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Drugs allegedly found on person GLOVERSVILLE — Ryan J. Burton, 29, of 8 Lexington Ave., was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance by city police on Friday at 2:56 a.m. Officers responded to 8 Lexington Ave. for an assist a person complaint. During the ...

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Driver facing impersonation charge GLEN — Raymond D. Allen, 40, of Rochester was charged with second-degree criminal impersonation, second-degree obstruction of governmental administration and unlawful possession of marijuana by state police on Tuesday. Troopers said the ...

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Unsafe lane shift leads to DWI charge AMSTERDAM — Jessica Alexander, 36, of 708 Route 67, was charged on Oct. 6, by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies for driving with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher, driving while intoxicated, move from lane unsafely and uninspected ...

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Woman charged with illegal hunting PERTH — An unnamed woman is facing charges after state Department of Environmental Conservation environmental conservation officers said she committed a number of hunting infractions. The woman was charged with hunting without a license, hunting with ...

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Troopers: Man abused 9-month-old CANAJOHARIE — A town man is facing charges after state police in Fonda said he injured an infant. Zachary P. Folts, 23, was charged on Thursday with reckless assault of a child, a class D felony. Troopers said Folts is accused of causing serious injury ...

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Released from jail, arrested on warrant AMSTERDAM — Matthew S. Obrien, 31, of 38 First Ave., Gloversville was charged on Oct. 4, by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on a bench warrant. Obrien was released from Fulton County Correction Facility and transported to the Montgomery ...

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Driver charged with being drug impaired AMSTERDAM — Nicholas Spaulding, 24, of 36 Steele Ave., Gloversville was charged on Oct. 4, by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with driving while ability impaired by drugs. Deputies said Spaulding was involved in a single vehicle crash on ...

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Man allegedly possessed cocaine GLOVERSVILLE — James L. Brockhum, 48, of 49 Mechanic St., Amsterdam, was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance by city police on Oct. 3 at 1:55 a.m. City ...

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Man allegedly used baseball bat as threat MOHAWK — Brent Spicci, 42, of Fonda was charged by state police on Monday with first-degree menacing. Police were called to a residence in the town for a disturbance. Upon arrival, the homeowner told police that when she refused to let Spicci ...

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Man gets 5 years for drug conviction ALBANY — A Johnstown man will serve the next five years in federal prison for possession with intent to deliver more than 100 grams of heroin mixed with fentanyl. Victor M. Diaz, 30, was sentenced Friday to five years in prison, to be followed by ...

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Three arrested for drugs, warrants JOHNSTOWN — Three people were arrested by city police at 10:14 p.m. Sunday on several charges, some of which involved drugs and warrants. Police said Amanda L. Krutz, 28, of 31 Clintonview Blvd., New Hartford, was charged with seventh-degree criminal ...

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Man allegedly took money, didn’t do work WILTON — The owner of ADK Custom faces grand larceny charges for allegedly taking a down payment and not complying with an agreement. Aaron P. Penley, of Mayfield was charged by state police on Sept. 27 with one count of fourth-degree grand ...

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Two arrests made following traffic stop NELLISTON — Two Fort Plain residents were arrested by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on Sept. 22, following a traffic stop for no front license plate and suspended registration. David A. Ouderkirk Jr., 53, of 53 Division St., was charged ...

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Police: Man drove while intoxicated JOHNSTOWN — Robert J. Hohenforst, 54, of 100 Pennsylvania Ave., was charged by city police at 3:40 p.m. Sept. 24 with felony driving while intoxicated, and two equipment violations. Police said he was charged after the Patrol Division stopped a vehicle ...

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Police: Fleeing leads to crash CANAJOHARIE — Sean T. Wilkerson, 28, of Brooklyn, Kings County, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of stolen property; a Class D felony, second-degree possession of a forged instrument; a Class D felony, second-degree unlawful possession of a ...

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Active bench warrant leads to man’s arrest MOHAWK — Brian Scott Powell, 51, of 6 First St., was charged by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on Sept. 15 on a bench warrant for failure to pay a fine. Powell was charged after the sheriff’s office was made aware of a bench warrant ...

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Pair arrested after attacking victim GLOVERSVILLE — Amber N. Wilson, 34, of 31 West St., was charged with first-degree burglary and third-degree assault and Justin J. Wilson, 28, of Gloversville, was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing by city police on Thursday at 6 ...

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Police: Man pushed juvenile female GLOVERSVILLE — Ross A. Gordon, 43, of Gloversville, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment by city police on Sunday at 1:25 a.m. Gordon was taken into custody following a domestic violence complaint. During the ...

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Police: Woman lied on benefits application JOHNSTOWN — Keisha M. Johnson, 23, of Johnstown was charged by Fulton County sheriff's deputies at 1:30 p.m. Friday on Route 29 with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing. Deputies said she was charged following a welfare fraud ...

Sheriff’s office seeks larceny suspect

PALATINE — the Montgomery County sheriff’s office is seeking the public’s help in finding a larceny suspect from June 1 to 2 in the town. The woman left the scene of the incidents in what is believed to be a 2001-02 Saturn S series color blue one day and a red Ford Mustang of unknown ...