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URGENT Arrest Two for Heroin Sales, Possession - Hudson Valley News Network
KINGSTON –Members of the ULSTER REGIONAL GANG ENFORCEMENT NARCOTICS TEAM (URGENT) report the arrest of an Esopus man and a Kerhonkson woman for drug sales and possession in two separate incident.On May 24, 2018 members of URGENT arrested Rhett Adams, age 30 of Esopus, following an investigation of h
Young child killed after struck by MTA bus
A young boy, approximately five years old was killed after being struck by an MTA bus in the Bronx on Saturday afternoon, police say.
SNAPSHOT: Saugerties tornado left damage in its wake
Erik Dokic and Chrystal Yang of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, visited the Saugerties Lighthouse on Wednesday with their daughter Sophia Dokic, almost 3, only to find many trees that had been uprooted and had fallen, including some twisted apart, from the tornado that hit the area last week. A photo gal
Police: Vassar College employee faces grand larceny charge
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. >> A 34-year-old Beacon woman who worked for Vassar College has been charged with grand larceny, accused of making $6,000 worth of unauthorized purchases using a college-issued credit card, according to Poughkeepsie town police.
Massachusetts woman charged with felony drug possession
State Police found the driver, Elana Kramer, 24, had an active warrant for her arrest. Troopers also found over 43 grams of heroin and a small amount of marijuana in her possession. She was sent to the Columbia County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.
Beacon woman arrested, accused of using Vassar credit card to spend more than $6,000
Merlisha Celestin, 34, was charged with third-degree grand larceny, a felony, according to a Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department press release.
High School Baseball: Kingston captures third straight Section 9, Class AA crown
SAUGERTIES, N.Y. >> Back-to-back homers by Fritz Genther and Jon Kivlan in the fifth inning put Kingston High on top for good, as the Tigers beat Warwick 10-5 to win their third straight Section 9, Class AA baseball championship Saturday at Cantine Field.
Port Ewen man accused of stealing tip jar, offering box
KINGSTON – A Port Ewen man, wanted for questioning in connection with the theft of a tip jar from an Uptown business and an offering box from a church on Wall Street in Kingston, was arrested by city police on Wednesday.
1-Year-Old Boy Abducted in NY; Missing Mom's Body Found
What to KnowAn Amber Alert was issued Friday for Owen Hidalgo-Calderon, who was abducted from Sodus, New York, nine days agoHe was taken "under circumstances that lead police to believe that he is in imminent danger of serious physical harm and or death"The boy's mother, who had been missing a week,
Liberty man admits sexual conduct with child, faces prison term
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> A Sullivan County man has admitted to engaging in oral sex with a 12-year-old child last June in the town of Wawarsing, according to Ulster County District Attorney Holley Carnright.
Police identify man killed in town of Ulster house fire; say fire not suspicious
TOWN OF ULSTER, N.Y. >> The man killed in a fire on Station Road Wednesday has been identified as 33-year-old Bryan Stewart, according to the town of Ulster Police Department.
Inmate Charged with Damaging Transport Vehicle - Hudson Valley News Network
KINGSTON –Detectives from the Ulster County Sheriff’s Office report the arrest of Christopher White, age 35, of Poughkeepsie, currently an inmate at the Ulster County Jail.White is charged with the felony of Criminal Mischief in the Third Degree.According to police, on May 21, 2018, corrections offi
Scenic Hudson cheers oil company plan to scale back crude oil shipping through Hudson River, rail system
“We need to await Global’s permit modification application to DEC to see the exact numbers, but what they stated was they would be significantly scaling back their currently allowed crude oil output and that they would be withdrawing their application to handle the heavy tar sands product at their A
Fire Displaces 5 in City Of Poughkeepsie
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY — Five people were temporarily displaced after a kitchen fire damaged their City of Poughkeepsie home Tuesday. The blaze started around 5 p.m. on Lincoln Avenue and was put out using pressurized water cans.The cause of thefirewas overheated cooking oil, the Poughkeepsie Journal repo
Structure Fire Claims Life of Hudson Valley Resident
One person was killed during a fire early Wednesday morning in the Hudson Valley.Download the Hudson Valley Post AppOn Wednesday around 5:10 a.m., Ulster Hose, Hurley and Spring Lake fire departments were dispatched for a reported structure fire at Station Road with at least one person trapped insid
Man dies in fire in town of Ulster residence
TOWN OF ULSTER, N.Y. >> A man died following a fire at a mobile home on Station Road early Wednesday morning, Ulster town police said.
Navy fighter jets to fly over Hudson River on Thursday
Buy Photo(Photo: Seth Harrison/The Journal News)Commuters might be able to catch a glimpse of Navy fighter jets that will be flying over the Hudson River on Thursday morning.Six Blue Angel F/A-18 jets will be cruising north along the Hudson to the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge at 8:45 a.m. before turni
Kingston police seek public’s help in burglary investigation
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> City police are investigating a burglary of a residence on Mary’s Avenue that occurred at approximately 5:25 p.m. Saturday.On Wednesday, city police circulated a photograph of a man they were seeking to identify. The man was wearing what appeared to be a gray jacket and black pants
MA Woman Arrested In Hudson For Drug Possession: NYSP
HUDSON, NY — State police arrested a Massachusetts woman in Columbia County for drug possession. Elana M. Kramer, 24, of Housatonic, MA was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, felonies, and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.
Police: Man arrested for Wal-Mart thefts
WILTON — A Clifton Park man was arrested this week for allegedly stealing more than $1,000 worth of video games from the Wal-Mart store in Wilton, police said.