A Johnstown man was charged by state police for having a fake inspection sticker.
State police out of Fonda arrested Brandon M. Mcrae, 30, at 3:37 a.m. Tuesday following a traffic stop on Townsend Road in Johnstown for an equipment violation. Police said during that stop they noticed that Mcrae’s inspection sticker was fake. Mcrae has been charged with second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, a felony.
Police said he has not had a valid inspection sticker since February 2021. Mcrae was released on an appearance ticket and is due in Johnstown City Court on Aug. 30.