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3 men charged in Gloversville robbery

Gloversville police charged three men after a robbery investigation on Thursday. Police said an officer was in the area of Yale Street for an unrelated call when he spotted a masked man running, followed by his alleged victim, who told police he was robbed at gunpoint. The officer gave chase through

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-23 09:55:56

Home invasion investigated in Gloversville

GLOVERSVILLE -- City police have a suspect in custody connected to a home invasion robbery, police said Thursday evening. The robbery happened Thursday on Yale Street between Third and Fourth avenues. That block of Yale Street remained closed to traffic Thursday evening. "There is currently no dange

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-03-23 01:16:30

Three arrested in armed home invasion

Kent Tucker, 21, of 1013 Hope St., Utica; Maurice Wallace, 35, of 108 Forest St., Gloversville; and Robert VanHorne, 36, of 74 Fifth Ave., Gloversville, were all charged by city police for first-degree attempted robbery, a class C felony. Tucker was also charged with an additional first-degree burgl

LEADER-HERALD - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

City business seized by state

GLOVERSVILLE - A city pizza business was seized on a tax warrant Thursday. James Gazzale, spokesman for the state Taxation Department, said New York City Pizza of Gloversville was seized and currently has one open warrant for sales tax in the amount of $8,562. Gazzale couldn't say how far back tha

LEADER-HERALD - 2018-03-23 07:00:00

Four charged in Tuesday night drug raid in Gloversville

Codie Hayward, 30, Cassondra Lyons, 26, Isaiah Allen, 23, and Kyle Lander, 16, all of 85 North St. third floor, were charged by city police with two felony counts of third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and one felony count of fourth degree criminal possession of a controlled s


Man headed to prison for DWI with child

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. BALLSTON SPA -- A Warrensburg man who drove drunk with a child in his vehicle last fall on the Northway was sentenced Wednesday to up to 3 years in state prison. Matthew J. Centerbar, 38, of Rollies Road, pleaded guilty to felony aggravated driving while

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 10:01:00

Police: Lake Luzerne man provided marijuana to teens

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. LAKE LUZERNE - A Lake Luzerne man faces three felonies for allegedly providing marijuana to teens under the age of 18, police said. John M. Williams, 43, was charged with three counts of second-degree criminal sale of marijuana and three misdemeanor coun

POST-STAR - 2018-03-23 15:00:00

Woman charged in Glens Falls drug case

GLENS FALLS - A Schenectady woman was jailed this week for allegedly selling crack cocaine in Glens Falls, police said. Erica D. Danzy, 35, was charged with felony counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance after an investigation, according to

POST-STAR - 2018-03-23 14:05:00

Glens Falls woman arrested for bar fire

GLENS FALLS - Police have arrested a Glens Falls woman for allegedly setting the gasoline-fueled arson fire early Wednesday that damaged a South Street building. Ashley M. Overstrom, 31, was charged with felony counts of second-degree arson and third-degree criminal mischief and misdemeanor reckless

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 16:00:00

Queensbury man pleads guilty to rape charge

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. QUEENSBURY - A 22-year-old Queensbury man who had sex with a 14-year-old girl last summer has pleaded guilty to two felony charges and been sentenced to a jail term. Brandon R. Cross of West Mountain Road pleaded guilty Wednesday in Warren County Court t

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 14:15:00

Heroin sale leads to prison sentence

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. QUEENSBURY - A Hampton man who sold heroin in Glens Falls last year has been sentenced to 4 years in state prison. Timothy J. Osgood Jr., 33, of Carvers Falls Road, pleaded guilty last month to third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a felo

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 11:30:00

Accused bank robber faces new charges

QUEENSBURY - The Glens Falls man accused of robbing a bank in Lake George earlier this year faces more legal trouble after he was indicted this week on 12 additional charges stemming from alleged domestic violence before and after his arrest. Nelson L. Gouge Sr., 45, faces five additional felonies a

POST-STAR - 2018-03-22 17:00:00

Driver ticketed for accident involving Queensbury town vehicle

QUEENSBURY - One person was hurt when a vehicle went through a red light at the intersection of Upper Glen Street and Aviation Road on Tuesday, the collision damaging a town of Queensbury vehicle. The Warren County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened just after 11:30 a.m. A vehicle driven by a


Four charged after Glens Falls drug raid

GLENS FALLS - Four people were arrested Wednesday morning when police searched a Glens Falls home and seized crack cocaine, powdered cocaine and thousands of dollars in cash, police said. Officers from four police agencies executed a search warrant at 13 Montcalm St., targeting residents they believ


Saratoga Springs man charged after fentanyl overdose death

A Saratoga Springs man was indicted Wednesday for distributing fentanyl that resulted in someone overdosing and dying from the substance, the U.S. Attorney's Office said in a news release. Authorities accuse Steven Boice, 28, of distributing furanyl fentanyl to someone with the initials B.L. on Feb.


Police investigating fire at Glens Falls bar

GLENS FALLS - Glens Falls firefighters put out a suspicious fire that started outside The Daily Double bar early Wednesday and damaged the building, and investigators are trying to determine how it started. The fire was called in around 4:15 a.m., and flames were found in the rear of the bar at 59 S


Dolgeville man accused of raping child

Jacob Avery, 30, is charged with two counts of felony first-degree rape. Police say the alleged victim is under 11 years old. The arrest stemmed from an investigation by the Little Falls Police Department, with the help of the Herkimer County Child Advocacy Center, the Herkimer County District At


Men facing drug, weapons charges after Thruway stop

Two New York City men are facing felony drug and weapons charges after being stopped on the Thruway Thursday night in Albany. State Police said troopers stopped a vehicle at about 10:45 p.m. Police searched the vehicle and found a loaded Smith and Wesson .40-caliber handgun, 189 grams of cocaine, 61


Saratoga County sheriff announcing major drug bust Monday morning

Saratoga County Sheriff Michael Zurlo said Sunday his office will announce the breakup of a major drug trafficking organization that operated in the county on Monday. A news conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Board of Supervisors' building in Ballston Spa. Zurlo's office declined to give mor


Glens Falls woman gets a year in jail for drugged driving

QUEENSBURY - A Glens Falls woman who was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs twice in 6 months last year has been sentenced to a year in Warren County Jail. Melissa H. Torchetti, 34, pleaded guilty last month to driving while ability impaired by drugs, a felony, in connection with arre