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State Police: Two fatalities in crash near Cobleskill.

COBLESKILL, NY (WRGB) State Police confirm there are two fatalities in a crash near Cobleskill.The crash occurred sometime after 6:00 PM on Monday on Route 145.At the time of this report, police were not able to release more details.CBS6 is working to learn more. Check back for updates.

WRGB - 2018-06-18 20:55:52

Police: Drunk woman asleep at the wheel in Montgomery County

Police were called about an erratic driver on State Route 147 in Charlton. Troopers eventually found the car partially parked on an Amsterdam Street and Ortiz asleep in the driver's seat.Police say she failed field sobriety tests and had a blood alcohol content nearly twice the legal limit.

WNYT - 2018-06-18 00:00:00

Johnstown woman pleads in credit card case

Christine M. Kohout, 40, of 32 S. William St., pleaded guilty Wednesday before County Court Judge Polly A. Hoye to one felony count of fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, as part of a plea arrangement.

LEADER-HERALD - 2018-06-18 00:00:00

Boil Shack opening on Wolf Road

An Asian-themed seafood restaurant called The Boil Shack is being developed for a summer opening at 59 Wolf Road in Colonie.An Asian-themed seafood restaurant called The Boil Shack is being developed for a summer opening at 59 Wolf Road in Colonie, which was home to the area's only location of Bonef

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-18 16:13:35

Sheriff deputies identify man killed in motorcycle collision on Sunday

James P. Van Ness was driving west on Route 67 at 1:39 a.m. when he crossed the center line and collided head-on with a Jeep Liberty driven by Delaney Brooks, 18, of Ballston Spa.

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-18 12:57:28

Man put on probation for cocaine sale

Lorenzo N. Figueroa, 27, pleaded guilty last December to third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance for a cocaine sale in Queensbury in November 2016. He was arrested by State Police, and formerly lived in Glens Falls.

POST-STAR - 2018-06-18 10:26:00

Glenville neighbors concerned over planned police firing range, but supervisor says it will built

It's the second meeting in a week's time Koetzle has had with residents from Concerned Citizens of Glenville and their president, Bill Bolton, who live around the proposed site.

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-18 21:18:30

Trump orders creation of a sixth military branch

A severe thunderstorm hit Saratoga Springs at around 4 p.m. Monday, June 18, 2018. Trees are down on Lake Avenue. (David Johnson / Times Union) IMAGE 1 OF 47 A severe thunderstorm hit Saratoga Springs at around 4 p.m. Monday, June 18, 2018. Trees are down on Lake Avenue. (David Johnson / Times Union

TIMES UNION - 2018-06-19 02:23:12

Documents: Schenectady officer's hand injured in struggle

SCHENECTADY - A man being arrested on a marijuana possession count this past week struggled with officers, injuring one, authorities said.

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Schenectady man accused of stealing diamond rings valued at $16,400

ROTTERDAM - A Schenectady man allegedly stole four diamond rings valued at $16,400 from a jewelry store in the Viaport Mall in Rotterdam, police said.

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Deputies: Ballston Spa man inappropriately touched child

MILTON, N.Y. >> A sex offender was arrested Tuesday after inappropriately touching a child, Saratoga County sheriff’s deputies said.

SARATOGIAN

Sex offender arrested for alleged crime against child

A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday on a felony charge of sexual abuse and a misdemeanor county of endangering the welfare of a child, according to the the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office, which investigated the case.

TIMES UNION

Police: Sharon Springs man planned to have sex with 14-year-old girl

Jonathan C. Mattice, 41, was charged with attempted rape, attempted criminal sex act and attempted dissemination of indecent material of a minor, all felonies, Colonie police said Friday, following a two-week investigation into Mattice’s online attempts to meet with the underaged girl.

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Police: Schenectady man fired hangun at person in March

No one was hurt in the March 10 incident, but the suspect is accused of firing a handgun at a 42-year-old man just after 10 p.m. that evening, according to court documents.

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Accused Saratoga Smashburger burglar arrested in three more break-ins

William J. Hoffay, 44, of Averill Park, is now accused of breaking into three businesses along Route 50 in the Town of Ballston April 5 and committing crimes once inside, state police said.

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Police: Averill Park man burglarized Spa City Smashburger

William J. Hoffay, 43, of Averill Park was charged with third-degree burglary, second-degree criminal mischief and third-degree grand larceny, class D felonies. Hoffay, who is currently incarcerated in Rensselaer County Jail, was arraigned and committed back to that facility.

SARATOGIAN

Glenville man charged in Spa City bank robbery

Joseph B. Flower, Jr., 36, was charged by Saratoga Springs police with third-degree robbery. He was arraigned and returned to the Great Meadow prison where he is imprisoned.

SARATOGIAN

Driver accused in high-speed chase faces endangerment charges

Police say John Sanchez, 22, was involved in ahigh-speed chase, resulting in a crash, on I-890 Sunday night.

WRGB

Local man arrested for stealing jewelry

ROTTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A local man has been arrested after police say he stole thousands of dollars worth of jewelry.According to Rotterdam, Curtis Keith's arrest stems from an incident in January at the Viaport Mall.It's alleged he stole four diamond rings, valued at $16,000.Officers say after

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Former deputy gets jail time on weapons charge

Shawn R. Glans, 51, of South Glens Falls, was sentenced in Saratoga County Court to four months in jail, as well as five years of probation. He pleaded guilty in April to one count of third-degree attempted criminal possession of a weapon.

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