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Mistrial declared in Saratoga County attempted murder case
A judge declared a mistrial Monday in an attempted murder case, after a jury deliberated for three days and couldn't reach a unanimous verdict. NewsChannel 13 has learned that there was a lone holdout who didn't think Stephen Lerario was guilty of shooting and critically injuring his girlfriend in A
Saratoga County man sentenced for shooting neighbor
A Moreau man who shot his neighbor at a party back in 2017 was sentenced on Monday. Joey Castro received to 34 to 43.5 years behind bars, but walked out of the courthouse. An appellate judge has allowed Castro to go free on bail pending appeal, despite being convicted of using an AR-15 to shoot and
Queensbury woman arrested in fraud case
FORT EDWARD — A Queensbury woman has been charged with two felonies this week for allegedly submitting false applications for public assistance earlier this year, police said.
Police: Clifton Park woman breaks into Saratoga Springs home, cuts resident with glass
SARATOGA SPRINGS - A Clifton Park woman broke into a Saratoga Springs residence through a window early Tuesday and used the broken glass to cut a resident, police said. Sylvia R. Kool, 24, now faces a host of charges in connection with the incident, including first-degree burglary and second-degree
Woman arrested after attempted burglary
SARATOGA, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A local woman was arrested after police say she forced her way into a home by busting through the window. Police say Sylvia Krool tried to enter a home on Leonards Road in Saratoga.
NY Attorney General's Office reaches settlement with Charter, Spectrum
New York State (WHAM) - The Attorney General's Office has reached a settlement agreement with Charter Communications and Spectrum Management Holding Company for defrauding internet subscribers.
Felon from Moreau pleads guilty in drug case
BALLSTON SPA -- A Moreau man who led police on a high-speed chase as they sought him in a drug case pleaded guilty Monday to a felony charge. Joel T. Wilder, 27, of Lamplighter Acres, was arrested June 14 after a chase that began in the village of South Glens Falls, Wilder fleeing to Butler Road and
Package thief caught on surveillance video in Schenectady
SCHENECTADY - Police in Schenectady are searching for a package thief. It was caught on surveillance video by the homeowner, who lives on Nott Street. You can see a woman walking down the sidewalk. She walks right up the walkway to the home and onto the front porch. She grabs a package leaning again
After Double Murder-Suicide Claims Student, Ballston Spa Schools Delay Opening Monday
Students returned to school today in Ballston Spa, New York after a family of three, including a seventh-grader, died in a double murder-suicide in the Saratoga County community.
Police: Two men charged with knifepoint robbery
QUEENSBURY — Two men were arrested Wednesday night for a scheme that resulted in a gas station customer being robbed at knifepoint, police said. The two were involved in a scam in which one distracted patrons in the Speedway station on Main Street, off Exit 18, while the other rifled through cars fo
Cops release names of couple, child killed in murder-suicide
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities have released the names of the couple and their 12-year-old daughter who died in a murder-suicide inside their upstate New York home. State police and police in the Saratoga County village of Ballston Spa identified the family members as 46-year-old Steven Jones
Granville take third in own Ken Harrison Memorial Lions Tournament
GRANVILLE — David Regimbald won a weight-class title Saturday as Granville took third in its own Ken Harrison Memorial Lions Tournament. Regimbald earned a 9-5 decision over Averill Park's Dominick Paradise in the 195-pound final to finish as the Golden Horde's only champ among four finalists.
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Report: Saratoga County Leads Capital Region In Home Sales
Saratoga County is continuing to lead the Capital Region in single-family home sales, according to a new county-wide real estate index. The index released Thursday by the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership portrays the county as a desirable place to live and do business.
Saratoga County adopts $317.1M budget for 2019
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. — Saratoga County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday adopted a $317.1 million budget for 2019 that includes staff additions for the district attorney’s, sheriff’s and clerk’s offices.
Co-workers recall caring nature of double murder-suicide victim
The investigation continues into a double murder-suicide in Ballston Spa. As NewsChannel 13 first reported on Friday, Jennifer and Emma Jones were shot and killed, before Steven Jones turned the gun on himself. Now, NewsChannel 13 is learning more about Jennifer from people who knew her well.
Cohoes mayor: I feared for my life
COHOES - When an 18-year old man showed up at Shawn Morse's front door Saturday afternoon, demanding that he be let inside to collect personal belongings, the Cohoes mayor knew right away that's the worst thing he could have done.
Glens Falls man arrested for choking teen
GLENS FALLS — A two-time felon from Glens Falls was jailed Friday for allegedly choking a teenage boy, police said. Michael J. Bushey Jr., 43, of Montcalm Street, was arrested Friday on an arrest warrant stemming from a Nov. 7 attack at a home in Glens Falls, according to Glens Falls Police.
Police continue to investigate Albany-area double murder-suicide
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Police continue to investigate a double murder-suicide that happened at Adams Circle in Ballston Spa. “My agency was requested to check the well fare of Steven Jones, who resides at 723 Adams Circle in the village of Ballston Spa after he failed to show up to work for s
New road sign gets Glenville's name wrong
GLENVILLE - You might say the Schenectady County town of Glenville had an "unofficial" name change over the weekend. A new sign went up, welcoming people to the town of "Glenfield," instead of Glenville.