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21 October 2021

Heroin, Fentanyl, Cocaine, Crystal Meth, Guns, Currency, Vehicles, and Jewelry Seized During Multiple Search Warrant Executions in Utica, Whitesboro, and Yorkville

An 18-month investigation by the New York State Police Violent Gang and Narcotics Enforcement Team (VGNET), Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, Utica Police Department, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), U.S. Internal Revenue Service, Dept. of Homeland Security resulted in the arrest of seven individuals and the seizure of guns, drugs, cash, and vehicles.

21 October 2021

State Police investigate crash on I-87 ramp

On October 20, 2021, at approximately 12:52 p.m. State Police responded to a report of a two-vehicle crash on I-87 in the town of Plattsburgh.

21 October 2021

State Police are investigating a fatal crash on I-90 in the city of Albany.

On October 21, 2021, at approximately 10:00 a.m., State Police were dispatched to a serious personal injury crash which occurred on I-90 westbound between exit 24 (Albany) and exit 25 (Schenectady). 

21 October 2021

Schenectady woman charged with stealing over $300,000 from employer

On Wednesday, October 20, 2021, the New York State Police, Troop G, SP Latham BCI and the New York State Police SIU - Financial Crimes Unit arrested Aurilla Vandervort, 55, of Schenectady, on charges of Grand Larceny in the 2nd degree, a class C felony and Falsifying Business records in the 1st, a class E Felony.

21 October 2021

Guilderland man charged with Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child

On October 20, 2021, the New York State Police Troop G, SP Latham BCI, along with the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, the New York State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, and Homeland Security Investigations, arrested 36-year-old John H. Ruthosky Jr. of Guilderland on multiple charges including Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child (A-II felony).

21 October 2021

UPDATE: State Police arrested a city of Newburgh man for Sexual Abuse

UPDATEI: The New York State Police Child Abuse Unit in Orange County arrested a city of Newburgh man for Sexual Abuse 1st degree. Photo provided.

21 October 2021

Search warrant ends in arrest with multiple felony charges

On October 20, 2021 the New York State Police arrested Benjamin F. Jones 32 of Amherst, NY for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd degree (C Felony), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree (D Felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd  (B Felony) 2 counts, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 4th degree (C Felony), Criminal Possession of a Loaded Weapon (C Felony), Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree and Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd degree (2 counts).

21 October 2021

Fatal motorcycle collision with a deer

On October 20, 2021 at 5:46 P.M., Troopers out of SP Amity responded to a motorcycle collision on State Route 417 in the town of Wellsville.  Further investigation revealed that the 2012 Harley Davidson operated by Eric E. Trimble, 60 of Wellsville, NY was traveling west bound on State Route 417 and struck a deer in the roadway. 

21 October 2021

Amherst woman arrested for DWI

On October 20, 2021, Troopers out of SP Clarence arrested Angela M. Marillo., 27, of Amherst, NY, for Driving While Intoxicated. 

20 October 2021

Delevan man arrested for giving police a false statement.

On October 18, 2021, Melvin Franklin, 54, of Delevan was arrested for making a punishable false written statement, a misdemeanor.

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