Major Robert E. Patnaude
Troop G Commander
On March 20, 2020, State Police in Saratoga arrested 25-year-old William Thibedeau of Ballston Spa, for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th degree (D felony) and Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree (A misdemeanor).
Shortly before midnight on Thursday, State Police responded to a dispute involving the operators of two vehicles in the area of Brookline Road and Middleline Road in the Town of Ballston. Thibedeau is accused of making multiple attempts to run the victim off the road. Thibedeau and the victim were previously known to one another. When troopers arrived, Thibedeau was taken into custody. A subsequent search revealed that he was also in possession of a quantity of cocaine.
Thibedeau was processed at SP Saratoga. He was arraigned in Milton Town Court and released on his own recognizance. He is due back in court on May 21, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.