Tri-county blotter

Snowmobiling while intoxicated charged

MAYFIELD — Brandon P. Green, 24, of 28 William St., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies March 12 with snowmobiling while intoxicated, imprudent speed, and reckless operation.

Deputies said he was involved in a snowmobile accident March 1 in the town of Mayfield. Deputies said Green was operating a snowmobile on State Trail C8 (Tomantown Road) when he lost control and the vehicle exited the trail. Green required extrication from the scene and was transported to Nathan Littauer Hospital for evaluation.

During the investigation, deputies determined Green to allegedly be under the influence of alcohol, deputies said. Green refused to provide a chemical test to determine the alcohol content of his blood.

He will appear later in Town Court.

Woman taken into custody on warrants

GLOVERSVILLE — Elizabeth R. Dence, 35, of 47 Fifth Ave., was taken into custody on two active bench warrants by city police on Sunday at 2 p.m.

Officers made contact with Dence at Wandel Park and discovered she had two active bench warrants stemming from multiple larceny investigations.

Dence was held for arraignment in City Court and released on her own recognizance.

Police: Man charged with DWI

GLOVERSVILLE — Jackson W. Peck, 21, of 11 Country Club Drive, was charged with driving while intoxicated by city police on Sunday at 6:35 a.m.

Officers responded to the Burger King at 273 S. Kingsboro Ave. for a report that a vehicle struck the side of the building. The Gloversville Fire Department and the Greater Amsterdam Volunteer Ambulance Corps also responded to the scene.

Officers made contact with the driver who was identified as Peck. After exiting his vehicle Peck spoke to EMS staff and reportedly declined any and all treatment. Officers conducted a field sobriety test on Peck that yielded positive results for driving while under the influence of alcohol.

Peck was taken into custody and transported to the station where he was processed and released.

Felony unlicensed operation charged

BROADALBIN — Adam J. Ashline 34, of 2507 County Highway 107, Amsterdam, was arrested by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies March 13 on a felony count of first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation.

Deputies said he was charged at 5:15 p.m. after deputies observed him operating a motor vehicle in the village of Broadalbin. Deputies had prior knowledge that Ashline was suspended and did not have a driver’s license. Ashline had a total of 24 suspensions imposed on 11 separate dates.

Ashline was released without bail on an appearance ticket returnable to Town Court.


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