. ...

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Failure to appear leads to warrant GLOVERSVILLE — Jaguar N. Loftin, 29, of 828 Bridge St., Schenectady, was taken into custody on an active bench warrant by city police on Saturday at 3:12 a.m. The bench warrant for Loftin was issued out of City Court for failure to appear. Loftin was ...

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Man charged with killing neighbor’s dog ROOT — On Friday, state police charged 47-year-old Daniel Johnson of Root with class E felony of aggravated cruelty to animals. Troopers said Johnson was charged after an investigation revealed that he shot and killed a neighbor’s dog after he ...

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Man allegedly made terrorist threat BROADALBIN — David T. Ferlazzo, 56, of 112 Gull Ave., Broadalbin, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 8:43 p.m. Tuesday on one felony count of making a terroristic threat. Deputies said he called the Fulton County Communications ...

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Driver charged with drunk driving JOHNSTOWN — Douglas F. Gifford, 58, of Mayfield was charged by state police on Friday with driving while intoxicated and having a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher. Police charge driver with driving drunk GLOVERSVILLE — Tina M. Miller, ...

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Chicago Mattress partner arrested GLOVERSVILLE — State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation at Fonda and Mayfield, after a five and a half month long investigation, arrested Jed W. Suits, 41, of Palatine Bridge, for third-degree grand larceny and first-degree scheme to defraud. ...

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Man charged with welfare fraud JOHNSTOWN — Raheem A. Brown, was arrested by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on Aug. 19 on an outstanding warrant for petit larceny and obtaining public assistance by fraud. Brown allegedly submitted a SNAP application on Jan. 12 and failed to report ...

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Driver facing DWI, traffic violations GLOVERSVILLE — Megan J. Lee, 27, of 236 Stevers Mills Road, Broadalbin, was charged with driving while intoxicated and other vehicle and traffic violations by city police on Saturday at 2:38 a.m. While on patrol officers conducted a stop on Lee’s ...

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Traffic stop leads to drug charges NORTHAMPTON — Amaya L. Jones, 36, of 9 Eagle St., Gloversville was charged on Sunday by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies for seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Jones was charged following an interview on Route 152. ...

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Former employee allegedly takes $95K GLEN — On Aug. 12, the New York state State Police Financial Crimes Unit arrested 48-year-old Thomas M. Morgan of Kingsland, Ga., formerly of Gloversville, for one count of second-degree grand larceny. According to a news release, on Jan. 25, State ...