City man gets 3 1/2 in prison for robbery attempt

JOHNSTOWN — A Gloversville man convicted of attempted robbery was sentenced recently in Fulton County Court to 3 1/2 years in state prison.

Isaiah Allen, 26, of First Avenue, was sentenced June 24 by County Court Judge Michael W. Smrtic as part of a plea arrangement. He was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in state prison, as a second felony offender.

The defendant also received five years post-release supervision, and an order of protection was granted for his victim.

The sentence was based on Allen’s April 29 guilty plea to second-degree attempted robbery.

Allen was arrested Dec. 3, 2020.

In other recent County Court action:

∫ David Estrich, 32, of East Fulton Street, Gloversville, was sentenced June 24 by Smrtic to one to three years in state prison as part of a plea arrangement. A stay away order of protection was also granted for his victim.

Estrich pleaded guilty April 29 to one felony count of aggravated family offense.

He was arrested March 12.

∫ Nicholas Vanwormer, 60, of Robin Circle, Johnstown, was sentenced July 8 by Smrtic to time already served and restitution, as part of a plea arrangement.

He had also pleaded guilty July 8 to fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

Vanwormer was arrested March 21.

∫ Harrison Reed, 74, of Third Avenue, Gloversville, was sentenced July 6 to time served by Smrtic, as part of a plea arrangement.

He pleaded guilty July 6 to failure to register as a sex offender.

He was arrested Feb. 22.

∫ Joshua Coadney, 44, of Gloversville was sentenced June 22 by Smrtic to time served and restitution, as part of a plea arrangement.

He also pleaded guilty June 22 to fourth-degree criminal mischief.

Coadney was arrested July 27, 2020.

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