NYSP News

13 August 2022

State Police are investigating an attack on author Salman Rushdie

State Police are investigating an attack on author Salman Rushdie prior to a speaking event at the Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, NY. UPDATE On August 12, 2022, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation arrested Hadi Matar, 24 of Fairview, NJ for Attempted Murder 2nd degree (B Felony) and Assault 2nd degree. Matar was processed at SP Jamestown and transported to Chautauqua County Jail. **Matar was arraigned in centralized arraignment on August 13, 2022 and was remanded without bail at Chautauqua County Jail.

13 August 2022

State Police search for Missing/Runaway Teen in Herkimer County

Troopers are searching for 14-year-old Cruise T. Desjardins, who was last seen on August 11, 2022, around 8:30 p.m. on McKensy Place in the town of German Flatts, Herkimer County.

13 August 2022

Buffalo man arrested for aiding elderly then accessing financial accounts

CORRECTION On August 12, 2022, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation out of SP Clarence arrested *Jered C. Menter, 31 of Buffalo, NY for Grand Larceny 3rd degree, Identity Theft 1st degree and Forgery 2nd degree all class D felonies. NYSP believe more victims exist. If you have any information contact the NYSP at 585-344-6200

12 August 2022

State Police investigate a drowning in Altona, NY

On August 12, 2022, at approximately 10:43 a.m., Troopers responded to Miner Lake in the town Altona, for a reported drowning.

12 August 2022

Phoenix Man Arrested on Criminal Sex Act charges

Troopers arrested 32-year-old Clint M. Smith from Phoenix, NY for Criminal Sex Act 1st degree, and Course of Sexual Conduct against a Child 1st degree.

 

12 August 2022

State Police arrest male for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Second Degree, a class “C” felony.

On August 11, 2022, State Police arrested Elhadji Sene, 31, of New York, NY for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Second Degree, a class “C” felony.

12 August 2022

State Police arrest two males on gun charges following a traffic stop

A state trooper arrested two men on weapons charges following a traffic stop in the town of Highland

12 August 2022

State Police arrest a Norwich resident for Petit Larceny.

On August 11, 2022, at approximately 1:17p.m., the State Police out of Horseheads responded to Fosters Wine and Spirits in the town of Big Flats for report of a larceny. 

12 August 2022

Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

On August 11, 2022, Trooper out of SP Ogdensburg arrested Jason A. Montroy, 45, of Canton, NY, for Criminal Possession Controlled Substance 7th degree, and multiple vehicle and traffic violations.

12 August 2022

Attempted murder arrest

On August 11, 2022, Troopers out of SP Amity arrested Shawn I. Deahn, 35 of Allegany County, NY for Attempted Murder 2nd degree, Assault 1st degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree, Criminal Contempt 1st degree.

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