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Schenectady woman faces charges JOHNSTOWN — Monigue Lester, 29, of Schenectady was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s investigators Thursday with third-degree welfare fraud, third-degree grand larceny, and three counts of first-degree offering a false instrument for ...

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Man picked up on active warrant JOHNSTOWN — John L. Holtzman, 31, of 586 Youngs Corners Road, Amsterdam, was arrested Oct. 16 by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on an active warrant out of Johnstown City Court. Deputies said he was charged with felony first-degree offering a false ...

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Inadequate headlamp leads to charges JOHNSTOWN — Adam D. Horan, 18, of 45 Yost St., was charged by city police at 11:30 p.m. Nov. 7 with misdemeanor third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and inadequate headlamp, a violation. Police said he was charged on East Main Street. He was ...

Woman hit by car, dies

MAYFIELD — State police are investigating a fatal car/pedestrian accident on Route 30 in the town. The accident occurred on Sunday at approximately 2:45 a.m. Troopers said the preliminary investigation shows that the vehicle was traveling south on Route 30 and struck a female pedestrian ...

Man held in jail on numerous charges

AMSTERDAM — John M. Page, 20, of 3219 Route 67, was charged by Montgomery County sheriff's deputies on Nov. 6 with second-degree harassment — physical contact, second-degree criminal contempt — disobeying a court order, third-degree unauthorized use of a motor vehicle — without owner's ...

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Failure to register as sex offender charged GLOVERSVILLE — Percy Allen, 45, of 78 Fremont St., Apt. rear, was charged with failure to register a change of address as a sex offender by city police on Nov. 4 at 4:15 p.m. Police say that Allen failed to report a change of address within 10 ...

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Woman charged with petit larceny AMSTERDAM — Sincerity A. Oquendo, 19, of Amsterdam was charged by state police on Friday with one count of petit larceny. Driver charged with driving while drunk GLEN — Donald C. Hildreth, 62, of Duanesburg was charged by state police on Friday with ...

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Woman allegedly steals $482 in goods AMSTERDAM — Tracy Burke, 56, of 43 Evelyn Ave., was charged on Nov. 3 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with petit larceny. Burke allegedly stole merchandise from the Walmart located at 101 Sanford Farms Shopping Center. She was detained by ...

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Man charged with criminal contempt AMSTERDAM — John M. Page, 20, of Fort Johnson was charged by state police on Friday with first-degree criminal contempt, a class E felony, for an incident which occurred in Amsterdam earlier in the day. Page was held on cash bail. Man facing trespass, ...

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Man pays 50 cents for cigarettes, charged JOHNSTOWN — Zachary J. Acquilla, 33, of 142 County Highway 110, Broadalbin, was charged by city police at 6:13 p.m. Oct. 6 with petit larceny, a misdemeanor. Police said he was charged at the police station stemming from an incident at 7:40 p.m. ...

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Man allegedly pours fluid on gaming unit JOHNSTOWN — Trevor A. Langton II, 42, of 272 Kingsboro Ave., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 6:33 p.m. Sept. 25 with misdemeanor fourth-degree criminal mischief. Police said he was charged in connection with an offense at 5 p.m. Sept. ...

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Possession of a forged instrument AMSTERDAM — Carlos R. Rivera, 36, of Amsterdam was charged by state police on Friday with petit larceny and first-degree possession of a forged instrument, a class C felony. Driving while on drugs charged MILTON — Mark Jody Powers, 27, of ...

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Two charged with 2 counts of petit larceny GLEN — On Oct. 17, state police charged two people with two counts each of petit larceny for an incident which occurred in Amsterdam on Aug. 8. Maisarh Selim, 32, of Schenectady was released in her own recognizance and James L. Salvon, 49, was ...

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Man charged with child sexual abuse AMSTERDAM — Christian M. Guere, 34, of Amsterdam was charged by state police on Wednesday with promoting a sexual performance of child less than 17 and possessing a sexual performance by a child. Both are class D felonies. Guere was held on cash bail. ...

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Man charged with criminal contempt AMSTERDAM — Joel A. Fowler, 31, of Latham was charged by state police on Wednesday with second-degree criminal contempt. Fowler was arraigned and released in his own recognizance. Woman facing petit larceny charge AMSTERDAM — Jessica M. ...

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Man allegedly beats female store clerk AMSTERDAM — A 19-year-old Amsterdam man was charged with two felonies after assaulting a convenience store clerk, causing severe injuries to her face. According to a news release from the Amsterdam Police Department, Joseph P. Delbridge was charged ...

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Man charged with endangering a child MAYFIELD — Ronald S. Chevalier, 49, of Speculator was charged by state police on Saturday with acting in a manner injurious to a child younger than 17 for an incident which occurred in Arietta on Friday. Failure to obey court order charged MAYFIELD ...

Hemp plants stolen from Mayfield farm

MAYFIELD — State Police received a report of a larceny on Sept. 18 of an estimated $11,000 to $17,000 worth of hemp plants from a local hemp farm in the Mayfield area. It is believed that the suspects thought they were stealing hemp’s cousin, marijuana, and took the plants to be ...

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Felony possession of drugs charged JOHNSTOWN — Bryant K. Armstrong, 54, of Schenectady was charged by state police on Monday with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and felony fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Man facing felony for ’19 ...

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Traffic stop leads to two arrests AMSTERDAM — Two people were charged on Sept. 14. Hector A. Martinez, 34, of 304 Division St., Amsterdam was charged on an arrest warrant after previously allegedly failing to appear on five counts of petit larceny in Amsterdam Town Court. Deiska ...