Tri-county blotter

Man charged with driving while drunk

PALATINE — Roger L. Armer, 66, of 28 Willett St., Fort Plain was charged on Thursday by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, DWI, speed in zone and an open container of alcohol in the motor vehicle.

Deputies said Armer was arrested following a traffic stop for speeding in the village. He failed the standardized field sobriety test and was taken into custody.

A chemical test determined Amer’s blood alcohol content was .13 percent. He was processed and released on appearance tickets for Town Court on May 2.

Warrant arrest leads to possession charge

NELLISTON — Austin M. Raymo, 23, of 8 Stone Arabia, was charged on Saturday by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies for fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Deputies said they recognized Raymo for having an active outstanding warrant. He was detained on the warrant. When being searched, a quantity of a white powder substance was found. Raymo was transported to Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office where a field test confirmed the substance to be cocaine.

Raymo was transported to Palatine Town Court for arraignment. He was remanded to Montgomery County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bail bond. He was also sentenced to 15 days incarceration or payment of fine on the outstanding warrant. He is scheduled to return to Palatine Town Court at a later date.

Man arrested on active bench warrant

AMSTERDAM — Michael L. Johnson, 44, of 4329 Route 30, was charged on Thursday by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on a bench warrant.

Deputies said Johnson was arrested during a domestic dispute in Fulton County. During the investigation, Fulton County sheriff’s deputies discovered Johnson’s bench warrant out of Amsterdam Town Court. He was released over to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office and arraigned in Town Court and released to appear at a later date.

Man charged for stealing hair products

JOHNSTOWN — Michael G. Rosario, 42, of 39 West St., Apt. 12, Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Monday with petit larceny, a misdemeanor.

Deputies said he was charged following a complaint at the Hannaford supermarket in the town of Johnstown. Deputies said Rosario allegedly passed all points of sale without purchasing several hair product bottles.

He will appear later in Town Court.

Harassment charge lodged against woman

MAYFIELD — Brittni N. Mosetti, 26, of Gloversville was charged by state police on Monday with second-degree aggravated harassment, communicating a threat for an incident which allegedly occurred on April 4 at 4:10 p.m.

Woman arrested on multiple charges

COBLESKILL — Mary J. Donofrio, 52, of Gloversville was charged by state police on Monday with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, driving while intoxicated and felony driving while ability impaired for an incident which occurred in Middleburgh on Dec. 7 at 5:21 p.m