19 May 2021
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
On May 15, 2021 troopers out of SP Boston arrested Michael T. Ernst, age 41, of the town of Boston, for Stalking 4th degree and Trespass. The victim of the stalking had noticed suspicious marks in her lawn near her bathroom window. The victim installed a camera on her property. Video footage showed an unidentified male come to the residence with a stool and climb on top of the air conditioning unit. The male then prceeded to look into the bathroom window  while the victim was showering. Troopers parked down the road from the victim who agreed to turn the bathroom light on at a set time that night. Another trooper agreed to wait in a nearby shed and alert the patrols if the suspect showed up. A male suspect, later identified as Ernst, came to the window after the light was turned on and climbed onto the air conditioner. Patrols were called in and confronted Ernst who was then arrested for Stalking 4th degree and Trespass. He was processed at SP Boston and is due back in the town of Boston court on June 7, 2021 at 7:00PM.   

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