Newfield man charged with two felonies



Major William F. McEvoy
Troop C Commander



(Dryden, NY – March 6) – On March 5, 2018 at about 3:41 p.m., New York State Police at Ithaca arrested Devin M. Austen, age 19, of Newfield, NY for the felonies of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 4th degree and Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 1st degree. 

The arrest stemmed from an investigation that began on July 12, 2017 when a vehicle was stolen from Jayz Auto Repair in the town of Newfield.  Austen scrapped the vehicle a few days later.

Austen was remanded to the Tompkins County Jail on $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond. 

Devin M. Austen