Police Blotter

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Family offense leads to charges JOHNSTOWN — Stephen H. Whitbeck, 64, of 106 Glebe St., was charged by city police at 10:05 p.m. March 20 with driving while intoxicated, having a 0.18 percent or greater blood-alcohol content, and resisting arrest, all misdemeanors. Police said he was charged on Hoosac Street, stemming from an offense at 9:52 p.m. March 20. Police responded to the area of Hoosac and Glebe streets to a third party report of…
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Man charged with violating court order JOHNSTOWN — Jeffrey J. Mitchelson, 39, of 44 E. Main St., was charged by city police at 8:15 p.m. March 18 with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony; and third-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment, both misdemeanors. Police said he was charged for an offense at 8 p.m. March 16. Officers investigated a domestic incident and arrested Mitchelson for having violated the terms of a previously issued order of protection. Police…
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Man facing multiple charges JOHNSTOWN — Jeffrey J. Mitchelson, 39, of 44 E. Main St., was charged by city police at 8:15 p.m. March 18 with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony; and third-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment, both misdemeanors. Police said he was charged for an offense at 8 p.m. March 16. Officers investigated a domestic incident and arrested Mitchelson for having violated the terms of a previously issued order of protection. Police allege he…
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Man drove vehicle without license AMSTERDAM — Dylan G. Tallman, 24, of 9166 Route 30, Delanson was charged on Saturday by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unregistered motor vehicle and uninspected motor vehicle. Tallman was charged following a traffic stop. He was released with uniform traffic ticket’s and is scheduled to appear in Amsterdam Town Court on April 4 at 6 p.m. Driver did not hold driver’s license AMSTERDAM — Samuel…
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No interlock, license charged FULTONVILLE — Stephanie L. Homkey, 35, of 4085 Route 5S was charged on March 21 by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and circumvent ignition interlock device. Homkey was charged following a traffic stop in which a DMV check revealed she held a suspended driver’s license. She was also required to have an ignition interlock device but did not. She was processed and released…
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Mayfield man gets charged with DWI MAYFIELD — Richard L. Bailey, 60, of 121 Schabacker Road, Johnstown, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies March 12 with driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest. Deputies said he was arrested at 11:49 p.m. in the town of Mayfield after deputies investigated a car off the road on Route 30. Deputies determined that Bailey had allegedly operated the vehicle while intoxicated. He will appear later in Town Court.…
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