Major Richard J. O’Brien
Troop G Commander
On October 2, 2022, State Police of Wilton arrested Donnell P. Windley Jr., 33, of Schoharie, NY, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree.
On October 2, 2022, at about 5:25 p.m., Troopers stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Wilton, NY, for an equipment violation. During the interview, Troopers Identified the operator as Windley Jr., who is currently under the supervision of Federal Probation. An investigation determined Windley Jr. unlawfully possessed a loaded handgun with a high-capacity magazine and drugs. The firearm and drugs were seized.
Windley Jr. was arrested and transported to SP Wilton for processing. He was arraigned at the Wilton Town Court and remanded to the Saratoga County Correctional Facility without bail.