Man charged with criminal possession
FLORIDA — Daniel P. Safranec, 34, of Manchester, N.H. was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree unlawful possession of marijuana by state police on Nov. 6.
Troopers said Safranec was charged following a traffic stop on the New York state Thruway westbound near milemarker 177.7.
Woman arrested for stealing from Walmart
AMSTERDAM — Jessica M. Johnson, 41, of 27 Steele Ave., Gloversville was charged on Nov. 7 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with petit larceny.
Johnson charged for allegedly stealing merchandise from Walmart.
She was transported to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office for processing. Johnson was arraigned in Town Court where she was released on her own recognizance and is scheduled to appear at a later date.
Alleged larceny leads to charges
AMSTERDAM — Myrna Ishkarat-Rivera, 40, was charged on Nov. 1 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with resisting arrest and petit larceny.
Sheriff’s deputies responded to a burglary in progress at Sally Beauty Supply in the Sanford Plaza where Ishkarat-Rivera was found allegedly in possession of stolen items and attempted to flee on foot.
She was arraigned in Town Court where she was released on her own recognizance and is scheduled to return to court.
Woman charged for tattooing a minor
GLEN — Terrie Lynne Chamberlain, 50, of 2 Van Epps Road, Fultonville was charged on Oct. 29 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with unlawfully dealing with a child.
Chamberlain was arrested following a complaint she allegedly gave a tattoo to a 16-year-old minor.
She was processed and released to appear in Town Court.
Traffic stop leads to multiple charges
NELLISTON — Tyler Lee Hogan, 25, of 3 Brightman St., was charged on Nov. 2 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, driving while intoxicated, moving from lane unsafely and uninspected vehicle.
Sheriff’s deputies initiated a traffic stop after observing a Hogan allegedly failing to maintain its lane and driving with an expired inspection sticker.
A field sobriety test was conducted and a chemical test revealed his BAC was .11 percent.
He was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Palatine Town Court.
Man picked up for unlicensed operation
FLORIDA — Malik Briggs, 24, of 14 Briggs St., Johnstown was charged on Nov. 3 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and failing to stop at a stop sign.
Briggs was charged following a traffic stop. He was processed roadside and released on uniform traffic tickets returnable to Florida Town Court at a later date.
Unlicensed operation results in charges
MINDEN — Peter Brownell, 29, of 163 Old River Road, Fultonville was charged on Nov. 2 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and inadequate exhaust.
Brownell was charged following a traffic stop. He was processed roadside and released on uniform traffic tickets returnable to Minden Town Court at a later date.