16 September 2021

Major Kathryne M. Rohde
Troop K Commander

Union Vale, New York – On September 15, 2021, the New York State Police in conjunction with the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office arrested Matthew E. McGrath, age 37, of Middletown, NY, for breaking into and damaging property at the Camp Young Judaea on Sprout Lake Camp Road in the town of Union Vale. 

McGrath was charged with Burglary in the 2nd degree, a class C felony, Burglary in the 3rd degree, and two counts of Criminal Mischief in the 2nd degree, all class D felonies.

McGrath, a member of NYPD who was off-duty at the time of his arrest, was arraigned before the town of Union Vale Court where he was released on his own recognizance to reappear before the court on October 6, 2021, at 6:00 p.m.


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