Major Robert E. Patnaude
Troop G Commander
SP Latham BCI
Man arrested following road rage incident
SP New Scotland Troopers and SP Latham Investigators arrested twenty-nine-year-old Jonathan Hernandez-Cora from Green Island after he caused a traffic accident in the City of Albany. A 911 call was received from a passenger in the other vehicle, stating that Hernandez-Cora was following her vehicle at high rates of speed and attempting to ram her vehicle, which contained three occupants. The incident ended with a crash on Western Avenue in the City of Albany. There were no injuries resulting from the crash.
Hernandez-Cora was charged with attempted assault in the second degree, menacing in the second degree, criminal mischief in the third degree, reckless endangerment in the second degree and several traffic violations. Hernandez-Cora was arraigned in Albany City Court on September 18, 2019.