NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Troop F Commander
On March 16, 2022, State Police Catskill charged Keith Douglas, age 31 of Schnectady, NY and Desmond Morgan, age 29 of Albany, NY with Grand Larceny 2nd degree a Class C Felony and Grand Larceny 3rd degree a Class D Felony.
The arrests were the result of an investigation into the theft of electrical supplies and copper wire from the Route 9W Solar Farm Project in the town of Coxsackie in late January 2022. Douglas and Morgan stole over $50,000 worth of supplies to include copper and aluminum from the job site on two occasions and sold for scrap in capital district scrap yards.
Both Douglas and Morgan were arraigned before Town of Coxsackie Justice James Warren and remanded to the Greene County Jail.