Tri-County Blotter

Criminal possession

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Michael B. Bonfey, 38, of Gloversville wa charged by state police April 20 with petit larceny, false personation and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Petit larceny

charged

AMSTERDAM – Derrick R. Sweet, 26, of Gloversville was charged by state police April 20 with petit larceny.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Bad check

alleged

MAYFIELD – Aaron P. Penley, 40, of Mayfield was charged by state police April 20 with issuing a bad check.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Resisting arrest

alleged

MAYFIELD – Cori L. Ostrander, 33, of Caroga Lake was charged by state police April 20 with third-degree bail jumping and resisting arrest.

She was issued cash bail, police said.

Drunken driving

charged

BROADALBIN – Pamela B. Sizemore, 56, of Broadalbin was charged by state police April 21 with driving while intoxicated, operatinga motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content higher than or equal to 0.08 percent, unlawful possession of marijuana and drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle on a highway.

She was issued appearance tickets.

Criminal possession

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Jesus M. Gonzalez, 25, of Gloversville was charged by state police April 22 with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Unlawful possession

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Cheyenne J. Young, 21, of Johnstown was charged by state police April 23 with unlawful possession of marijuana.

She was issued an appearance ticket.

Drunken driving

charged

MAYFIELD – David A. Palmer, 51, of Caroga Lake was charged by state police April 23 with aggravated unlicensed operation, driving while intoxicated with a previous conviction in 10 years, use of a vehicle without an interlock device and various infractions.

He was held, police said.

Disorderly conduct

charged

BROADALBIN – Kevin M. Shiels, 55, of Broadalbin was charged by state police April 21 with disorderly conduct.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Driving while intoxicated charged

MAYFIELD – Cristobal Tirado, 49, of 104 Pawling St., Hagaman, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 1:30 a.m. April 17 with failure to keep right, driving while intoxicated and driving with 0.08 percent or higher blood-alcohol content.

Deputies said he was charged after a traffic stop on Route 30 in the town.

Tirado will appear later in Town Court.

Tri-county blotter

Petit larceny charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Cori L. Ostrander, 33, of 340 Hohler Road was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and two counts of petit larceny by city police on Monday.

Police said Ostrander had three warrants out on her.

Officers said the criminal possession charges stem from a Sept. 19 incident in which Ostrander was stopped in a vehicle and was found to be in possession of stolen merchandise from the Target store in the town of Amsterdam.

Officers said the first petit larceny charges stem from an incident at the Walmart Supercenter on Sept. 25. Police said Ostrander was alleged to have defeated a security measure in the store while attempting to steal a laptop computer. She allegedly cut the metal cable securing a laptop with a pair of scissors she obtained from the store.

When the alarm sounded, police said Ostrander fled the store with the metal security cable, passing all points of sale, not attempting to pay for any merchandise and the pair of scissors. The defendant was identified by Walmart Loss Prevention and officers from the security video.

The second petit larceny charge comes from an incident that took place at the Walmart Supercenter on Nov. 19. Police said Ostrander allegedly entered the store and stole a bottle of shampoo, passing all points of sale, and not attempting to pay for the merchandise. She was again identified through the investigation by Walmart Loss Prevention and officers from the security video and photographs.

Ostrander was located at the Fulton County Jail on unrelated charges and was arraigned City Court. She was sent to the Fulton County Jail on $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bond. She is expected to return to City Court next month.

Petit larceny alleged

GLOVERSVILLE – Tanzee M. Wilcox, 25, of 6 Clarkson Ave. in the Bronx was charged with petit larceny and sixth-degree conspiracy by city police on Tuesday.

Officers said had a warrant out for his arrest after he allegedly stole a television from Walmart on Feb. 9.

Wilcox was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Drunken driving charged

BROADALBIN-Kristina Tomlinson, 39, of Broad St. was arrested by state police Sunday and charged with driving while intoxicated.

Police said Tomlinson was stopped for a traffic infraction when they discovered she was intoxicated.

Police said she was ticketed and is expected to appear in Town Court on May 5 at 10 a.m.

Tri-county blotter

Welfare fraud

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Bobbi Jo Warner, 30, of 26 Homestead Drive, Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Monday on a warrant alleging three felony welfare fraud counts.

Deputies said she was charged at 10:40 a.m. at her home with: fourth-degree welfare fraud, first-degree offering a false instrument and fourth-degree grand larceny, all felonies.

Warner was arraigned in City Court and released to appear later in court.

Unlicensed operation

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Richard J. Gilligan, 24, of 121 S. Market St., was charged by city police at 8:50 p.m. Sunday with suspended registration and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation.

Police said he was charged after his vehicle was stopped on West Fourth Avenue.

Gilligan will appear later in City Court.

Disorderly conduct

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Adam E. Keeler, 26, of 11 Crescendoe Road, was charged by city police at 1:01 a.m. Monday with disorderly conduct.

Police said he was charged after officers responded to a family offense at his home.

He was released to appear later in City Court.

Unlicensed operation

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Logan A. Lovell, 25, of 324 W. Main St., was charged by city police at 9:55 a.m. Friday with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and suspended registration.

Police said the motorist was stopped on Pine Avenue.

He will appear later in City Court.

Petit larceny

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Jennifer A. Young, 38, of 395 S. Main St., Gloversville, and Danyel D. Rowback, 38, of 52 First Ave., apartment 1, Gloversville, were each charged by city police at 3:50 p.m. Thursday with petit larceny and trespass.

Police said Young and Rowback were charged in connection with offenses at 3:22 p.m. Wednesday at 13 S. Comrie Ave. Police said they allegedly took scrap metal and copper and sold it to a scrap yard.

The suspects will appear later in City Court.

Petit larceny

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Christine J. Brown, 24, of 89 Third St. was charged with petit larceny and false personation by city police on Friday.

Officers said they responded to Walmart for a report of a larceny. Police said Brown was taken into custody for stealing $12.35 worth of merchandise from the store.

Police said during the course of the investigation, Brown gave police a false name, hindering officers from discovering an active bench warrant issued by City Court for failure to appear on child endangerment charges.

Brown was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $500 cash bail and $1,500 bond

Petit larceny

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Katelynn A. Fiume, 27, of 82 Homestead Dr. was charged with petit larceny by city police on Saturday.

Officers said Fiume was seen by Walmart store security taking $27.73 worth of merchandise from the store without paying for it.

Fiume was given tickets for City Court and released.

Unlicensed operation

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Amy C. Lawton, 53, of 18 Sixth Ave. was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation by city police on April 19.

Police said Lawton was stopped for an equipment violation and was found to have a suspended license. Lawton was also the subject of a bench warrant for failing to license her dog.

Lawton was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $500 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

Tri-county blotter

Criminal possession

alleged

MOHAWK – Nicholas Luzinas, 31, of 312 New Turnpike Road., Fort Plain was arrested by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday and charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Deputies said Luzinas was stopped for speeding on Route 67 when unprescribed hydrocodone was located in the vehicle.

Deputies said Luzinas was ticketed and is expected to appear in Town Court on May 3 at 4 p.m.

Motorcyclist injured during accident

BROADALBIN – A motorcyclist was injured in an accident investigated by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 10:53 a.m. Saturday on Bellen Road, southwest of South Second Avenue in the town.

Deputies said Donald M. Blowers, 51, of 682 Midline Road, Amsterdam, suffered an arm fracture/dislocation and was airlifted to Albany Medical Center Hospital.

Deputies said his motorcycle was westbound on Bellen Road when Blowers failed to keep right. The bike exited the shoulder of the eastbound lane and struck a guard rail, coming to a stop in a creek, deputies said. The Broadalbin Area Volunteer Ambulance Corps treated Blowers at the scene.

No tickets were issued.

Bench warrant

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Walter J. Brown, 39, of 228 N. Perry St., was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 1:30 p.m. on March 31 on a warrant.

Deputies said he was charged on a warrant from County Court alleging a violation of his conditional discharge. Deputies said he failed to attend county Drug Court.

He was arraigned before County Court Acting Judge Gene Catena and sent to the county jail, pending further court action.

Tri-County Blotter

Criminal mischief alleged

FONDA – State police said a woman was arrested after keying a vehicle following an argument.

Cocquia R. Williams, 26, of Fonda was charged April 13 with third-degree criminal mischief, a felony.

Williams got into a verbal altercation with her roommate, police said. Williams keyed the driver’s-side and trunk of the roomate’s vehicle, a 2007 Hyundai Elantra, police said.

Williams was issued appearance tickets for Mohawk Town Court on April 27.

Disorderly conduct charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Kurtis T. Fuller, 18, of 17 Montgomery St. was charged with disorderly conduct by city police on Tuesday.

Officers said they were called to the area of 20 Montgomery St. for a report of a large, disorderly group in the street. Upon arrival, officers said Fuller continued to yell in the street after being given several warnings to stop such actions.

Fuller was given tickets to appear in City Court and was turned over to the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding warrant.

Suspended registration charged

JOHNSTOWN – James L. Blanchard, 63, of Johnstown, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on April 14 with suspended registration.

Deputies said he was charged after a traffic stop on Route 30A in the town.

Deputies said Blanchard was operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration, while possessing a suspended driver’s license.

He will appear later in Town Court.

Unlicensed operation charged

NORTHAMPTON – Frederick R. Myers III, 23, of Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on April 14 with suspended registration and unlicensed operation.

Deputies said Myers was charged following a traffic stop on Route 30 in the town.

Deputies said he was operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration and was also found to be an unlicensed operator.

He will appear later in Town Court.

Criminal contempt alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Keith F. Shoemaker, 52, of 19 N. Perry St., was charged by city police at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday with first-degree criminal contempt.

Police said he was charged at home for violating an order of protection.

He was held for arraignment in City Court.

Bench warrant charged

JOHNSTOWN – Asher D. Duross, 27, of 5 S. William St., was charged by city police at 8:58 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant.

Police said he was charged on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

He was held for an appearance in that court.

Bench warrant charged

JOHNSTOWN – Amelia M. Mancini, 21, of 1039 County Highway 126, Amsterdam, was charged by city police at 8:48 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant.

Police said she was charged on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

She was held for an appearance in that court.

Bench warrant charged

JOHNSTOWN – Kimberly A. Cortese, 30, of 192 Mud Road, St. Johnsville, was charged by city police at 7:54 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant.

Police said she was charged at home on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

She was held for an appearance in that court.

Endangering a child alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Herbert L. Suggs, 25, of 45 Chestnut St., was charged by city police at 8:10 p.m. April 14 with endangering the welfare of a child, fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment.

Police said officers responded to a family dispute at his home, and he was arrested.

Suggs will appear later in City Court.

Disorderly conduct alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Jennifer L. Wilks, 44, of 82 Fremont St., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 1:13 p.m. April 14 with disorderly conduct.

Police said she was charged on North Perry Street after kicking debris in the street. An officer told her to stop, but police said Wilks then kicked a baseball-sized rock into the street. Police said the rock bounced off the undercarriage of a moving vehicle.

She was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail in lieu of $500 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

Petit larceny charged

JOHNSTOWN – Ernest F. Mrazz, 70, of 213 S. Market St., was charged by city police at 4:11 p.m. April 12 with petit larceny.

Police said he was charged at Price Chopper. 240 N. Comrie Ave. Police said Mrazz allegedly took a wallet belonging to a Price Chopper customer. Police said the wallet, containing approximately $400 in cash, was left accidentally in a shopping cart.

He will appear later in City Court.

Bench warrant charged

JOHNSTOWN – Quinton E. Spaulding, 20, of 36 Steele Ave., Gloversville, was charged by city police at noon April 12 on a warrant.

Police said he was charged on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

He was held on $500 bail pending further court action.

Tri-county blotter

Unlicensed operation charged

OPPENHEIM – Tracy L. Stewart, 41, of Newport, Herkimer County, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Tuesday with unlicensed operation.

Deputies said she was charged following a traffic stop on Route 29 in the town.

Deputies said Stewart was operating a motor vehicle with a suspended driver’s license.

She will appear later in Town Court.

Tri-county blotter

Drug possession alleged

NORTHAMPTON – Zaccaria R. Crankshaw, 20, of Broadalbin, was charged by state police April 17 with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana.

His status was not provided by police.

Fleeing police alleged

GLEN – Kenneth B. Vitus, 54, of Amsterdam was charged by state police April 17 with third-degree fleeing an officer in a motor vehicle.

He was held, police said.

Criminal impersonation charged

GLEN – Ricky W. Newhart, 28, of Amsterdam was charged by state police April 14 with second-degree criminal impersonation.

He was released on his own recognizance, police said.

Harassment charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Dana Horning, 20, of Gloversville was charged by state police April 12 with second-degree aggravated harrassment.

She was issued bail bond, police said.

Criminal mischief charged

PERTH – Anthony Villano, 59, of Perth was charged by state police April 16 with third-degree assault, second-degree unlawful imprisonment, and fourth-degree criminal mischief.

His status was unknown, police said.

Criminal mischief charged

PERTH – Carmine Villano, 59, of Perth, was charged by state police April 16 with third-degree assault, second-degree unlawful imprisonment, and fourth-degree criminal mischief.

He was released on his own recognizance, police said.

Bench warrant charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Robert W. Valachovic, 33, of 13 Academy Place, was taken into custody on a bench warrant by city police on Saturday.

Officers said Valachovic was wanted on a warrant for fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

Valachovic was turned over to the custody of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

Soliciting charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Gary B. Bessette, 23, of 35 Church St. in Hoosick Falls, was charged with soliciting without a permit by city police on April 12.

Officers said Bessette was given a ticket for City Court and released.

Tri-county blotter

Attempted assault charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Antoine D. Clark, 37, of 50 Montgomery St., was taken into custody on a warrant for third-degree attempted assault by city police on Friday.

Officers said Clark was wanted for striking another male in the face and causing injuries.

Clark was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $1,500 cash and $3,000 bond.

Criminal mischief alleged

GLOVERSVILLE – Willis A. Young, 30, of 48 Walnut St., was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief by city police on Wednesday.

Officers said that on April 10, they were called to 48 Walnut St. for a report of vandalism. A female caller reported she observed Young damage her friend’s truck tire with a knife after she and Young were arguing, police said. Young left the area prior to police arriving.

Young was later located at his residence and taken into custody.

Young was arraigned in City Court, where he was sent to the Fulton County Jail with bail set in the amount of $2,500 cash or $7,500 secured bond. He was turned over to corrections.

Young is scheduled to reappear in City Court at a later date.

Tri-county blotter

Menacing

alleged

MINDEN – Samantha French, 32, of Fultonville was arrested by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Friday and charged with second-degree menacing.

Deputies said French threatened a female victim with a baseball bat.

Deputies said French was ticketed and is expected to appear in Town Court at a later date.

One injured

during accident

JOHNSTOWN – One person was injured in an accident investigated by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 10:05 p.m. Friday on County Highway 101, south of Old Peck Hill Road.

Deputies said Mattie VanNostrand, 35 – a passenger in a car driven by Hallie J. Fassett-Warner, 16, of 20 Oxford Terrace, Gloversville – was hurt. She suffered minor bleeding to the head and was taken to Nathan Littauer Hospital.

Deputies said Fassett-Warner stated she was turning right off Old Peck Hill Road and said she didn’t see an oncoming vehicle. She hit the gas to avoid a collision, but lost control of her car, which went into a ditch, deputies said.

Fassett-Warner was ticketed on a charge of unlicensed operation.

Unlicensed operation

charged

MAYFIELD – A driver was ticketed on one charge following an accident investigated by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 7:43 a.m. Thursday on Route 29 at Route 30.

Deputies said Franchesca Fargas, 20, of 3 1/2 Eagle St., Amsterdam, was ticketed on a charge of unlicensed operation.

Deputies said Karen M. Klein, 69, of 5395 Lake Road, Galway, was headed south entering traffic in the roundabout and didn’t see the Fargas car before a collision occurred.

No injuries were reported

Tri-County Blotter

Promoting prison contraband charged

JOHNSTOWN – Antonio McCloskey, 18, of 32 Addison St., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Wednesday with second-degree promoting prison contraband, a misdemeanor; and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.

Deputies said McCloskey allegedly possessed marijuana in the county jail.

He will appear later in City Court.

Failure to report firearm charged

MAYFIELD – Richard A. Jones, 72, of 3824 Route 30, town of Mayfield, was charged at 1:49 p.m. Tuesday by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on Monday with failure to report a firearm upon acquisition, and failing to conduct a records check upon disposition of a firearm.

The charges are both misdemeanors.

Deputies said Jones failed to list a firearm on his pistol permit, as required by the state police and then sold the firearm to a third party without conducted a firearms background check, as required by the New York State SAFE Act.

He will appear in Town Court.

Welfare fraud alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Shane S. Ward, 21, of Gloversville was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday on a warrant alleging welfare fraud.

Deputies said he was charged with first-degree offering a false instrument, fifth-degree welfare fraud, and petit larceny.

Ward was arraigned in City Court and released to reappear later.

Arrested on warrant

JOHNSTOWN – Quinton E. Spaulding, 20, of 36 Steele Ave., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 12:07 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant.

Police said he was charged on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

He was held for a appearance in that court.

Tri-county blotter

Petit larceny charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Dana C. Horning, 20, of 190 Blanchard Road was charged with petit larceny by city police on Tuesday.

Officers said Horning was taken into custody on an arrest warrant out of City Court.

Police said the charges stem from an incident that occurred on Feb. 29 when Horning obtained prescription pills from the Wal-Mart pharmacy by identifying herself as a family member of the alleged victim. The prescription that was provided to the defendant which consisted of 150 Lortabs.

Horning was arraigned in City Court where $500 cash bail was set. She was released from custody after bail was paid on her behalf.

Resisting arrest alleged

GLOVERSVILLE – Justin M. Fisher, 31, of 48 Spring St. was taken into custody by city police on an arrest warrant on April 7 and was additionally charged with resisting arrest.

Officers said Fisher was spotted walking on Kingsboro Avenue and was known to an active warrant for his arrest for fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Uniformed officers and plain clothes detectives attempted to take Fisher into custody on this warrant but the Fisher fled on foot after being advised to stop and that he was under arrest. Fisher was taken into custody after a short foot pursuit and without further incident.

Fisher was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond, with a return date set for later this month in City Court.

Bench warrant charged

GLOVERSVILLE – April M. Persse, 40, of 6 N. Water St. was taken into custody on a bench warrant by city police on Monday.

Officers said Persse was wanted on an outstanding bench warrant for failure to appear on initial charges of second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and other vehicle and traffic law charges.

Persse was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail in lieu of $350 cash bail or $1,000 bond with a return date set for later this month.

Disorderly conduct alleged

JOHNSTOWN -Three people were charged by city police at 3:48 a.m. Sunday in connection with a fight at the Miss Johnstown Diner, 28 1/2 E. Main St.

Charged were: Joseph H. Stanton, 33, of 10 Hoosac St., apartment 2; Adrianna S. Stewart, 21, of 25 Yost St.; and Harley J. Fountain, 24, of 6 Milton Ave., apartment 1, Amsterdam.

Police said Stanton was charged with disorderly conduct, second-degree harassment and resisting arrest.

Police said Stewart was charged with obstructing governmental administration and disorderly conduct.

Fountain was charged with disorderly conduct, police said.

All three suspects will appear later in City Court.

Tri-county blotter

Drunken driving

alleged

FORT JOHNSON – Shaun K. Cotter, 34, of Johnstown was charged by state police April 7 with driving while intoxicated, aggravated DWI, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle on a highway and failure to keep right.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Unlicensed operation

alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Brittany A. Lott, 23, of Gloversville was charged by state police April 6 with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, third-degree bail jumping and second-degre criminal impersonation.

She was held, police said.

Petit larceny

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Otoniel R. Cruz, 43, of Gloversville was charged by state police April 6 with petit larceny.

He was held, police said.

Drunken driving

alleged

OPPENHEIM – Larry E. Floyd, 75, of St. Johnsville was charged by state police April 7 with driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle witha blood-alcohol content higher than or equal to 0.08 percent, and failure to keep right.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Drunken driving

alleged

HAGAMAN – Zena Zmith, 44, of Hagaman was charged by state police April 9 with driving while using a mobile phone, driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content higher than or equal to 0.08 percent.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Petit larceny

charged

JOHNSTOWN – April D. Reinhardt, 32, of 91 Grand St., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Tuesday with felony first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, misdemeanor fifth-degree welfare fraud and misdemeanor petit larceny.

Deputies said she was charged at 10:15 a.m. for fraudulently obtaining HEAP benefits from the county Department of Social Services.

Reinhardt will appear later in City Court.

Tri-County Blotter

Leaving the scene alleged

GLOVERSVILLE – One person was ticketed after a one-vehicle accident on South Judson Street Saturday, according to city police.

Officers said Shane S. Ward of Gloversville was operating a 1998 Honda on Steele Avenue when he turned onto South Judson Street, left the roadway and struck a tree in front of 103 S. Judson St. Police said Ward then left the scene of the accident without reporting it.

Ward was issued tickets for driving on the sidewalk, uninspected motor vehicle and leaving the scene of an accident, police said.

Charged on bench warrant

AMSTERDAM-Annette Juan, 50, of 29 High Street was arrested by Amsterdam police Monday and charged on an active bench warrant.

Police said Juan was arrested at the police department. She was transported to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility and held for arraignment.

Petit larceny charged

JOHNSTOWN – Malik Z. Fletcher, 20, of 599 County Highway 142, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies March 30 with petit larceny.

Deputies said he ordered food from a local establishment that was delivered and he failed to pay for it.

Fletcher will appear later in Town Court.

Tri-county blotter

Petty larceny charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Eric S. Klena, 45, of 340 Hohler Road was charged with two counts of petit larceny by city police on March 22.

Officers said Klena shoplifted merchandise from Walmart and took a woman’s purse and cellphone form the counter at the self-checkout line before fleeing the store.

Police said Klena passed all points of sale and made no attempts to pay for the merchandise. Klena was identified in the investigation and subsequently turned himself in after two separate arrest warrants were lodged in Gloversville City Court. He was arraigned in Gloversville City Court and was released to appear at a later date.

Criminal contempt charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Alex J. Perrone, 33, of 107 Glenwood Ave. in Johnstown was charged with second-degree criminal contempt by city police on Sunday.

Officers said Perrone violated a Fulton County Family Court stay-away order of protection. Perrone violated the order when he went inside the residence, police said.

He was arraigned in City Court and sent to Fulton County Jail on $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Perrone was charged again with second-degree criminal contempt by city police on Monday. Officers said they handled a walk-in complaint at the station involving another violation of an order of protection. Police said that upon posting bail and being released, he allegedly sent several text messages to the victim, violating the order of protection.

Perrone was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $250 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Welfare fraud alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Jocelyn M. Bishop, 25, no address available, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies Monday with fourth-degree grand larceny, fourth-degree welfare fraud and first-degree offering a false instrument, all felonies.

Deputies said she was charged at 9:04 a.m. for allegedly offering false documents to the county Department of Social Services to obtain benefits she wasn’t entitled to.

She will appear later in City Court.

Arrested on warrant

JOHNSTOWN – Harold L. Gero, 34, of 99 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 10:02 p.m. Tuesday on a warrant.

Police said he was charged on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

He was held for an appearance in that court.

Arrested on warrant

JOHNSTOWN – Jennifer L. Emerson, 32, of 3 William St., was charged by city police at 1:02 p.m. Wednesday on a warrant.

Police said she was charged on a bench warrant issued by City Court.

She was held for an appearance in that court.

Tri-county blotter

Bench warrant

charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Schnell Hooper, 23, OF 291 East St., Bronx, was taken into custody on an active arrest warrant out of City Court according to city police.

Police said the warrant was issued after an investigation into a larceny of merchandise from the Walmart Store in February.

Hooper had been incarcerated in the Montgomery County Jail on unrelated charges until Tuesday.

She was arraigned in City Court where she was sent to the Fulton CountyJail with $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 secured bond.

She is scheduled to re-appear at a later date.

Unlicensed operation

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Travis D. Gallt, 20, of 110 N. Main St., Gloversville, was charged by city police at 8:30 p.m. Saturday with operating a motor vehicle while using cell phone and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation.

Police said his vehicle was stopped on Pleasant Avenue and he was cited.

Gallt will appear later in City Court.

Bench warrant

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Angelique M. Bleyl, 42, of 202 Glebe St., apartment 2, was charged by city police at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday on a warrant.

Police said she was charged on a warrant issued by City Court.

She was held for arraignment in City Court.

Harassment

alleged

JOHNSTOWN – MichaeL J. Burns, 35, of 100 S. Perry St., was charged by city police at 10:16 p.m. Saturday with third-degree assault and second-degree harassment.

Police said he was charged at his residence after officers responded to a fight.

Burns was held for arraignment in City Court.

Two injured

during accident

JOHNSTOWN – Two people were injured in an accident investigated by city police at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday on Enterprise Road, west of Clermont Avenue.

Police said driver Brittnie N. Nicosia, 21, of 20 E. State St., Gloversville, complained of a leg injury.

Police said Magdalen Hernandez, 42 – a passenger in a car driven by Randy J. Gainer, 35, of 25 S. Main St., Gloversville – complained of a chest injury.

Both injured were taken to Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville.

Nicosia was traveling west on Enterprise Road and attempted to make a left turn into the Excel parking lot, police said. She went into the path of incoming traffic and officers said her car was struck by Gainer’s car. Police said Gainer was traveling east on Enterprise Road and had the right of way.

The police report indicated no tickets issued.

Assault

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Michael P. Nourse, 17, of 201 Route 10, Caroga Lake, was charged by city police at 12:36 p.m. March 31 with third-degree assault.

Police said he punched a person several times in the face, injuring the victim.

Nourse will return later in City Court.

Parole violation

alleged

JOHNSTOWN – James E. Anderson, 40, of 117 E. Clinton St., was charged by city police at 6:40 p.m. March 30 on a warrant for violation of a parole.

Police said he was charged on North East Avenue.

He was transported to the Fulton County Jail to await further action in City Court.

Unlicensed operation

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Angela D. Boulais, 36, of 44 Forest St., apartment 2, Gloversville, was charged by city police at 8:39 p.m. March 27 with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation.

Police said she was charged on North Comrie Avenue after a traffic stop.

She will appear later in City Court.

Bench warrant

charged

JOHNSTOWN – David B. Warner, 26, of 189 Dennie Road, Mayfield, was charged by city police at 8:50 p.m. March 29 on a warrant.

Police said he was charged on a warrant issued by City Court.

He was held for an appearance in that court.

Drug possession

charged

BENSON – Timothy A. Stuart, 50, of Northville, was charged by state police April 2 with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, having a controlled substance in a non-original container, and a seat belt violation.

Stuart was issued an appearance ticket.

Drug possession

charged

EPHRATAH – Brandon S. Smith, 29, of St. Johnsville, was charged by state police April 2 with unlawful possession of marijuana.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Drug possession

charged

DUANESBURG – Vern E. Blanchard, 31, of Amsterdam, was charged by state police April 1 with first-degree operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and failure to keep to the right.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Criminal possession

charged

GLEN – Jeffrey D. Opalka, 27, of Hagaman, was charged by state police March 31 with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Drunken driving

charged

AMSTERDAM – Chad Marc Gayes, 23, of Galway, was charged by state police April 3 with driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content higher than or equal to 0.08 percent, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle on a highway, and no or inadequate lights.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Bad check

alleged

MAYFIELD – Jason M. McCormick, 28, of Johnstown, was charged by state police March 30 with issuing a bad check.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Drug possession

charged

BROADALBIN – Brittany A. Lott, 23, Gloversville, was charged by state police April 2 with unlawful possession of marijuana.

She was issued an appearance ticket.

Drug possession

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Chris A. Blowers, 48, of Johnstown, was charged by state police April 1 with controlled substance in a non-original container, unlawful possession of marijuana, broken glass and inadequate muffler.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Drug possession

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Robert M. Caputo, 27, of Gloversville was charged by state police April 2 with unlawful possession of marijuana.

He was issued an appearance ticket.

Tri-county blotter

Drug possession

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Justin T. Rizzio, 30, of 158 Lake Drive, Gloversville, was charged by city police at 8:45 p.m. Thursday with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Police said he was charged at the Super 8 Motel, North Comrie Avenue, on a warrant. He was in possession of heroin and transported to the Gloversville Police Department on a warrant.

Rizzio faces action in an unspecified court.

Drunken driving

charged

JOHNSTOWN – Jay M. Chirichio, 55, of 3467 Route 29, Johnstown, was charged by city police at 8:22 p.m. Friday with failure to keep right, improper lane usage, driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI – driving with 0.18 percent or higher blood-alcohol content.

Police said the motorist was stopped on West State Street and charged.

He will appear later in City Court.

Harassment

alleged

JOHNSTOWN – Shaun M. Wilson, 37, of 8 Montgomery St., Fultonville, was charged by city police at 3:50 a.m. Friday with second-degree harassment.

Police said he was charged at 220 N. Comrie Ave. after punching a person in the face.

Wilson will appear later in City Court.

Tri-county blotter

Attempted assault charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Mary B. Bates, 31, of 22 1/2 Woodside Ave. was charged with third-degree attempted assault and fourth degree criminal mischief by city police on Sunday.

Officers said they were called to Bates’ address for a report of a family dispute. Upon arrival, a man stated he was punched and scratch by Bates after a verbal argument. The man had minor lacerations to his face. In addition, police said Bates damaged the driver’s side window of the man’s vehicle.

Bates was arriagned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Criminal contempt

alleged

GLOVERSVILLE – David M. Carraway, 31, of 225 Herkimer St., Utica, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt by city police on Friday.

Officers said they were called to Burger King for a report of a domestic violence incident where Carraway was alleged to have violated an order of protection. After an investigation, officers issued a warrant for Carraway. He was located by the village of Mohawk Police Department and transferred to Gloversville.

Carraway was arraigned in City Court and released on his own recognizance.

Harrassment charged

GLOVERSVILLE – Nicole M. Martish, 30, of 345 N. Main St., was charged with second-degree harassment by city police on Saturday.

Officers said a man alleged Martish attacked him by grabbing him by his ponytail and throwing him to the ground at the North Main Street address.

Martish was taken into custody at her residence and given tickets for City Court on a later date and released.

Burglary alleged

GLOVERSVILLE – Devon M. Morby, 19, of 10 North St., was charged with third-degree burglary and petit larceny by city police Saturday.

Officers said they were called to a location on North Main Street for a report of a domestic violence incident. Police said they learned Morby forcibly entered an apartment building and stole a pair of shoes from the victim while inside the apartment building.

Morby was taken into custody without incident and arraigned in City Court, where he was sent to the Fulton County Jail on $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

Ability impaired charged

FLORIDA- Vanessa Persico, 29, of 116 Perkins St., was arrested by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies Friday and charged with driving a motor vehicle while ability impaired by drugs, a felony and unlawful possession of marijuana.

Deputies said Persico was observed driving on Route 30 when she passed an unmarked sheriff’s unit. Persico was stopped and arrested following an interview and field sobriety test, deputies said.

Persico was remanded to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility, deputies said.

Suspended registration alleged

AMSTERDAM-Lesley Plaskett, 44, of 202 Woodrow Road, was arrested by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies Saturday and charged with operating a motor vehicle with suspended insurance, deputies said.

Deputies said Plaskett was driving on Route 30 when they issued a traffic stop for a suspended registration.

A Department of Motor Vehicles check revealed that the vehicle had an insurance lapse, deputies said.

Plaskett was ticketed and is expected to appear in Town Court at a later date, deputies said.

Possession of marijuana charged

AMSTERDAM-Cameron Fraumane-Loya, 19, of 23 Second Ave., Gloversville, was arrested by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies Saturday and charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.

Deputies said Fraumane-Loye was in the back seat of a motor vehicle that was pulled over for being uninspected.

Deputies said the smell of marijuana was emitting from the vehicle.

Fraumane-Loya was ticketed and is expected to appear in court at a later date, deputies said.

Possession of marijuana charged

MOHAWK-Charles Jackson, 58, of 39 Wallace St., Scotia, was arrested by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies Sunday and charged with unlawful possession of marijuana.

Deputies said Jackson was arrested after breaking down on the side of the road.

Deputies said Jackson was ticketed and is expected to appear in Town Court on April 12.

Unlicensed operation charged

MOHAWK-Dylan T. O’Bryan, 21, of 16 S. Center St., Fonda was arrested by Montgomery County sheriff’s Saturday and charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle.

Deputies said O’Bryan was arrested for aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle for having a suspended driver’s license.

Deputies said O’Bryan was ticketed and expected to appear in Town Court on April 19.

Tri-county blotter

Two injured

during accident

JOHNSTOWN – Two people were injured in an accident investigated by city police at 12:13 p.m. Friday on South Perry Street, south of East Fourth Avenue.

Police said driver David S. Boyer, 22, of 142 Heagle Road, and passenger Walter W. Bullis, 71, both complained of neck injuries. Boyer was taken to Nathan Littauer Hospital.

The other driver – Maura C. Friddle. 36, of 10 Temple Hills, Clifton Park – was ticketed on a charge of following too closely.

Police said Boyer was heading north on South Perry Street and stopped for a traffic light. Friddle was also northbound, failing to stop, with her car striking Boyer’s vehicle in the rear end, police said.

Friddle stated she was not paying attention, police said.

Tri-County Blotter

Disorderly conduct charged

GLOVERSVILLE -Robert P. Williams, 20, of 34 Grand St., was charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct by city police on Monday.

Officers said Williams became aggressive and disorderly during a warrant investigation that did not pertain to him at Williams residence. Officers said Williams caused a disturbance to neighbors and citizens on the street.

While he was being placed into custody, Williams briefly resisted arrest.

Williams was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Fulton County Jail on $750 cash bail or $3,500 bond.

Failure to obey traffic light charged

MAYFIELD – Two people were injured in an accident investigated by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday on Route 29 at Route 29A.

Deputies said driver Stephen Donnelly, 50, of 9 Beech St., Gloversville, complained of a back injury.

Deputies said driver Matthew R. Horton, 38, of 46 Pershing Drive, Scotia, suffered an abrasion to a leg.

Both declined to be taken to an area hospital.

Donnelly said he didn’t realize the traffic light was red and attempted to avoid a car driven by Lorraine C. Diamond, 52, of 141 Morrow Road, Amsterdam, deputies said. Donnelly’s car hit the Diamond car in the mirror and then Donnelly’s car collided with Horton’s stopped vehicle.

Deputies ticketed Donnelly on a charge of failure to obey a traffic light.

Hits pedestrian

JOHNSTOWN – One person was injured in an accident investigated by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 5:20 p.m. March 24 in the parking lot of the Arterial Plaza, south of Fifth Avenue.

Deputies said pedestrian Cathy M. Kasszubski, 47, of 183 Spring St., Gloversville, complained of elbow and knee injuries and declined to be taken to an area hospital.

Deputies said car driver Corey J. Manzer, 16, of 132 Priddle Point Road, Gloversville, said he backed out of a parking spot near Save-A-Lot and was distracted both by another vehicle’s horn and the sun’s glare. Deputies said he said he didn’t see Kasszubski pushing a grocery cart before his car struck her.

No tickets were issued.

Driving while impaired charged

JOHNSTOWN – A driver was ticketed on two charges following an accident investigated by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 11:24 p.m. Monday on Route 309, east of Mountain Lake-South Shore Road.

Deputies said Alisandra Smith, 29, of 158 Lake Drive, Gloversville, was ticketed on charges of failure to keep right and driving while ability impaired by drugs.

Deputies said Smith was traveling east on Route 309 and lost control of her car on the north side of the road, with the vehicle hitting a street sign and trees.

No injuries were reported.

By -