30 September 2019
 Major Robert E. Patnaude
 Troop G Commander

On September 27, 2019, State Police in Fonda arrested 32-year-old Andrew Corbett of Johnstown and 37-year-old Lisandro Garcia of Amsterdam, for Grand Larceny 4th degree (E felony) and Conspiracy 6th degree (B misdemeanor).
At approximately 5:53 p.m. on Friday, Troopers responded to the Target on State Route 30 in Amsterdam for a report of a larceny. While en route to the store, a patrol spotted the  suspect vehicle on Van Dyke Ave. in the city of Amsterdam and initiated a traffic stop.
Andrew Corbett and Lisandro Garcia were identified by the complainant as having exited the store without paying for their goods. Further investigation revealed that the two men had stolen over $2,900 worth of merchandise over the preceding two days.
Both men were taken into custody and transported to SP Fonda for processing. They were issued appearance tickets and are due in Amsterdam Town Court on October 17, 2019.

You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.