Major Dennis J. Schager
Troop G Commander
On February 28, 2023, State Police of Fonda arrested Damon Brooks, 40, of Gloversville, NY, for Criminal Sale of a Firearm in the First Degree and Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree.
On November 10, 2022, at around 11:40 p.m., Troopers responded to the reports of a firearm theft from a home in St. Johnsville, NY. In partnership with the St. Johnsville Police Department, the investigation determined Brooks stole multiple guns from the location and then sold them unlawfully and without permission of the rightful owner.
Brooks was located with the assistance of the Gloversville Police Department and transported to SP Mayfield for processing. He was arraigned at the St. Johnsville Village Court and remanded to the Fulton Court Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash or a $50,000 bond.