Tri-county blotter

Man charged with harassment, 2nd

GLOVERSVILLE — Joshua D. Wilbur, 26, of Gloversville was charged with second-degree harassment with physical contact for an incident which occurred on July 4 at 5:58 p.m. in the village of Fort Johnson.

Driver facing DWI charges

MAYFIELD — Kalya A. Selassie-Oxie, 28, of Gloversville was charged by state police on July 18 with driving while intoxicated and having a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher.

Trio charged with being disorderly

CAROGA — Kayla M. Bowman, 31, and Orlando D. Rodriguez. 35, both of 6 Lincoln St., Gloversville, and Derrich M. Funiciello, 36, of 281 County Highway 111, Caroga Lake, were arrested by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 6:18 p.m. Sunday on disorderly conduct charges.

Deputies said they were charged after a complaint in the town. Deputies said they were charged following an incident in the Caroga Lake Campgrounds day use area. It was determined Bowman, Rodriguez and Funiciello were allegedly engaged in behavior causing a public annoyance, deputies said.

The suspects will appear later in Town Court.

Man facing several drug charges

GLOVERSVILLE — Maurice A. Wallace, 37, of 108 Forest St., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 8:55 p.m. July 17 with three counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and three counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, all felonies.

Deputies said he was arrested following a joint narcotics operation with the Gloversville Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Fulton County Court Judge Polly A. Hoye had issued a warrant for Wallace’s arrest.

Deputies said he was charged at a location on South Judson Street without incident.

Wallace was arraigned in County Court and sent to the County Jail with no bail set to await further court action.

Driver facing multitude of charges

PERTH — Thomas J. Romaine, 40, of 364 Steele Ave. Ext., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 9:06 p.m. July 11 with driving while intoxicated, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and traffic violations.

Deputies said he was charged following a vehicle stop on County Highway 158 in the town. Deputies said it was determined Romaine as a driver was allegedly intoxicated. He was also allegedly in possession of a controlled substance, deputies said.

Romaine was arraigned in Town Court and sent to the County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. A jail officer said Friday that Romaine was subsequently bailed out to face further court action.

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