November 20, 2017

Herkimer

Randy Nabinger

Man charged with DWI after running red light
On Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at approximately 9 p.m., Herkimer police officers observed a vehicle making a left turn on a solid red light at the intersection of Caroline and State streets. The vehicle continued into the parking lot of a local restaurant, striking the curb on the way in. Officers pulled in behind the vehicle and as they spoke with the operator, they determined he was intoxicated. Police took Randy Nabinger, 23, of Richfield Springs, into custody and charged him with passing a red light and driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to village court at a later date.

Savannah Stephens

Additional arrest made in Oct. 16 larceny
Police made an additional arrest in a larceny case from Oct. 16. In addition to the Oct. 20 arrest of Dylan Sade, police have arrested Savannah Stephens, 21, of Little Falls. Both arrests come following the Oct. 16 report of a theft from a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot. With the assistance of Walmart security, police obtained a video and photos of the suspects, which were then posted on Facebook. With the assistance of the public, Sade and Stephens were identified. Stephens has been charged with petit larceny and conspiracy in the sixth degree. She was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond.
Following his earlier arrest, Sade was charged with petit larceny and conspiracy in the sixth degree as well, and sent to jail for violating parole.

Melissa Morgan

Woman wanted on assault charge turned herself in
A woman who was wanted in connection with an Oct. 28 assault, turned herself in to police Nov. 20. On Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at around midnight, Herkimer police responded to a call from a local bar for a report of an assault. During the course of the investigation, officers determined that Melissa Morgan, 44, of Dolgeville, had allegedly assaulted another female. Officers obtained an arrest warrant for Morgan. On Nov. 20, Morgan turned herself in to police, who charged her with third-degree assault. She was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.

November 17, 2017

Austin Murray

Herkimer

Man allegedly attempted to hit woman with vehicle
On Nov. 14, Herkimer police received a report of a female being held against her will in a vehicle. During the investigation, officers determined that after a verbal argument, the female pleaded with the driver of the vehicle, Austin Murray, 20, to drop her off. Murray allegedly refused to do so. At one point, the female was able to exit the vehicle, at which point Murray allegedly drove the vehicle in her direction and swerved toward her, nearly striking her. On Nov. 17, Murray was arrested and charged with unlawful imprisonment in the second degree and reckless endangerment in the second degree. He was arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Man arrested on warrant for threatening bodily harm

John Rimmer

Herkimer police arrested a Yorkville man Nov. 17, 2017, on an arrest warrant for aggravated harassment in the second degree. On Sept. 14, 2017, Herkimer police received a report from an individual stating that he had been receiving threatening messages. During their investigation, officers determined that John Rimmer, 47, of Yorkville, was allegedly continually threatening to severely injure the victim. Following his Nov. 17 arrest, Rimmer was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,500 bond.

November 14, 2017

Tyrick Rogers

Herkimer

Man jailed following domestic incident
On Tuesday, Nov. 14, at approximately 5:15 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call at the 300 block of King Street for a report of a domestic incident. During the investigation, officers learned that during a verbal argument, Tyrick Rogers, 20, of Herkimer, had allegedly destroyed the victim’s cell phone as she tried to contact police for assistance. Rogers was taken into custody, transported to the police station and charged with criminal mischief in the fourth degree. He was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

November 13, 2017

Herkimer

Kimberly Fraiser

Dolgeville woman charged with aggravated DWI
Shortly after midnight n Nov. 13, Herkimer police observed a vehicle disobey a traffic control device. Officers stopped the vehicle. and during the course of the traffic stop, they determined that the operator, Kimberly Fraiser, 40, of Dolgeville, was operating the vehicle while intoxicated. Fraiser was taken into custody and transported to the police station where she was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated for having a blood alcohol content greater than 0.18 percent, as well as traffic tickets. She was processed and released to appear in village court at a later date.

Gerald Allen III

November 12, 2017

Herkimer

Man allegedly stole baby formula from Walmart
On Sunday, Nov. 12, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call from Walmart for a report of a male stealing merchandise from the store. Walmart loss prevention advised officers that Gerald Allen III, 29, of Rome, had left the final point of sale with baby formula he had not paid for, totaling $566. Officers took Allen into custody and transported him to the police station, where they charged him with petit larceny. Allen was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

November 8, 2017

Kenneth E. Wilcox

Herkimer

Man accused of inappropriate conduct with female younger than 16
On Nov. 8, Herkimer police arrested Kenneth E. Wilcox, 39, of Herkimer, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child. The arrest comes after a month-long investigation into inappropriate conduct with a female under the age of 16. During the course the investigation, the investigating officer determined that Wilcox had asked the female to perform a sexual act in his presence, which she refused to do. Wilcox was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000 cash bail or $8,000 bond. Wilcox will again appear in Herkimer village court at a later date.

November 7, 2017

Andrew Cress

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on assault charge
On Nov. 7, 2017, Ilion police arrested Andrew Cress, 22, of Ilion, on an active arrest warrant. Cress was charged with assault in the third degree, a misdemeanor. He was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $1,000 bond. Cress is scheduled to return to court at a later date and time.

November 5, 2017

Ilion

Joseph D. Doggett

Man jailed on felony burglary charge
Ilion police arrested an Ilion man Nov. 5, 2017, following an investigation into a residential break-in. Police charged Joseph D. Doggett, 24, with third-degree burglary, a felony, and petit larceny, a misdemeanor. Doggett was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000 cash bail or $8,000 bond. He is scheduled to return to village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

November 4, 2017

David Sharrow, Jr.

Herkimer

Man arrested for failing to appear in court
On Nov. 4, Ilion police located David Sharrow, Jr., 20, who was wanted by Herkimer police, and placed him under arrest for the village of Herkimer warrant, turning him over to Herkimer police shortly afterward. Sharrow was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100 cash bail or $500 bond.
On Aug. 18, Herkimer police responded to a call at Dollar General for a report of a male stealing merchandise. Officers located Sharrow with the stolen items a short time later. He was positively identified by store staff and taken into custody. Police charged Sharrow with petit larceny. At the time, he was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court on Sept. 5. Sharrow failed to appear on that date and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Man arrested for shouting obscenities, laying down in the road
On Saturday, Nov. 4, at approximately 11:30 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call from Pete’s, on North Main Street, for a report of an intoxicated man causing a disturbance and threatening to fight other patrons. Officers ordered Terrance Watson,48, of Herkimer, to leave the establishment. While standing outside, Watson began yelling obscenities, causing a crowd to form. He then laid down in the middle of the road, thus obstructing the flow of vehicular traffic. Police subsequently took Watson into custody and charged him with two counts of disorderly conduct. He was transported to the police station and arraigned. Watson was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100 cash bail or $250 bond.

Mark N. Nassimos

Ilion

Ilion man arrested following traffic stop
Ilion police conducted a traffic stop on Nov. 4, 2017, that resulted in the arrest of  Mark N. Nassimos, 50, of Ilion. Nassimos was charged with operating a motor vehicle while ability impaired by drugs and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, both misdemeanors, refusal to take a breath test, failure to keep right and unlawful possession of marijuana. Nassimos was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $2,500 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court at a later date and time.

November 3, 2017

Herkimer

Channing Burdick

Parolee arrested for drug possession 
At approximately 1:45 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 3, while Herkimer police were patrolling parks, they located a vehicle parked at the Maytan Fishing Site on South Washington Street. As an officer approached the vehicle, the operator exited, but was detained by the officer. During the course of the interview, police determined the vehicle’s occupant, Channing Burdick, 23, of Dolgeville, was currently on parole, and was in possession of various drug paraphernalia, as well as a hypodermic needle containing heroin. Police took Burdick into custody and transported him the police station where he was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and criminal possession of a hypodermic needle. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court. Police also contacted Burdick’s parole officer.

October 31, 2017

Herkimer

Yonkers man arrested for shoplifting
At approximately 3 p.m., officers responded to a call from Walmart about a shoplifter. The store’s loss prevention team had detained Jean-Wilbert Silaire, 20, of Yonkers, for allegedly stealing electronic merchandise. Police took Silaire into custody and transported him to the Herkimer Police Department, where he was charged with petit larceny. Silaire was processed and released on an appearance ticket, returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Police respond to second shoplifting incident in one hour
At approximately 4 p.m., police were again called to Walmart for a report of a male fleeing the store on foot after stealing merchandise. Officers located the male at the Brookwood Apartments. He was positively identified by Walmart loss prevention as the male who stole merchandise. Police arrested Oliver Mendez, 20, of Bronx, and transported him to the Herkimer Police Department where he was charged with petit larceny. Mendez was processed and released on an appearance ticket, returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

October 23, 2017

Melanie L. Derby

Ilion

West Winfield woman arrested for leaving child in vehicle
On Oct. 23, 2017, Ilion police arrested Melanie L. Derby, 28, of West Winfield, and charged her with endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor, after Derby allegedly left her 20-month-old child unattended in a vehicle to shop in a village store. Derby was arraigned in village of Ilion court and released on her own recognizance. She is scheduled to appear back in village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

October 20, 2017

Jessica Hall

Herkimer

Dollar General employee charged with stealing from store
On Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at approximately 8 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call from Dollar General for a report of an employee stealing merchandise from the store. Officers learned that Jessica Hall, 18, of Herkimer, had allegedly taken items from the store on three different dates. Officers took Hall into custody, transported her to the police station and processed her on three counts of petit larceny. Hall was later released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date…

Jacob Catlin

Man charged with stealing wallet
On Friday, Oct. 20, Herkimer police were called to Save-A-Lot for a report of a stolen wallet. During the course of their investigation and with the help of Save-A-Lot management, officers learned that an employee, Jacob Catlin, 23, of Ilion, had found the victim’s wallet, allegedly stole the cash from within the wallet, then discarded the wallet as he left work. On Sunday, Oct. 22, officers arrested Catlin and charged him with petit larceny. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket to appear in Herkimer village court at a later date.

October 19, 2017

Arthur Fuller

Herkimer

Man arrested for needlessly and excessively calling 911
On Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, Herkimer police arrested Arthur Fuller, 40, of Herkimer, on the charge of aggravated harassment in the second degree. The arrest stems from an investigation into Fuller unnecessarily calling 911 in excess of 50 times over a period of time, when no emergency existed, police said. Fuller was advised against such conduct numerous times, then warned that should he continue to do so, he would face arrest. A short time later, Fuller began calling 911 again, police said. He was arrested and arraigned before the Herkimer village judge and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Ilion

Jordan D. Lints

Frankfort man arrested following traffic stop
On Oct. 19, 2017, Ilion police arrested Jordan D. Lints, 26, of Frankfort, on an arrest warrant issued by the village of Ilion court for menacing in the second degree, a misdemeanor, following a traffic stop. Lints was also charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree, also a misdemeanor, failure to keep right and unlawful possession of marijuana. Lints was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,500 bond. Lints is scheduled to appear back in village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

October 16, 2017

Dylan Sade

Herkimer

Public helped identify alleged thief on Facebook
On Monday, Oct. 16, Herkimer police were called to the parking lot of Walmart for a report of a theft from a vehicle. With the assistance of Walmart security, a video and photos were obtained of the suspect, which were posted on the Herkimer Police Department Facebook page. With the assistance of the public, Dylan Sade, 24, of Mohawk, was identified and arrested on the charges of petit larceny and conspiracy in the sixth degree. He was released on an appearance ticket for those charges, however, he was transported to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility as he had violated parole. Additional arrests are pending, police said.

Woman arrested for shoplifting
Herkimer Police responded to a call from Walmart Oct. 16, for a report of a female stealing merchandise from the store. Security informed officers that Penny Smith, 52, of Mohawk, had stolen items with a value of over $100. Officers took Smith into custody, transported her to the police station and charged her with petit larceny. Smith was later released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Ilion

Two teens arrested on warrants
On Oct. 16, 2017, Ilion police arrested two 17-year-old females on arrest warrants issued out of the village of Ilion court. One teen was charged with endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor, and second-degree harassment. The other teen was charged with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor. Both girls were arraigned in the village court and released on their own recognizance.

October 15, 2017

Herkimer

John Hall

Man charged for allegedly stealing gas from Stewarts
On Sunday, Oct. 15, Police responded to a call from the Herkimer Stewarts for a report of a male pumping gas and leaving without to paying for said gas. During the course of the investigation, officers determined that John Hall, 36, of Mohawk, was the suspect and obtained an arrest warrant for Hall. Officers located Hall and arrested him on Monday, Oct. 23, charging him with petit larceny. Hall was issued an appearance ticket, returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Ilion

William J. Smith

Ilion man charged with petit larceny, criminal mischief
Ilion police arrested William J. Smith, 26, of Ilion, Oct. 15, 2017, and charged him with two counts of petit larceny and two counts of criminal mischief in the fourth degree, both misdemeanors. Smith was processed and released on appearance tickets returnable to Ilion village court at a later date and time.

October 13, 2017

Herkimer

Woman caught shoplifting from Walmart for second time in four days
On Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at approximately 1:45 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call from Walmart for a report of a shoplifter. Walmart loss prevention turned over Mary Jane Smith, 62, of Herkimer, to police officers. This was the second time in four days Smith was caught by Walmart loss prevention, after allegedly being seen leaving the store with stolen merchandise. Officers took Smith into custody and transported her to the police station. Smith was charged with petit larceny and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

October 11, 2017

Travis BonJovey

Herkimer

Young man arrested for stealing from Hannaford two days after bring charged with theft from Walmart
On Wednesday, Oct. 11, Herkimer police recerived a call from Hannaford Supermarket on East Albany Street, for a report of a male allegedly stealing merchandise. The suspect left the store before officers arrived. During the course of the investigation, officers determined that Travis BonJovey, 21, of Hopewell Junction, currently residing in Herkimer, had allegedly stolen items from the store. Officers obtained an arrest warrant for BonJovey. He was located Monday, Oct. 23, arrested and charged with petit larceny. On Oct. 9, BonJovey was charged with petit larceny after allegedly stealing merchandise from Walmart. Following the Oct. 11 arrest, he was arraigned in Herkimer village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100 cash bail or $300 bond.

October 9, 2017

Herkimer

Mary Jane Smith

Woman charged with petit larceny at Walmart
On Monday, Oct. 9, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call at Walmart for a report of a shoplifter. Walmart loss prevention turned Mary Jane Smith, 62, of Herkimer, over to police after she was caught stealing merchandise from the store, valued at approximately $80. Officers took Smith into custody, transported her to the Herkimer Police Department, charged her with petit larceny and finally released her on an appearance ticket returnable to village court at a later date.

Travis Bonjovey

Man arrested for stealing from store
On Monday, Oct. 9, at about 3:30 p.m., Herkimer police were called to Walmart for a report of a shoplifter. Walmart loss prevention turned Travis Bonjovey, 21, formerly of Hopewell Junction, over to police. Bonjovey allegedly stole merchandise totaling approximately $40 from the store. Bonjovey was taken into custody, transported to the station, charged with petit larceny and released on an appearance ticket, returnable to village court at a later date.

Ilion

Woman arrested for obstructing traffic
On Oct. 9, 2017, police arrested an Ilion woman for allegedly obstructing vehicular traffic on State Route 51 in the village. Officers charged Anna M. Starleper, 68, with disorderly conduct. She was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $400 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Amanda Conrad

October 8, 2017

Herkimer

Alleged shoplifter caught at Walmart
On Sunday, Oct. 8, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call at Walmart for a report of a shoplifter in custody. The store’s loss prevention had detained Amanda Conrad, 54, of Herkimer, after she was allegedly observed stealing merchandise from the store, with a total value of approximately $55.Conrad was taken into custody, transported to the station, charged with petit larceny, processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to village court at a later date.

October 6, 2017

Matthew Sierant

Herkimer

Teen arrested for going through cars
On Friday, Oct. 6, between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., Herkimer police received several calls of someone going though vehicles in the area of Bellinger Avenue and Margaret Street. Officers were given a description of the suspect by the callers and located Matthew Sierant, 18, of Herkimer, on Main Street in the village. Sierant was identified by one of the callers as the male that was rummaging through their vehicle. Officers charged Sierant with criminal tampering in the third degree, attempted petit larceny and trespass. He was arraigned in village court and

Jennifer Amendolare

released on his own recognizance to return to village court at a later date.

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with assault
On Oct 6, 2017, Ilion police arrested Jennifer M. Amendolare, 32, of Ilion, and charged her with assault in the third degree. Amendolare was arraigned in village of Ilion court where she was released on her own recognizance to return to court at a later date.

October 5, 2017

Ilion

Ilion police arrested an Ilion man Oct. 5, for allegedly stealing merchandise from a village business on multiple occasions. Dale C. Doxstater, Sr., was charged with two counts of petit larceny. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket to answer the charges in village court at a later date.

October 4, 2017

Anthony C. Walker

Herkimer

Man allegedly assaulted woman, resisted police
Just after midnight on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, Herkimer Police responded to a call in the 200-block of Mohawk Street for a report of a female being abused. Officers arrived at the residence and could hear a woman calling for help. A man attempted to prevent officers from entering, but they gained entry into the apartment. During the course of the investigation, officers reported being able to clearly determine that Anthony C. Walker, 43, had assaulted the female, damaged her cell phone and refused to allow her to leave the residence. Officers placed Walker under arrest, however, he refused to exit the second story apartment. Due to Walker’s size, aggressive behavior and resistance to even walk, Officers from both the Mohawk and Ilion police departments arrived to assist in getting Walker out of the apartment, where he woke neighbors while yelling obscenities, and into the patrol vehicle. Once at the Herkimer Police Department, Walker was charged with third-degree assault, obstruction of governmental administration, resisting arrest, criminal mischief in the fourth degree, unlawful imprisonment in the second degree and disorderly conduct. Walker refused to be processed on the above charges. He was arraigned in village court, where he continued to be belligerent and yell threats and obscenities at the judge and police officers. More charges are pending. He was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $4,000 bond.

October 2, 2017

Hope Charity Faith Bordynuik

Ilion

Canadian woman stole car in Ilion, drove it to Ohio
Ilion police arrested Hope Charity Faith Bordynuik, 24, of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, on Oct 2, 2017, and charged her with grand larceny in the third degree and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. The arrest stems from an incident on Sept. 17, 2017, in which Bordynuik allegedly abandoned a family member’s vehicle that reportedly ran low on gas, and stole a 2013 Chevrolet Malibu from the parking lot of the Ilion Dollar General. Bordynuik then drove the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu to the state of Ohio, where she abandoned that vehicle as well. Bordynuik waived extradition in the state of Ohio and was returned to the state of New York. Bordynuik was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000 cash bail or $8,000 bond. The Ilion Police were assisted by the Mohawk Valley Crime Analysis Center, the Ontario Provincial Police, U.S. Department of Homeland Security – U.S. Immigration, The Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office and the Painesville Ohio Sheriff’s Department.

September 30, 2017

Mark S. Stafford

Ilion

Ilion man arrested on warrant
On Sept. 30, 2017, Ilion police arrested Mark S. Stafford, 22, of Ilion. Stafford was arrested on an active arrest warrant that was issued by the village of Ilion court for trespass and petit larceny. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. Stafford is due to appear back in the village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

September 23, 2017

Ilion

Ilion man jailed for obstruction of breathing, harassment
On Sept. 23, 2017, Ilion Police arrested Heath A. Tibbitts, 51, of Ilion, and charged him with criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and harassment in the second degree. Tibbitts was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bail bond. Tibbitts is scheduled to appear back in village court at a later date and time.

September 22, 2017

Elwin W. Duncan

Ilion

Ilion man charged with contempt, menacing
On Sept. 22, 2017, Ilion police arrested Elwin W. Duncan, 47, of Ilion. Duncan was charged with criminal contempt in the first degree and menacing in the third degree. Duncan was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,500 cash bail or $7,000 bond. He is scheduled to return to court at a later date and time.

September 21, 2017

Ilion

Teen arrested for possession of stolen property
On Sept. 21, 2017, Ilion police arrested a 17-year-old male on the charge of criminal possession of stolen property. The teen was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail or $3,000 bond. He is due to return to Ilion court at a later date and time.

September 20, 2017

David J. Bullen

Ilion

Man arrested for assault, harassment
On Sept. 20, 2017, Ilion police arrested David J. Bullen, 30, of Ilion, for assault in the third degree, criminal contempt in the second degree and harassment in the second degree. Bullen was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond. Bullen is scheduled to return to Ilion village court at a later date and time.

September 18, 2017

Sandra M. Clemons

Ilion

On Sept. 18, 2017, Ilion police arrested Sandra M. Clemons, 29, of Frankfort, charging her with second-degree burglary, a felony, and petit larceny, criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree and conspiracy in the sixth degree, all misdemeanors. Clemons was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and remanded to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

September 14, 2017

Herkimer

Mohawk woman charged with welfare fraud
On Sept. 14, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Alisa R. Thomas, 38, of Mohawk, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies, along with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony. Thomas allegedly received $3,578 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between June 2015 and August 2017 which she was not entitled to receive. Thomas was arraigned at the city of Little Falls court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.

September 6, 2017

Ilion

Man allegedly sent unwanted photos
An Oriskany Falls man was arrested Sept. 6, for allegedly sending unsolicited photos to someone in Ilion. Police arrested Edward Thayer, Jr., 50, on a warrant issued by Ilion village court, for the charges of obscenity in the third degree and harassment in the second degree. Thayer was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

September 1, 2017

Nicholas McDonald

Ilion

Man charged with stealing donation canisters
On Sept. 1, 2017, Ilion police arrested Nicholas McDonald, 20, of Ilion, and charged him with two counts of petit larceny. The arrest stems from a complaint that McDonald stole two donation containers with an undisclosed amount of money in them. The donation containers were taken from a local business which allowed two nonprofit organizations to place them there in an effort to raise money for their organizations. McDonald was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. The investigation is ongoing as there was a third donation container taken belonging to an unknown organization. Ilion Police are working to identify the organization. Anyone with information, is asked to contact Ilion police at (315) 894-9911.

August 30, 2017

Ilion

Two teens charged with drug possession
The Ilion Police Department arrested two 17-year-old boys, both from Ilion, on Aug. 30, 2017, at about 11 p.m. Both were charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, and one of the teens was additionally charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a misdemeanor. The adolescent offenders were issued appearance tickets and are scheduled to respond to the village of Ilion court at a later date.

August 25, 2017

Herkimer

Dolgeville man charged with welfare fraud, grand larceny
On Aug. 25, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Dale Giarrusso, 48, of Dolgeville, charging him with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies, along with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E Felony. Giarrusso allegedly received $4,453 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between December 2016 and May 2017 which he was not entitled to receive. Giarrusso was arraigned at the village of Ilion court and released on his own recognizance.

August 14, 2017

Ilion

Ilion man charged with assault
On Aug. 14, 2017, Ilion police arrested 30-year-old David Bullen, of Ilion, charging him with two counts of third-degree assault, a misdemeanor. The arrest is a result of Bullen allegedly causing physical injuries to another person. Bullen was arraigned in front of acting Ilion Village Justice Stone and released on his own recognizance, to appear in village court at a later date.

August 13, 2017

Ilion

Joshua A. Gantz, Sr.

Ilion man charged with assault
An Ilion man was arrested Aug. 13, after he allegedly threw someone to the ground, causing them injury, and damaged that same person’s property. Police arrested Joshua A. Gantz, Sr., 29, at about 11:25 p.m., Sunday, charging him with third-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal mischief, both misdemeanors. Gantz was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was

David Proulx

released on $500 cash bail.

August 12, 2017

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on criminal mischief charges
On Aug. 12, 2017, Ilion police arrested David Proulx, 41, of Ilion, for criminal mischief in the fourth degree, a misdemeanor. Proulx was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional

Joshua L. Hight

Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

August 9, 2017

Ilion

Ilion man charged in theft
On Aug. 9, 2017, Ilion police arrested Lawrence P. Smith, 47, of Ilion, on the charge of petit larceny, a misdemeanor. The arrest stems from a complaint that Smith allegedly stole property from a local business. Smith was issued an appearance ticket returnable to village of Ilion court at a later date.

August 8, 2017

Ilion

Ilion man arrested on burglary, petit larceny charges
On Aug. 8, 2017, Ilion police arrested Joshua L. Hight, 28, of Ilion, and charged him with third-degree burglary, a felony, criminal mischief in the fourth degree and petit larceny both misdemeanors. He was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 bond.

August 4, 2017

Wayne Stafford

Ilion

Police find man with warrant thanks to tip from citizen
After putting out a call to the public for help in locating him, Ilion police arrested Wayne Stafford, 24, of Ilion, Aug. 4, on a bench warrant issued by the village of Ilion court. Stafford was arraigned in village court and remanded to Herkimer

Joshua M. Dygert

County Correctional Facility in lieu of $400 cash bail or $1,500 bond. The arrest was made possible due to a tip received from a citizen who saw the Ilion Police Department’s Facebook post showing a warrant for Stafford. The citizen observed Stafford walking and contacted the Ilion Police Department with his location.

Cold Brook man charged with DWI
On Aug. 4, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Joshua M. Dygert, 28, of Cold Brook, on the charges of driving while intoxicated and driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, both misdemeanors. Dygert was released to a third party on traffic tickets and is scheduled to appear in Ilion village court at a later date.

August 1, 2017

Alexandria Bay

Frank D. Pasqualicchio

Herkimer man charged with forcible touching in Alex Bay
State Police in Alexandria Bay arrested Frank D. Pasqualicchio, 63, of Herkimer, on two counts of second-degree sexual abuse, forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child, all class A misdemeanors. The charges stem from a complaint originating in the town of Alexandria, in Jefferson County, where it is alleged that the defendant had subjected a girl under the age of 14 to unwanted sexual contact over the course of two days, state police said. Pasqualicchio was arraigned in the town of Alexandria court and remanded to the Jefferson County Public Safety Building in lieu of bail.

Herkimer

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On August 1, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Gail L. Schaffer, 34, of Middleville, on the charges of third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies, along with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony. Schaffer allegedly received $5,305 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between September 2016 and August 2017 which she was not entitled to receive. Schaffer was arraigned at Ilion village court and released on her own recognizance.

July 31, 2017

Ilion

Woman arrested for stealing beer, drinking it outside
Ilion police arrested a woman for allegedly stealing beer from a village business and proceeding to open and drink it on the sidewalk. Holly M. Jones, 37, of Herkimer, was charged with petit larceny and open container. While in police custody, Jones became combative with officers and caused minor injuries to an officer. She was subsequently charged with second-degree harassment. Jones was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

July 29, 2017

Rose M. Gibson

Ilion

Woman allegedly injured police officer
Ilion police arrested Rose M. Gibson, 37, of Ilion, July 29, charging her with assault in the second degree, a felony, obstructing governmental administration in the second degree and resisting arrest, both misdemeanors, and two counts of second-degree harassment. Gibson resisted arrest and later intentionally caused physical injury to an Ilion police officer while in custody. She was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000

Penny L. Smith

cash bail or $12,000 bond.

Woman jailed following traffic stop
Ilion police arrested a Mohawk woman following a traffic stop July 29. Penny L. Smith, 52, was charged with tampering with physical evidence, a felony, two counts of obstructing governmental administration in the second degree, three counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and driving while ability impaired by drugs, all misdemeanors, and driving with dazzling head lights. Smith was arraigned in village of Ilion court and sent to the Herkimer County
Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,500 cash bail or $10,000 bond.

July 27, 2017

Ilion

Man arrested on warrant for failing to appear in court
On July 27, 2017, at 11:55 p.m., Ilion Police arrested Caleb Hall Jr., 33, of Herkimer, on an arrest warrant issued by the village of Ilion court for failure to appear on charges related to a previous arrest. Hall Jr. was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear in court again at a later date and time.

July 25, 2017

Christopher S. Soullas

Ilion

Man allegedly struck motorist following traffic accident
On July 25, 2017, at 5:42 p.m., Ilion Police arrested Christopher S. Soullas, 28, of Mohawk, on an arrest warrant. Officers charged Soullas with second-degree assault, a felony, and traffic infractions. Soullas allegedly exited his vehicle during a traffic accident and struck another motorist in the face. Soullas was arraigned in the Ilion village court and released on bail. He is due back in court at a later date and time.

July 22, 2017

Jodie Farrington

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with DWI

On July 22, 2017, at 5:51 a.m., Ilion police arrested Jodie Farrington, 52, of Ilion, following an investigation into a traffic stop. Officers charged Farrington with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, improper lane use and insufficient turn signal. Farrington was released to a third party after being issued uniform traffic tickets ordering she appear in the village of Ilion court at later date and time.

Michael H. McGraw

Man charged with DWAI-drugs
Ilion Police arrested Michael H. McGraw, 54, of Ilion, following an investigation into a traffic stop at 1:43 a.m. on July 22, 2017. McGraw was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, improper left turn and failure to keep right. Officers issued McGraw uniform traffic tickets and released him to a third party.

July 21, 2017

Ilion

Ilion woman allegedly provided alcohol to underage person
On July 21, 2017, at about 10:50 p.m., the Ilion Police Department arrested Cynthia M. Williams, 21,  of Ilion, for unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree, a misdemeanor. Williams allegedly provided alcohol to a person under the age of 21. Williams was released on an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in village of Ilion court at a later date.

July 16, 2017

Jamie L. Everson

Ilion

Man jailed on felony unlicensed operation, DWI
On July 16, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Jamie L. Everson, 52, of Ilion, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, both misdemeanors, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the first degree, a felony, operating a motor vehicle without tail lamps and failure to keep right. Everson was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Everson is scheduled to return to Ilion village court at a later date and time.

Elisa D. Welch

Mohawk woman charged with DWI following property damage accident
On July 16, 2017, at about 3:19 a.m., Ilion police arrested Elisa D. Welch, 25, of Mohawk, on the charges of driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher and operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration, all misdemeanors, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, failure to keep right and driving with an unsafe tire. Welch was released on uniform traffic tickets to a third party and is scheduled to appear in the village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

July 11, 2017

Herkimer

Woman garners additional charges during warrant arrest
On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at 2 p.m., Jacklyn Whitney, 26, of East River Street, Ilion, was arrested at 2365 State Route 5 in Schuyler, on a Herkimer County Probation Warrant. On June 12, 2017, Whitney was sentenced to probation on third-degree burglary charges. After Turesday’s arrest, she was arraigned by Herkimer County Court Judge Crandall and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on no bail. Upon taking her into custody, Jacklyn Whitney allegedly had four hypodermic needles and one clear glass pipe that tested positive for the presence of cocaine in her possession, for which she was charged with possession of a hypodermic instrument and criminal possession of a controlled substance. She was arraigned on those charges Friday, July 14, 2017, by Judge Luther in the town of Schuyler court, who placed a $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond on her.

July 9, 2017

William Buchanan

Ilion

Frankfort man charged with menacing as a hate crime
On July 9, 2017, at 11:05 p.m., Ilion police arrested William Buchanan, 40, of Frankfort, and charged him two counts of second-degree menacing as a hate crime, a felony, criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree and endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors, and harassment in the second degree. Buchanan was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond. Ilion police were assisted by the New York State Police.

July 3, 2017

Shamel Walker

Ilion

Man arrested on warrant following traffic stop
On July 3, 2017, Ilion police arrested Shamel Walker, 22, of Ilion, on an arrest warrant following a traffic stop in the village of Ilion. Walker was charged with assault in the third degree, unlawful imprisonment in the second degree and criminal obstruction of breathing, all misdemeanors, and multiple violations of NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law. Walker was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

Teen arrested on trespass warrant
On July 3, 2017, at 6:17 p.m., Ilion police arrested a 17-year-old female on an arrest warrant for criminal trespass in the second degree, a misdemeanor. The teen was arraigned in village of Ilion court and released on her own recognizance to reappear in court at a later date and time. Due to her age, the defendant’s name cannot be released.

July 1, 2017

Ilion

Teen arrested following traffic stop
On July 1, 2017, at 2:17 a.m., Ilion police arrested a 16-year-old male following an investigation into a traffic stop. Officers charged the teen with driving while ability impaired by drugs, operating out of class, no/inadequate tail lamps and unlawful possession of marijuana. The male was released to a third party on uniform traffic tickets and an appearance ticket ordering he appear before the village of Ilion court at a later date and time. Due to his age, the teen’s name will not be released.

 June 29, 2017
Mark M. Lisandrelli

Ilion

Frankfort man arrested following traffic stop
On June 29, 2017, at 10:35 p.m., Ilion police officers arrested Mark M. Lisandrelli, 58, of Frankfort, following an investigation into a traffic stop. Officers charged Lisandrelli with driving while ability impaired by drugs, a misdemeanor, failure to

Christina L. Hoke

keep right, no/inadequate tail lamps and unlawful possession of marijuana. Lisandrelli was released to a third party on uniform traffic tickets and an appearance ticket ordering he appear before the village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

Woman charged with theft, endangering children
On June 29, 2017, at 2:16 p.m., Ilion police arrested Christina L. Hoke, 30, of Ilion, following an investigation into a complaint at a local business. Officers charged Hoke with petit larceny and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors. Hoke was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail or $1,500 bond. Hoke is scheduled to reappear in village court at a later date and time.

June 24, 2017

Ilion

Rebecca Mento

Ilion woman charged in theft
On June 24, 2017, Ilion police arrested Rebecca Mento, 30, of Ilion, and charged her with two counts of petit larceny. The arrest stems from a complaint that Mento stole property from a local business. Mento was issued appearance tickets returnable to village of Ilion court on a later date.

Lucas C. Starkey

Man arrested for DWI with child in the vehicle
On June 24, 2017, at 2:58 a.m., Ilion police arrested Lucas C. Starkey for the charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated, Leandra’s Law, driving while ability impaired by drugs, inadequate exhaust, insufficient turn signal and endangering the welfare of a child. Starkey was arraigned in front of Village of Ilion Justice Canipe and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

June 23, 2017

Shawn Washington

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on felony assault charges
On June 23, 2017, Ilion police arrested Shawn Washington, 45, of Ilion, and charged him with assault in the second degree, a felony, criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree and endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors. Washington was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000

Orville S. Ford

bond.

Previous arrest leads to more charges for Ilion man
The Ilion Police Department arrested Orville S. Ford, 55, of Ilion, June 23, on four counts of making a terroristic threat, a felony. The charge came from Ford allegedly threatening four Ilion police officers while in police custody, during a June 10, 2017, arrest. Ford was arraigned in Ilion village court, and remanded back to the custody of the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, where he was already being held on bail in regards to a previous matter. Ford is scheduled to return to the Village of Ilion Court at a later date and time.

June 22, 2017

Herkimer

Herkimer man charged with disorderly conduct
On Thursday, June 22, 2017, at about 8 p.m., Herkimer police were called to the area of North Main and German streets for a report of a large group of people causing a disturbance. Officers were able to calm the situation, other than Curtis Rushing, 30, of West German Street. Officers warned Rushing several times to stop yelling obscenities as numerous people were gathering as well as passing motorists. Officers took Rushing into custody and charged him with disorderly conduct. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket to appear in village court at a later date.

June 21, 2017

Ilion

Teen charged with sex abuse, forcible touching
On June 21, 2017, Ilion police arrested a 14-year-old Ilion boy, and charged him with sexual abuse in the second degree, unlawful imprisonment in the second degree, forcible touching and public lewdness, all misdemeanors. The teen was issued appearance tickets to appear at Herkimer County Probation. Ilion police were assisted in the investigation by the Herkimer County Child Advocacy Center. The teen’s name is not being released due to his age.

Travis Winters

June 20, 2017

Herkimer

Man charged with DWAI-drugs
On Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at approximately 2 p.m., Herkimer police officers stopped a vehicle for excessive window tint. During the course of the vehicle stop, it was determined that the operator, Travis Winters, 27, was operating the vehicle while under the influence of a drug. Officers arrested Winters and charged him with driving while ability impaired by drugs. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to village court on a later date.

Ilion

Ilion man jailed for possession of stolen property
On June 20, 2017, Ilion police arrested Clinton Loomis, 71, of Ilion, and charged him with criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree, a felony. Loomis was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $3,000 bond. Loomis is scheduled to appear back in court on a later date.

Ilion man allegedly locks someone inside, prevents from calling 911

Richard I. Deming III

The Ilion Police Department arrested Richard I. Deming III, 48, of Ilion, on the charges of endangering the welfare of a child, unlawful imprisonment in the second degree and fourth-degree criminal mischief, all misdemeanors. The arrest came following an investigation into an incident in which Deming allegedly prevented someone from calling 911 for Emergency Police Assistance, and also held a door closed within a residence, thereby preventing someone from being able to leave a residence. Deming’s actions were reported to have taken place in front of two children, whose ages were younger than 17 years, and which caused them emotional distress. The victim’s names and specific ages are not being released. Deming was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and he was remanded to the custody of the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

Ilion man jailed on multiple charges

Spencer J. Davis

On June 20, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Spencer J. Davis, 23, of Ilion, and charged him with unlawful imprisonment in the second degree, criminal mischief in the fourth degree, resisting arrest, all misdemeanors, disorderly conduct and second-degree harassment. Davis was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail. He is scheduled to appear back in the village of Ilion court on a later date.

June 19, 2017

Stephen Snyder

Herkimer

Man allegedly forcibly touched woman in the street
On Monday, June 19, 2017, at approximately 11 p.m., Herkimer police received a report that a male had just stopped a woman on Folts Street and made unwanted sexual contact with her. Officers located a male fitting the description provided by the victim. Stephen Snyder, 48, of Harter Street, was taken into custody and charged with forcible touching. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to village court at a later date. The female victim was not physically injured.

Woman arrested three times in 20 hours
Herkimer police arrested a Herkimer woman three times in the span of 20 hours between June 19 and June 20. First, on Monday, June 19, at about 3 p.m., police received a report of a possible domestic violence incident. During the course of

Kimberly Erb

their investigation, officers learned Kimberly Erb, 37, of North Prospect Avenue, Herkimer, had struck a male numerous times and threatened to kill him. Officers arrested Erb and charged her with assault in the third degree. She was processed, arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date. Erb was further issued a stay away order of protection, prohibiting her from any contact with the victim. At approximately 7:30 p.m., officers received a report that Erb had texted the victim. Officers could not locate Erb at that time. Later, at approximately 1 a.m. on Tuesday, June 20, officers were called to the residence of the victim because Erb was standing out front, therefore violating the order of protection. Erb was taken into custody and charged with criminal contempt in the second degree. Due to no judge being available for arraignment, Erb was released on an appearance ticket returnable to village court. Finally, at approximately 12:30 p.m. on June 20, Erb was located by officers and taken into custody for criminal contempt in the second degree, related to the texting incident the evening before as an arrest warrant had been issued for her arrest. She was processed and arraigned in village court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $400 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Frankfort man charged with welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with assistance from the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Samuel A. Jacopelle, 67, of Frankfort, on June 19, 2017. Jacopelle was charged with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, welfare fraud in the fourth degree and grand larceny in the fourth degree, all class E felonies. Jacopelle allegedly received $1,247 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between November 2015 and June 2016 which he was not entitled to receive. Jacopelle was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the town of Herkimer court at a later date.

Alan W. Patterson

June 17, 2017

Ilion

Man charged with endangering child, criminal mischief
On June 17, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Alan W. Patterson, 40, of Ilion, and charged him with the following: criminal mischief in the fourth degree, endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors, and harassment in the second degree. Patterson was released on his own recognizance and is scheduled to appear in village of Ilion court at a later date.

June 16, 2017

Robert W. Morrison

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on felony assault charge
On June 16, 2017, at 6:18 p.m., the Ilion Police Department arrested Robert W. Morrison, 36, of Ilion, and charged him with assault in the second degree, a felony, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor. He was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail, or $1,500 bond.

Man allegedly choked woman in front of a small child

Jose E. Morales, Jr.

On June 16, 2017, at about 2 a.m., the Ilion Police Department arrested Jose E. Morales, Jr., 28, of Ilion, and charged him with criminal obstruction of breathing and endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors, and harassment in the second degree, a violation. Morales allegedly choked a female, restricting her ability to breathe, and threw her against the wall, all while in the presence of a small child. Morlaes was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

June 13, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested in family court matter
On June 13, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jason Ackler, 44, of Schuyler, on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Ackler was arraigned at Herkimer County Family Court, and released to appear at a later date.

June 10, 2017

John P. Mazza, III

Ilion

Mohawk man charged with burglary and assault
On June 10, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested John P. Mazza, III, 21, of Mohawk, for first-degree burglary, felony, second-degree assault, felony, endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor, and unlawful possession of marijuana. The charges stem from an investigation into a report that Mazza allegedly entered a residence without permission and physically assaulted the resident within, causing the resident injury. After being arrested, officers found Mazza to be in possession of marijuana. Mazza was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correction Facility in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bond.

Orville S. Ford

Man allegedly attacked family member
On June 10, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Orville S. Ford, 55, of Ilion, and charged him with unlawful imprisonment in the second degree, a misdemeanor and harassment in the second degree. The arrest stemmed from a domestic dispute where Ford allegedly punched a family member in the face multiple times and secured the unwilling family member in their own bedroom by barricading them inside the room and nailing the door shut. Ford was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond. Ford is scheduled to return to village court at a later date and time. The Ilion Police Department was assisted in this investigation by the Ilion Fire Department and multiple other local and state law enforcement agencies.

June 8, 2017

John Newell

Ilion

Frankfort man charged with DWI
On June 8, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested John Newell, 78, of Frankfort, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher and failure to keep right. Newell was later released on uniform traffic tickets and is scheduled to appear in village of Ilion court at a later date.

June 5, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested for marijuana possession
State troopers out of the Herkimer barracks recently arrested a village of Newport man on marijuana possession charges following a traffic stop in the town of Newport. Troopers pulled over a vehicle driven by 34-year-old Dennis M. Lynch, Jr., on State Route 28, for a window tint violation. Upon interviewing Lynch, troopers detected the smell of marijuana emanating from within his vehicle and, following a search of the vehicle, troopers discovered a quantity of marijuana vegetation as well as a marijuana smoking device. Lynch was issued traffic tickets for multiple window tint violations as well as an appearance ticket for the drug possession charge. He is to answer the charges in the town of Newport court at a later date.

June 4, 2017

Ilion

Ilion woman accused of stabbing boyfriend

Rikki L. Lewis

On June 4, 2017, Ilion police arrested Rikki L. Lewis, 43, of Barringer Road, Ilion, and charged her with assault in the second degree, a felony, criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree and resisting arrest, both misdemeanors. The arrest stems from a physical domestic dispute during which Lewis allegedly stabbed her boyfriend. The male victim was transported to the hospital with non life threatening injuries. Lewis was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was remanded the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail, or $10,000 bail bond.

Christopher Gayhart

June 3, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested on 2016 warrant
On Saturday, June 3, Ilion police located Christopher Gayhart, 28, of Ilion, and arrested him on an active arrest warrant from the village of Herkimer court. The warrant stems from a Sept. 2, 2016, incident that took place on South Washington Street, in which Gayhart allegedly struck and injured another male. Gayhart was charged with assault in the third degree. He was processed and held for arraignment in village court, and later remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100 cash bail or $500 bond.

Dawn Gilchrist

Little Falls woman charged with DWI
Early Saturday morning, June 3, at approximately 3:30, Herkimer police officers observed a vehicle being operated in an erratic manner and stopped said vehicle. During the course of the vehicle stop, Officers determined that the operator, Dawn Gilchrist, 35, of Little Falls, was intoxicated. Officers arrested Gilchrist and transported her to the Herkimer Police Station for processing. She was charged with driving while intoxicated and held for arraignment. Following arraignment, Gilchrist was released on her own recognizance. She was issued two traffic tickets as well, returnable to village court at a later date.

Ilion

Ilion man charged with DWI
On Saturday June 3, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Jeffrey E. Rood, 43, of Ilion, on the charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated, with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or higher, a misdemeanor, and driving while intoxicated common law, also a misdemeanor. Rood was released on uniform traffic tickets and is scheduled to appear in village court at a later date and time.

Mary Hoffman

June 2, 2017

Herkimer

Woman on probation found in possession of firearms
On Friday, June 2, 2017, at approximately 11 a.m., Herkimer County Probation Officers requested the assistance of Herkimer Police at the residence of Mary Hoffman, 44, of Lansing Street. Probation officers located three firearms
in Hoffman’s residence, who is currently under the supervision of Herkimer County Probation. Herkimer police secured the firearms, which Hoffman is prohibited from possessing while on probation. Hoffman was charged with three
counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. She was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear at later date.

June 1, 2017

Sergey Kolevatov
Agniya Kolevatov

Herkimer

Two arrested for leaving toddler alone in vehicle
On Thursday, June 1, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Herkimer police received a call to the Walmart parking lot for a report of a toddler left unattended in a vehicle. Officers arrived to find all the vehicle’s doors unlocked. While Officers were at the vehicle, Agniya Kolevatov, 34, and Sergey Kolevatov, 66, both of Jordanville, returned to the vehicle from inside Walmart. Sergey informed officers that he needed to purchase items inside Walmart and Agniya stated that she needed to use the restroom, leaving the child unattended. Officers arrested both and charged each with endangering the welfare of a child. They were processed and released on appearance tickets returnable to village court at a later date.

Poland woman charged with welfare fraud
On June 1, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Katherine M. Pomichter, 39, of Poland, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies. Pomichter allegedly received $3,084 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between Feb. 1, 2016, and July 31, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. Pomichter was arraigned in the town of German Flatts court and directed to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. She is scheduled to return to court at a later date.

Alexa N. Franco

May 30, 2017

Ilion

Mohawk woman charged with DWI
On May 30, 2017, at 2:27 a.m., Ilion police arrested Alexa N. Franco, 23, of Mohawk, following an investigation into a traffic stop. Franco was charged with the following driving while intoxicated, driving with blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and driver’s view obstructed. Franco was released to a third party after being issued uniform traffic tickets ordering she appear in the village

Tiffany A. Maine

of Ilion court at a later date and time.

May 29, 2017

Ilion

Woman receives felony charge following domestic incident
On May 29, 2017, at 10:29 p.m., Ilion police arrested Tiffany A. Maine, 19, of Bridgewater, following an investigation into a domestic incident. Maine allegedly entered a residence with a dangerous instrument during the course of a custody dispute and was subsequently charged with the following burglary in the second degree, a felony, criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree, second-degree menacing and endangering the welfare of a child, all misdemeanors. Maine was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. Town of Frankfort police assisted Ilion police in locating Maine.

May 28, 2017

Wendy Oneill

Herkimer

Little Falls woman charged with DUAI-drugs and AUO
On Sunday, May 28, 2017, at approximately 5:30 p.m., Herkimer police observed a vehicle being operated erratically by a female. Police followed the vehicle to a parking lot on State Street, where the female operator climbed over into the passenger seat and the male occupant exited the passenger side door, trying to get into the driver’s seat. During the vehicle stop, it was determined that the male occupant had consumed alcohol and had the female, Wendy Oneill, 43, of Little Falls, operate the vehicle. Officers further determined that Oneill was operating the vehicle while under the influence of drugs, and held a suspended driver’s license. Oneill was arrested and charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, and was issued a traffic ticket for a vehicle and traffic violation. Oneill was processed and released on an appearance ticket to appear in village court on a later date. Herkimer police were assisted by a Drug Recognition Expert from the Oneida County Sheriff’s Department.
Police also noted that the male occupant of the vehicle, Matt Wronkowski, 44, of Salisbury Center, acknowledged that he was aware Oneill’s license was suspended. Therefore, he was issued a traffic ticket for facilitating aggravated unlicensed operation.

Jennifer Ayers

May 27, 2017

Herkimer

On Saturday, May 27, 2017, at about 7 p.m., Herkimer police were requested to assist the Herkimer County Child
Protective Unit with checking the welfare of children currently under the care of Jennifer Ayers. While Police were at the
residence, it was determined that Ayers, 34, of King Street, Herkimer, was found to be under the influence of drugs while caring for four young children. Ayers was taken into custody and charged with four counts of endangering the welfare of a child. She was processed and released to appear in village court at a later date.

Ilion

Caleb Hall, Jr.

Ilion man arrested following traffic stop
On May 27, 2017, at 12:57 a.m., Ilion police arrested Caleb Hall, Jr., 33, of Ilion, following an investigation into a traffic stop. Hall Jr. was charged with the following: driving while ability impaired by drugs, a misdemeanor, aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree, also a misdemeanor, and failure to keep right, an infraction. Hall was later released to a third party after being issued uniform traffic tickets ordering he appear in village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

May 26, 2017

David Currie

Herkimer

Two arrested for DWI at Sobriety Check Point
The Herkimer Police Department conducted a Sobriety Check Point on Friday, May 26, which resulted in two arrests for driving while intoxicated.
David Currie, 33, of Mohawk, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released
on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Duane Larochelle


Also arrested was Duane Larochelle, 57, of Palantine Bridge. Larochelle was found to be operating a vehicle while intoxicated. It was further learned that Larochelle’s license had been revoked due to multiple (six) previous DWI convictions. He was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated and

Mark Batsford

aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree. He was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $10,000 bond.

Herkimer man arrested on warrant in Montgomery County
On May 26, Herkimer police contacted Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office and

Kyle Dillenbeck

advised them that Kyle Dillenbeck, 30, of Herkimer, was currently at a residence on Route 5S in the town of Minden. Herkimer police further advised sheriffs that the Herkimer Police Department currently had a valid arrest warrant for Dillenbeck. The warrant stems from an incident on May 25, during which Dillenbeck allegedly struck and choked a female, as well as damaged her cell phone. Montgomery County sheriff’s officers took Dillenbeck into custody, transported him to the Montgomery/Herkimer county line and turned him over to Herkimer police. Dillenbeck was charged with assault in the third degree and criminal mischief in the fourth degree. He was arraigned in Herkimer village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $500 bond.

May 25, 2017

Herkimer

Herkimer man caught stealing from Hannaford
On Thursday, May 25, at approximately 8 a.m., Herkimer police were called to Hannaford Supermarket for a report of a male that was in the process of stealing merchandise. Officers located Mark Batsford, 28, of Herkimer, just outside the
door of the store. They found Batsford to be in possession of stolen merchandise with an approximate value of $50.
Batsford was arrested and charged with petit larceny. He was issued an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Man arrested on warrant for failing to pay fines
On May 25, 2017, New York State Police contacted Herkimer village police to advise them that Robert Conklin, 46, of Herkimer, had just been arraigned in Herkimer town court and was about to be released. Herkimer village police had a bench warrant for Conklin because he failed to pay $900 in fines on a previous conviction for driving while ability impaired by drugs. Conklin was then transported to the Herkimer police station, arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $2,000 bond.

Oneida man arrested on warrant from 2015 charge
On May 25, 2017, Utica police contacted the Herkimer Police Department to advise that they had located Vincent Groszek, 28, of Oneida, and arrested him on a village of Herkimer bench warrant for failure to pay $450 in fines from a previous conviction for endangering the welfare of a child in 2015. He was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear back in court at a later date.

May 24, 2017

Daniel Farrington

Herkimer

Herkimer man charged with DWI
On Wednesday, May 24, at about 8 p.m., during the Buckle Up NY Campaign, an officer observed a vehicle being operated by a male who was not utilizing his seat belt and stopped said vehicle. During the course of the vehicle stop, it was determined that the operator, Daniel Farrington, 39, of Herkimer, was operating the vehicle while intoxicated. Officers found Farrington to be twice the legal limit while operating the vehicle. He was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated and issued a traffic ticket for no seatbelt. He was released on an appearance ticket after processing, returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Bryan Wentworth

Ilion

Ilion man charged with possession of stolen property
On May 24, 2017, Ilion police arrested Bryan P. Wentworth, 33, of Ilion, and charged him with criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree, a misdemeanor. Wentworth was found to be in possession of stolen property and subsequently arraigned in village of Ilion court. Wentworth was remanded to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bond. He is scheduled to appear back in village court at a later date and time.

May 21, 2017

Herkimer

Poland man charged with DWI
On Sunday, May 21, at approximately 6:20 p.m., Herkimer police received a report of an erratic vehicle operator entering the village. The caller provided a description of the vehicle and the direction of travel. Officers located the

Thomas Felio

vehicle on Route 28, near Hannaford Supermarket, heading northbound, swerving in and out of the northbound lane. Officers stopped the vehicle. During the course of the vehicle stop, police determined that the operator, Thomas Felio, 31, of Poland, was operating the vehicle while intoxicated. Felio was charged with driving while intoxicated and failure to keep right. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket.

Brandon Thompson

Man arrested on warrant
On Sunday, May 21, at approximately 1:15 p.m., Herkimer police were called to 111 Park Ave. for a report of a disturbance. Officers located Brandon Thompson, 31, of apartment no. 8, who had a valid arrest warrant for petit larceny and possession of a synthetic substance. The warrant stems from an April 2, 2017, arrest during which Thompson was issued an appearance ticket, but failed to appear in village court. Thompson was arrested, arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear at a later date.

Ilion man on furlough from HCCF found hiding in Herkimer apartment
On Sunday, May 21, at about 1 p.m., Herkimer police received information that Brian Leuenberger, 33, of Ilion, was currently “hiding out” at 111 Park Ave. in Herkimer. Leuenberger was on furlough from the Herkimer County Correctional Facility awaiting sentencing on a third-degree criminal possession of stolen property conviction. However he failed to return for court. Officers arrived at 111 Park Ave. and spoke to a female, who advised that Leuenberger was not there. Officers remained on scene and convinced the female to have Leuenberger exit the apartment, which he eventually did. He was then transported to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility to await sentencing.

Marc J. Galeotti

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on drug possession charges
On May 21, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Marc J. Galeotti, 47, of Grove Street, Ilion, on the charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a misdemeanor, unlawful possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance not in it’s original container. Galeotti was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail or $3,000 bond.

Jason S. Bass

Herkimer man jailed for drug possession
On May 21, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Jason S. Bass, 44, of Herkimer, following a traffic stop and charged him with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree, also a misdemeanor, possession of a controlled substance not in its original container and improper or unsafe turn without a signal, a traffic infraction. Bass was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

May 20, 2017

Gay Blakeslee

Herkimer

Man jailed for second-degree criminal trespass
On Saturday, May 20, 2017, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Herkimer police were called to a residence in the 200 block of Mohawk Street for a report of an unwanted male entering the residence and threatening the female occupant. During the course of the investigation, Officers determined that Gay Blakeslee, 64, of Herkimer, had illegally entered the residence and refused to leave when told to. He was arrested, transported to the police station and charged with criminal trespass in the second degree. Blakeslee was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,500 bond.

Wendy Sue Williams

LF woman jailed for trying to smuggle drugs in to inmate
On Saturday, May 20, at about 2:30 p.m., Herkimer police received a call to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility for a report that a female had brought heroin to a visitation with intent to provide the drug to an inmate. Correction officers had secured the heroin and turned it over to Herkimer police. Officers determined that Wendy Sue Williams, 36, of Little Falls, had been in possession of the heroin. She was charged with promoting

Niemah Wallace

prison contraband in the first degree and criminal possession of a controlled substance. She was transported to the police station for processing, arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with obstruction of breathing
On May 20, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Niemah Wallace, 33, of Ilion, and charged her with criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment. Wallace was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was released on her own recognizance. Wallace is scheduled to return to the Village of Ilion Court at a later date and time.

May 19, 2017

Joey L. Goff

Ilion

Mohawk man turns himself in for assault warrant
On May 19, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Joey L. Goff, 29, of Mohawk, on an arrest warrant for assault in the third degree, a misdemeanor. Goff turned himself into police custody after being informed of the warrant. He was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail, or $2,500 bond. Goff is scheduled to return to Ilion court at a later date and time.

May 18, 2017

Herkimer

Two arrested for public alcohol consumption in separate incidents
While on patrol in the downtown, Main Street area of Herkimer Thursday, at approximately 10:20 a.m., an officer observed Michael Biando, 41, allegedly consuming an alcoholic beverage in public. Biando was issued an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.
Later on, at approximately 9:30 p.m., an officer observed Donald Dowling, 52, allegedly consuming alcohol in public as

Gary Perkett

well. Dowling was also issued an appearance ticket to Herkimer village court on a later date.

Man out on bail charged with drug possession
On May 18, while conducting an unrelated investigation, Herkimer police located Gary Perkett, 38, who is currently out on bail from his May 13 arrest for multiple thefts, and found him to be in possession of a controlled substance. Officers issued Perkett an appearance ticket for village court.

May 17, 2017

Herkimer

James Welch

Man arrested on warrant for March theft
Herkimer police arrested James Welch, 37, of Frankfort, May 17, on an arrest warrant for petit larceny. The warrant stems from a March 13 report of Welch allegedly stealing merchandise from Walmart, with a value of approximately $500. Welch was located by Utica police on Wednesday and turned over to the Herkimer Police Department. Welch was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $500 bond. He will appear in village court on a later date.

Man arrested on four active warrants
On Wednesday, May 17, while on foot patrol in the downtown, North Main Street area of Herkimer, an officer located Terrance Watson, 47, who had four active bench warrants out of the village of Herkimer. Watson was arrested, arraigned and remanded to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.

Ilion

Ilion man receives multiple charges following domestic incident

Joseph Stanley

On May 17, 2017, Ilion police arrested Joseph J. Stanley, 28, of Ilion, and charged him with unlawful imprisonment in the second degree, third-degree assault, criminal mischief in the fourth degree and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, all misdemeanors. The arrest came as the result of a physical domestic incident where Stanley allegedly restrained another person and caused physical injury to that person. The domestic incident took place in front of two children who were under the age of 17. Stanley was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

May 16, 2017

Thomas D. Mitchell

Ilion

Ilion man arrested on warrant
On Tuesday, May 16, 2017, the Ilion Police Department executed a warrant of arrest for Thomas D. Mitchell, 46, of Ilion, for the charges of forcible touching and unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree, both misdemeanors. Mitchell allegedly provided alcohol to a person under 21-years-old and touched the intimate

Roberta J. Armann

parts of a person without their consent. Mitchell was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to appear back in the village court at a later date.

May 15, 2017

Ilion

Woman jailed for making false written statement
On Monday, May 15, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Roberta J.

Gary Perkett

Armann, 47, of Ilion, for making a false written statement. Armann was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,500 bail bond. Armann is scheduled to return to village court at a later date.

May 13, 2017

Herkimer

Herkimer man arrested for three separate thefts
On Saturday, May 13, 2017, at approximately 8 p.m., Officers located Gary Perkett, 38, of Folts Street, Herkimer, and arrested him on three active arrest warrants. The warrants stem from an Oct. 2016 complaint of Perkett stealing items from another and selling them at a local pawn shop, a Nov. 2016 complaint of Perkett stealing an item from another person outside the village, and returning that item to Walmart for cash; and finally, a Jan. 2017 report of Perkett stealing merchandise from a local business. Officers charged Perkett with two counts of petit larceny and one count of criminal possession of stolen property. Perkett was processed and arraigned in Herkimer village court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $500 bond.

Man arrested on DWI warrant
On May 132017, the Herkimer County Sheriffs Department arrested Matthew Widman, 27, of Burlington Flatts, on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Webb Town Court for misdemeanor driving while intoxicated. Widman was arraigned at Webb Town Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Herkimer

Two arrested in April larceny
With the help of the public, the Herkimer Police Department made two arrests in connection with the April 23 larceny of merchandise from Dollar General in Herkimer. Ruth White, 37, of Johnstown, and Brianna Smith, 20, of Dolgeville, were arrested and charged with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child. The endangering charge came as a result of the two adults being with a juvenile under the age of 16 years of age during the commission of a crime. Both Smith and White were issued appearance tickets returnable to village court at a later date.

May 11, 2017

Jonathan Marquise

Herkimer

Man arrested for stealing from employer
On Thursday, May 11, Herkimer police received a call from a local automotive store with a report that an employee
was stealing merchandise. Store personnel reported that Jonathan Marquise, 33,

Erin Malone

of Little Falls, had stolen items from the store. Officers charged Marquise with petit larceny and issued him an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

May 10, 2017

Herkimer

Frankfort woman arrested for shoplifting
On Wednesday, May 10, at approximately 1 p.m., Herkimer police were called to Wal-Mart for a report of a female stealing merchandise from the store. Officers learned that Erin Malone, 30, of Frankfort, had allegedly concealed items and walked out the last point of sale without paying for the items. Malone was charged with petit larceny and released on an appearance ticket, returnable to the Herkimer village court on a later date.

Man arrested on support matters
On May 10, 2017, The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jesus Rivera, 49, of Amsterdam, on two Herkimer County Family Court Arrest Warrants, both in the matter of support proceedings. Rivera was arraigned at Herkimer Village Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional facility in lieu of bail. He was arraigned at Herkimer County Family Court the following morning where he was released to appear at a later date.

Brandon White

May 7, 2017

Herkimer

Man charged following domestic incident
On Sunday, May 7, Herkimer police were called to a location on Harter Street for a report of a possible domestic violence incident which resulted in a male breaking the window of a female’s vehicle. While officers on scene conducted their investigation, another officer located the suspect a couple of blocks away. The male, Brandon White, 23,  of Little Falls, became belligerent with officers, thus hindering their investigation. Once officers determined that White was indeed the suspect, he was taken into custody and charged with criminal mischief in the third degree, damage of $250, and obstruction of governmental administration. He was arraigned in village court, assigned to electronic monitoring and released to appear in village court at a later date.

May 5, 2017

Herkimer

Shamel Brown

Young man arrested for DWAI drugs
On Friday, May 5, 2017, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Herkimer police observed a vehicle being driven on the wrong side of the road while on Caroline Street. The driver then failed to stop at a stop sign. Officers stopped the vehicle on Lou Ambers Drive. The operator, Shamel Brown, 19, of Middletown, told officers that he was returning to Herkimer College from GMB5 off-campus housing. During the course of the vehicle stop, police determined that Brown was operating the vehicle while under the influence of drugs and he did not have a valid driver’s license. Brown was arrested and charged with driving while

Keenon L. Frank

ability impaired by drugs, failure to keep right, failure to stop at a stop sign and unlicensed operator. Herkimer police were assisted during the vehicle stop by the Herkimer College Deptartment of Campus Safety. Brown was transported to the police station, processed and released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Ilion man charged with assault, endangering child
The Ilion Police Department arrested Keenon L. Frank, of Orchard Street, Ilion, and charged him with endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor, assault in the second degree, a felony, and aggravated family offense, a felony. Frank was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bail bond.

May 4, 2017

Amber Clark

Herkimer

Woman arrested after striking guardrail with car
Thursday morning, May 4, at about 6 a.m., Herkimer police were advised that a vehicle travelling south on Route 28, outside of the village, had struck a guard rail and continued driving into the village. Officers located the vehicle, with damage that was consistent with striking a guard rail and stopped the vehicle on East German Street. While speaking with the operator, officers determined that she may be under the influence of drugs. After the roadside investigation, officers arrested Amber M. Clark, 29, of Poland, and charged her with driving while ability impaired by drugs, aggravated unlicensed operator in the second degree, for having a suspended license, and failing to keep right. Herkimer police were assisted in the processing by Ilion Police Department’s Drug Recognition Expert Officer. Clark was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.

Little Falls man arrested in support matter
On May 4, 2017, The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested John Schofield, 45, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County Family Court Arrest Warrant in the matter of a Support Proceeding. Schofield was arraigned at Herkimer Village Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional facility in lieu of bail. He was arraigned at Herkimer County Family Court the following morning where he was released to appear at a later date.

John H. Eldred

May 3, 2017

Ilion

Man charged with theft, drug possession
On May 3, 2017 the Ilion Police Department arrested John H. Eldred, 33, of Central Avenue, Ilion, on the charges of petit larceny and unlawful possession of

Timothy Olney

marijuana. Eldred was released on appearance tickets and is scheduled to appear in the village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

May 2, 2017

Herkimer

Mohawk man accused of identity theft
On Tuesday, May 2, Herkimer police received a report that an employee of a local rental store had been using other people’s personal information to open rental accounts. During the course of the investigation, it was learned that Timothy Olney, 30, of Mohawk, had used the personal information of at least one of his acquaintances, in order to obtain merchandise under that person’s name. Olney was charged with identity theft in the third degree. Olney was released on an appearance ticket to return to Herkimer village court at a later date.

May 1, 2017

Herkimer

Juan Ayuso

Man robbed at knife point in Herkimer’s Myers Park
On Monday, May 1, 2017, at about 11:30 a.m., Herkimer police received a report of an armed robbery in Myers Park that allegedly took place at approximately 11 a.m. The report made said the suspect asked an older gentleman for money, then displayed a knife and took the gentleman’s money. The victim was not physically injured during the incident. While an officer interviewed the older male victim and obtained a detailed description of the suspect, other officers were canvasing the area. Officers interviewed numerous people and stopped at several businesses in the area. At one, police learned that the suspect had entered the business just minutes before the incident in Myers Park. By 2 p.m.,
police had the suspect, Juan Ayuso, 50, of the Glen Ridge Motel, in custody. Ayuso was charged with first-degree robbery, fourth-degree grand larceny, first-degree menacing and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. Ayuso was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail because he has

Stephen Harrington

three prior felony convictions.

Frankfort man charged with stalking
Herkimer police arrested a Frankfort man May 1, on an arrest warrant, and charged him with fourth-degree stalking and trespass. Officers received a report Monday at about 11:30 p.m., that a man was spotted on the back porch roof of an East German Street Extension residence. The suspect fled the scene prior to officers’ arrival. After interviewing the female victim, it was learned that Stephen Harrington, 42, of Frankfort, had been following her and her family and had shown up at her
residence numerous times, leaving notes and attempting to gain entry into the residence. Police learned that Harrington had used a ladder from the garage, climbed up onto the roof of
the back porch and was peering in the window at the time of Monday’s complsint. Officers obtained an arrest warrant for Harrington. He was located, arrested and transported to the Herkimer police station for processing. Harrington was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Woman arrested on identity theft warrant
On May 1, 2017, The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Monica Scott, 37, of Little Falls, on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Herkimer Village Court for identity theft in the third degree, a class A misdemeanor. Scott was arraigned at German Flatts Town Court, and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Man arrested on support matter
On May 1, 2017, 2017, The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Lemche, 32, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Lemche was arraigned in family court, and released to appear at a later date.

April 28, 2017

Edward A. McGowan II

Ilion

Two arrested in connection with local burglaries
On April 17, 2017, the Ilion Police Department received two reports of burglaries that occurred overnight within the village of Ilion. One reported burglary involved a local church. Property had allegedly been stolen from within the church. The second reported burglary involved forced entry into an occupied residence. Property was allegedly stolen from the home while the residents were asleep. After an extensive investigation into both burglaries, Ilion police arrested two individuals.

On April 25, police arrested Edward A. McGowan II, 20, of East

Dylan B. Parry

Main Street, Mohawk, in connection with both burglaries. On April 28, officers located and arrested Dylan B. Parry, 22, of East Clark St., Ilion, in connection with the same two burglaries. In connection with the church burglary, police charged both McGowan and Parry with third-degree burglary, a class D felony, petit larceny, a misdemeanor, and conspiracy in the fifth degree, a misdemeanor, related to the reported church burglary. In connection with the residential burglary, McGowan and Parry were charged with second-degree burglary, a class C felony, fourth-degree conspiracy, a class E felony, criminal mischief in the fourth degree, a misdemeanor, and petit larceny, a misdemeanor.

Both McGowan and Parry were arraigned in Ilion village court on the day of their arrests and were remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $20,000 cash bail or $40,000 bond.

Lafayette G. Pilipovic

Ilion man arrested for providing alcohol to minor
Police arrested an Ilion man April 28, at about 10 a.m., for allegedly providing alcohol to a person younger than 21 back in March. Police arrested Lafayette G. Pilipovic, 23, of Central Avenue, on a warrant for unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree, a misdemeanor. Pilipovic had previously been arrested in connection with the same March incident for allegedly providing alcohol to a minor under 17 years of age. Pilipovic was arraigned in the village of Ilion court, and is scheduled to re-appear in Ilion Court at a later date and time.

April 27, 2017

Herkimer

Little Falls man arrested on two warrants
On April 27, 2017, The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested John Deninno, 51, of Little Falls, on two Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrants in the matter of a support proceeding. Deninno was arraigned in family court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Deninno was also issued an appearance ticked for resisting arrest returnable to Little Falls City Court. Little Falls Police Department assisted with the arrest.


April 25, 2017

Rebecca Simonds

Herkimer

Woman charged after 4-year-old found wandering alone
On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at approximately 9:45 p.m., Herkimer police were called to a location on King Street for a report of a toddler on a back porch with a backpack. During the course of the investigation, police determined that the 4-year-old child had wandered from the 200 block of King Street. The child led officers back to his residence where they made contact with Rebecca Simonds, 33, who was responsible for the child. It was determined that the child had been missing for nearly an hour. Simonds was charged with endangering the welfare of a child, and was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Herkimer village court at a later date.

Alexus Dacosta

April 24, 2017

Herkimer

Herkimer College student charged with assault
On April 24, 2017, Herkimer police were informed of an incident that occurred involving Herkimer County Community College students, at Brookwood Apartments. The investigation was conducted by Campus Safety and the Herkimer Police Department. It was determined that Alexus Dacosta, 20, of St. Albans, had assaulted another female while off-campus. Dacosta was arrested and charged with third-degree assault. She was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

April 22, 2017

Ilion

Man charged following domestic dispute
On April 22, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Oliver Callaghan, 47, of John Street, Ilion, following a domestic dispute at 79 John Street. Callaghan was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and second-degree harassment. Callaghan was arraigned in town of Frankfort court and was released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

April 21, 2017

Herkimer

Mark Rosati

Man jailed on assault charge
On Friday, April 21, at approximately 2 a.m., Herkimer police were called to a residence on North Bellinger Street for a report of a female being injured during a domestic incident. During the course of their investigation, officers determined that Mark Rosati, 26, of that residence, had caused a laceration to the female’s head. Rosati was taken into custody and transported to the police station to be processed. He was charged with third-degree assault, arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

April 19, 2017

Mary Carol Aiello

Herkimer

Police respond to two reports of unattended children within three hours
On Wednesday, April 19, Herkimer police responded to two separate reports of unattended toddlers. First, at approximately 8:40 a.m., officers were called to the 600 block of North Main Street for a report of a toddler found wandering, in nothing more than a diaper. The child was safely recovered by a resident and turned over to police. The police investigation concluded that Mary Carol Aiello, 64, of North Main Street, was responsible for the child and that she failed to provide adequate supervision, resulting in the child wandering from the residence for approximately one hour. Aiello was charged with endangering the welfare of a child. She was released on an appearance ticket, returnable
to village court at a later date. The Herkimer County Department of Social Services assisted police in this case.

Derrick Preston


Following that incident, police
 were contacted at about 11 a.m. by a National Grid employee, who advised officers that an infant was sitting on second story, unscreened window sill. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that the child had been left unsupervised by Derrick Preston, 25, of Graham Street. Police charged Preston with endangering the welfare of a child and released him on an appearance ticket returnable to village court at a later date. The Herkimer County Department of Social Services assisted Herkimer police in this incident as well.

April 18, 2017

Steven Brown

Herkimer

Man jailed after allegedly assaulting cab driver
On Tuesday, April 18, at approximately 2 p.m., Herkimer Police were called to Mary Street by a Herkimer County Sheriff’s Deputy for a report of a fight. Herkimer police arrived and conducted the investigation. It was determined that Steven Brown, 53, of North Main Street, Herkimer, had assaulted a cab driver waiting for a fare. Brown allegedly approached the cab driver yelling obscenities and enticing a physical altercation. As the cab driver exited the vehicle, Brown struck him several times with the vehicle’s door, causing injury which required medical attention. Brown was taken into custody and transported to the police station for processing. He was charged with third-degree assault, second-degree harassment and disorderly conduct. Brown was arraigned and remanded to the

Austin Warney

Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Ilion

Utica man arrested on warrant
On April 18, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Austin J. Warney, 20, of Utica, on an arrest warrant issued by Ilion village court for criminal contempt in the second degree, a misdemeanor. Warney was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1,500 bond. New York State Police assisted the Ilion Police Department in locating Warney.

Kathleen Soja

April 17, 2017

Herkimer

Woman arrested for shopliting
Police arrested a woman Monday, April 17, after she allegedly took items from a village convenience store, police said. Officers responded to the store after store personnel called to report a woman taking merchandise without paying for it. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that Kathleen Soja, 63, had taken items without paying for same. She was charged with petit larceny and issued an appearance ticket,

Chandler Seelbach

returnable to village court at a later date

April 16, 2017

Ilion

Man jailed following domestic incident

Police arrested an Ilion man following an investigation into a domestic incident at 3:16 a.m., April 16. Officers charged Chandler Z. Seelbach, 21, with third-degree assault and criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation. Seelbach was

Robert E. Brown II

arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

Man arrested for DWAI
Police arrested an Ilion man April 16, 2017, at 2:23 a.m., following a traffic stop. Robert E. Brown II, 34, of Ilion, was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, operating a motor vehicle while using a portable electronic device and unlawful possession of marijuana. Brown was released to a third party on uniform traffic tickets and an appearance ticket.

April 15, 2017

Richard Mergenthaler

Herkimer

Herkimer man charged with DWAI-Drugs
Police arrested a Herkimer man Saturday, April 15, at about 2:40 p.m., after police observed him operating a vehicle with equipment violations and no current inspection. Officers stopped the vehicle and determined that the operator, Richard Mergenthaler, 24, of Dewey Avenue, was operating the vehicle while under the influence of drugs, as well as operating with a suspended license. Officers took Mergenthaler into custody and transported to the police station where he was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree along with other vehicle and traffic violations. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket.

April 13, 2017

Herkimer

Woman arrested after allegedly driving drunk with children in the car
On Thursday, April 13, at about 6 p.m., Herkimer police received a call from a local restaurant to report that an intoxicated female was operating a vehicle with two young children inside. Officers arrived and observed Carrie Reichenbach, 42, of Jordanville, operating her vehicle and attempting to leave the parking lot. Officers stopped her from leaving, and, during the course of their investigation, determined that Reichenbach was intoxicated and operating the vehicle with the children, ages 5 and 7, as passengers. When officers attempted to place her under arrest, Reichenbach resisted their efforts until being taken into custody. She was transported to the police station for processing and the children were turned over to a responsible adult. Police charged Reichenbach  with driving while intoxicated, two counts of aggravated driving while intoxicated (with child in the vehicle/Leandra’s Law), aggravated driving while intoxicated (with blood alcohol content greater than 0.18 percent), two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration in the second degree. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County

Angela Rios

Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $3,000 bond.

Woman allegedly threw item during fight, nearly hitting infant
On Thursday, April 13, at approximately 12:30 p.m., Herkimer police were called to a residence on North Prospect Street for a report of a possible domestic incident. During the course of the investigation, officers determined that while in a verbal dispute with another person, Angela Rios, 25, threw an item at the other person, nearly striking a 7-month-old child. Rios was charged with reckless endangerment in the second degree and endangering the welfare of a child. She was taken into custody and transported to the Police Station to be processed. Rios was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $500 bond.

Ilion

Man charged with theft, drug possession
On April 13, 2017, Ilion police arrested Ryan M. Donato, 24, of Grove Street, Ilion, on for four counts of petit larcen and one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Donato was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail, or $2,500 bond. Donato is scheduled to reappear in the village of Ilion court at a later date and time.

April 10, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested on welfare fraud charge
On April 10, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested David P. Comstock, 36, of Richfield Springs, on the charges of third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies. Comstock allegedly failed to provide the Herkimer County Department of Social Services an accurate accounting of his household income and allegedly received $5,668 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits between Feb. 1, 2015, and Dec. 31, 2016, which he was not entitled to receive. Comstock was arraigned in village of Herkimer court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

April 8, 2017

Luis Vega

Herkimer

Man charged with theft after dumping stolen goods
Police arrested a man Saturday following an investigation into a complaint made a week prior. On April 3, Herkimer police were alerted to a possible illegal dumping/littering complaint on North Main Street. During the course of the investigation, officers found that the items being dumped were from an unreported larceny. After conducting interviews and viewing video from the area, officers identified the suspect that had stolen the items. On April 8, police arrested Luis Vega, 35, of North Main Street in Herkimer, and charged him with petit larceny. He was processed and released on an appearance

Varnard Fields

ticket to appear in village court at a later date.

Man jailed for allegedly hitting woman
On Saturday, April 8, Herkimer police received a report that a woman had been struck by a man. During the course of the investigation, police determined that Varnard Fields, 54, of Protection Avenue in Herkimer, had struck a female during a domestic dispute, causing injury to her eye. Fields was taken into custody and charged with third-degree assault. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $3,000 bond.

April 5, 2017

Shea Fonda

Ilion

Woman arrested following incident at bar
On April 5, 2017, around 9 p.m., the Ilion Police Department arrested Shea M. Fonda, 25, of Ilion, following an investigation into an incident that occurred on April 2 at a local bar. Officers charged Fonda with second-degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. Fonda allegedly struck another person with a dangerous instrument causing physical injury. Fonda was arraigned in village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.

April 4, 2017

Herkimer

Woman arrested after trying to flee police

Antoinette Barretto

Herkimer police responded to a call from a local bank at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 4, 2017, for a report of a female trying to cash a check that was reported stolen. Inside the bank, officers encountered Antoinette Barretto, 37, of Herkimer. As officers conducted their investigation, Barretto ran from the bank. She was apprehended and taken into custody following a brief foot pursuit. Barretto was brought to the police station and charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree and obstruction of governmental administration in the second degree. Barretto was processed and arraigned in village court and subsequently remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 bond.

Herkimer man arrested, awaiting extradition, on charges from Florida
On Tuesday, April 4, at about 11 a.m., Herkimer police assisted Herkimer County Probation with an attempt to locate Justin Harris, 26, of North Washington Street in Herkimer, due to a warrant out of the state of Florida, where he has been charged with battery (the equivalent to an assault charge in New York State). Harris was located at his residence and taken into custody without incident. He was
charged as a fugitive from justice as was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond, to await extradition to Florida.

April 2, 2017

Brandon Thompson

Herkimer

Man arrested after allegedly shoplifting from Walmart
On Sunday, April 2, at approximately 2:30 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call from Walmart for a report of a male stealing merchandise from the store. Officers were advised by the store’s loss prevention personnel that the male, Brandon Thompson, 31, of Herkimer, had taken items from the store without paying for them. Thompson was indeed found to be in possession of numerous stolen products and was therefore taken into custody. Officers further discovered that Thompson had synthetic marijuana in his possession as well. Officers transported him to the police station and charged him with petit larceny and possession of a synthetic substance. Thompson was later released on an appearance ticket.

Herkimer man charged with DWI

Keenan Wood

Early Sunday morning, April 2, 2017, at approximately 3 a.m., Herkimer police officers observed a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on South Washington Street. Officers stopped the vehicle and determined the operator, Keenan Wood, 20, of Herkimer, to be intoxicated. Officers took Wood into custody and transported him to the police station, where he was charged with driving while intoxicated, speeding and failing to keep right. Wood was processed and released on an appearance ticket, returnable to village court at a later date.

March 31, 2017

Edward L. Howard, Sr.

Ilion

Utica man jailed on assault charge
On March 31, 2017, at about 1:49 a.m., Ilion police arrested Edward L. Howard, Sr., 31, of Utica, and charged him with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor. The arrest came after an investigation into allegations that Howard, Sr., struck a female in the face multiple times during a physical, domestic dispute, thereby causing the female injury. Howard, Sr., was arraigned in village of Ilion court and was sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail or $500 bond. He is scheduled to appear in Ilion court at a later date and time.

March 30, 2017

Herkimer

Police make 20 arrests in warrant sweep
The Herkimer Police Department conducted a “Spring Cleaning” warrant sweep this week, resulting in 20 arrests. The majority of arrests were based on bench warrants, primarily as a result of unpaid fines or failure to appear for court appointments. The department is planning additional sweeps throughout the next few months. Herkimer police were assisted by all Valley police agencies. Those arrested include:
– Timothy Ziegler, 47, of Herkimer, bench warrant, remanded on $250 cash bail/$1,000 bond
– John Eldred, 33, of Ilion, arrest warrant for criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree, remanded on $250 cash bail/$1,000 bond.
– Chandler Seelbach, 21, of St. Johnsville, arrest warrant for petit larceny and remanded on $100 cash bail/$200 bond
– Jamie Knapp, 50, of Herkimer, bench warrant, released on his own recognizance.
– Paul Darling, 27, of Herkimer, bench warrant, released on his own recognizance.
– David McClusky, 48, of Middleville, bench warrant, released on his own recognizance.
– Nicole Roy, 30, of Little Falls, bench warrant, released on her own recognizance.
– Clayton Brown, 51, of Ilion, bench warrant, released on his own recognizance after paying a fine.
– Demetsia Pritchard, 21, of Herkimer, bench warrant, released on her own recognizance.
– Shannon Shoerer, 34, of Ilion, bench warrant, remanded on $200 cash bail/$750 bond.
– Jesse Hall, 21, of Herkimer, arrest warrant for criminal contempt and harassment, released on his own recognizance.
– Albert Murray, 57, of Herkimer, bench warrant, released on his own recognizance.
– Michael Simmons, 52, of Little Falls, bench warrant, paid $500 fine.
– Jessica Robinson, 34, of Little Falls, bench warrant, paid $500 fine.
– Rebecca Kulikowski, 45, of Herkimer, bench warrant, released on her own recognizance.
– Janice Willett, 59, of Ilion, bench warrant, released on her own recognizance.
– Nicholas Green, 32, of Herkimer, arrest warrant for petit larceny, remanded on bail.
– Angela Rios, 25, of Herkimer, arrest warrant for endangering the welfare of a child and harassment, released on her own recognizance.
– Duane Nichols, 35, of Herkimer, arrest warrant for endangering the welfare of a child and menacing, released on his own recognizance.
– Carlos Rios, 21, of Herkimer, arrest warrant for endangering the welfare of a child, released on his

Lafayette Pilipovic

own recognizance.

Ilion

Man jailed on endangerment charges
An Ilion man ended up in jail March 30 following his arrest by Ilion police. Lafayette G. Pilipovic, 23, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child and unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree, both misdemeanors. Pilipovic was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,000 bond. He is scheduled to return to Ilion village court at a later date.

March 28, 2017

Savannah Stephens

Herkimer

Woman charged following alleged dedit card theft
Herkimer Police received a report of fraudulent charges to an individual’s debit card over the course of approximately one week. During their investigation, officers learned that the debit card was stolen and used at various locations in the village of Herkimer. On Tuesday, March 28, police arrested Savannah Stephens, 20, of Little Falls, and charged her with three counts of grand larceny in the fourth degree. Stephens was arraigned and immediately turned over to Herkimer County Probation for electronic monitoring.

Albert Yaghy

Yorkville man charged following March 21 incident
On Tuesday, March 21, 2017, Herkimer police received a report that an employee at a local service garage suffered injury while at work, during an incident with another employee. During the course of their investigation, officers learned that during an altercation, Albert Yaghy, 49, of Yorkville, threw items at another employee, causing injury to that employee. On Wednesday, March 28, Yaghy was charged with third-degree assault.

Dean Kent

Police released him with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man charged with endangering child, drug possession
On March 28, 2017, Ilion police arrested Dean J. Kent, Sr., 46, of West Clark Street, Ilion, charging him with  endangering the welfare of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana. Kent was arraigned before Ilion village Justice Stephen Canipe and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

March 27, 2017

Herkimer

Ilion man jailed on child support matter
On March 272017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Richard A. Brown, Sr., 30, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant in the matter of a child support proceeding. Brown was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility for a term of imprisonment.

Man arrested for stealing ATV and driving it drunk

James Poupore

On Monday, March 27 at about 6:30 p.m., Herkimer police received a report that a man was operating a Side-by-Side ATV on State Street. Officers located the individual, James Poupore, 53, of Verona Beach, operating the ATV. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that Poupore had stolen the ATV from a local ATV dealer, and that he was intoxicated while operating the ATV. Police took Poupore into custody and transported him to the station for processing. He was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, for having a blood alcohol content twice the legal limit, aggravated unlicensed operator in the first degree, third-degree grand larceny along with vehicle and traffic violations. Poupore was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.

March 25, 2017

Juanleiko Williams

Herkimer

Herkimer man allegedly assaulted woman
Herkimer police arrested a man following a Saturday, March 25 report that a woman had been assaulted and kept against her will. During their investigation, officers learned that Juanleiko Williams, 23, of North Caroline Street, Herkimer, damaged property belonging to the woman, assaulted her and kept her from leaving his residence to seek assistance. Williams was arrested and charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief, third-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment in the second-degree. He was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear at a later date.

Ilion man charged with DWI with child in car

Richard Mosher

On Saturday, March 25, Herkimer police were called to a local restaurant for a report of an intoxicated man driving with a young child in the vehicle. During the course of the investigation, officers determined that Richard Mosher, 39, of Ilion, had driven from Ilion to Herkimer with the child in the vehicle, while he was intoxicated. Mosher was taken into custody and brought to the police station, while the child was turned over to her mother. It was later learned that Mosher has a previous conviction for driving while intoxicated. He was charged with aggravated felony DWI under Leandra’s Law, aggravated felony DWI for having a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit, felony DWI, due to previous convictions, and endangering the welfare of a child. Mosher was processed and arraigned in village court and subsequently remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $4,000 bond.

Police called to two public disturbances over weekend
Herkimer police were called to two separate quality of life disturbances over the weekend. Both incidents involved individuals yelling obscenities and causing public disturbances.
On Friday, March 24, at about 2 p.m., officers were called to North Main Street for a man causing a scene and yelling obscenities in public. Officers arrested and charged Terrance Watson, 47, of Park Avenue, Herkimer, with disorderly conduct, and released him on an appearance ticket.
On Friday, March 25, around 4:45 p.m., police were called to an establishment on South Washington Street for an intoxicated man acting belligerent with staff and refusing to leave. Officers encountered Steven Brown, 53, of North Main Street, Herkimer, yelling at staff and creating a public disturbance.

Michael T. Weyant

He was arrested for disorderly conduct and release on an appearance ticket as well.

Ilion

19-year-old jailed on felony unlicensed operation charge
On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Michael T. Weyant, 19, of Ilion, on the charges of first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a felony, driving while ability impaired, failure to keep right and improper turn signal. Weyant was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,500 bond.

March 24, 2017

Britani Edwards

Herkimer

Woman charged with DWI, unlicensed operation
On Friday, March 24, at about 10:30 p.m., Herkimer police officers observed a vehicle disregard a traffic control device and subsequently stopped said vehicle. While speaking with the operator, Britani Edwards, 24, of Vernon, officers determined that she was intoxicated. It was also learned that Edwards’ license was suspended. Officers took Edwards into custody, transported her to the police station and charged her with driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operator in the third degree and failure to obey a traffic control device. She was later released on an appearance ticket.

March 23, 2017

Herkimer

Tyrell Lowe

Man arrested after allegedly threatening others a BB gun
On Thursday, March 23, at about 9 p.m., Herkimer police were called to a local drinking establishment for a report of a man with a gun threatening people. When they arrives, the man had left the establishment and officers interviewed several patrons and obtained a description of the suspect. While still on scene, officers were called to another establishment for a man matching the description given, with a handgun.
Officers located the man outside the second establishment and ordered him the ground. They located and secured the handgun, which turned out to be a BB-gun, appearing to be a firearm. During the course of the investigation, it was learned that the man in police custody, Tyrell Lowe, 25, of the Bronx, had threatened numerous patrons in both establishments.
Lowe was charged with six counts of second-degree menacing, one count of criminal nuisance and one count of criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree. He was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 bond.

Herkimer man arrested on family court warrants
On March 232017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Keith Reid, 29, of Herkimer, on two Herkimer County Family Court warrants in the matter of support proceedings. Reid was arraigned at Family Court and released to appear at a later date.

March 22, 2017

Herkimer

Albany man arrested on indictment warrant for burglary, contempt
On March 22, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Paul Mackey, 36, of Albany, on a Herkimer County Court Indictment Warrant for second-degree burglary, third-degree burglary, criminal contempt in the first degree, criminal contempt in the second degree and endangering the welfare of a child. Mackey was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

March 20, 2017

Herkimer

Ilion man arrested on Welfare fraud
On March 20, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Michael P. McCarthy, 50, of Ilion, charging him with welfare fraud in the fourth degree, grand larceny in the fourth degree and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, all class E felonies.
McCarthy failed to provide the Herkimer County Department of Social Services an accurate accounting of his household income. He allegedly received $1,597 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits between July 1, 2015, and Oct. 31, 2016, which he was not entitled to receive.
McCarthy was arraigned in the town of German Flatts court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000 cash bail or $8,000 bond.

March 18, 2017

Jacob Dixon

Ilion

Deerfield man charged with DWI
On March 18, 2017, at around 1:22 a.m., Ilion police arrested Jacob S. Dixon, 44, of Deerfield, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or more and failure to keep right. Dixon was later released to a third party and is due to appear in village of Ilion court at a later date.

March 17, 2017

Herkimer

Nicole Leon

Woman arrested following domestic incident
Herkimer police arrested a woman following a report of a possible domestic dispute at about 5:30 p.m. Friday, March 17. Officers responded to a residence on East Albany Street following the report, and during the course of their investigation, officers determined that Nicole Leon, 24, had struck a male in the face during the dispute, causing him injury. Leon was charged with third-degree assault, arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $750 bond.

Henri Washington

Herkimer man arrested following fight in the street
On Friday, March 17, at 6:45 p.m., Herkimer police responded to a call in the area of Sam’s Deli on North Main Street following a report of  two men fighting. Officers located the two men and separated
them. During the investigation, it was learned that Henri Washington, 37, of North Main Street, Herkimer, had argued with another man and then attacked him, knocking him to the ground and repeatedly striking and kicking the victim, causing injury. Officers arrested Washington and transported him to the police station where they charged him with third-degree assault. Washington was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

March 13, 2017

Herkimer

Zulia Rodriguez

Pharmacist allegedly stole medications
On Monday, March 13, Herkimer police responded to the Herkimer Rite Aid after report of an employee stealing medication. Officers worked with the store’s loss prevention, who alleged that on March 5, Zulia Rodriguez, 38, of St. Johnsville, had stolen medication from the pharmacy, where she is employed as a pharmacist. Rodriguez was charged with petit larceny and was later released on an appearance ticket.

March 11, 2017

Herkimer

Woman charged for making false claims of assault
On Saturday, March 11, Herkimer police and Herkimer Fire responded to 260 N. Main St. after report of a possible assault. Upon arrival, officers were advised by

Alecia Soli

the occupant, Alecia Soli, 38, that she had been violently beaten by another individual in the residence. During the course of the investigation, officers determined that Soli had made up the story and no assault had taken place. Police charged Soli with falsely reporting an incident in the third degree. She was processed and released on an appearance ticket.

March 9, 2017

Jason Waters

Ilion

Rome man arrested following traffic stop
On Thursday, March 9, 2017, Ilion police arrested Jason M. Waters, 31, of Rome, on the charges of driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or greater, failure to keep right, failure to signal and driving on the shoulder of the roadway. Waters was released on traffic tickets and is scheduled to appear in Ilion village court at a later date.

March 8, 2017

Herkimer

Amanda Richards

Woman arrested on DWAI charge
On Wednesday, March 8, at approximately 4 p.m., Herkimer police officers observed a vehicle on
North Washington Street being operated erratically. Officers stopped the vehicle on East German Street and determined that the operator, Amanda Richards, 34, of North Caroline Street, Herkimer, was operating the vehicle while under the influence of drugs. Police took Richards into custody and 

transported her to the Herkimer Police Station for processing. She was charged with vehicle and traffic violations and driving while ability impaired by drugs. Richards was later released on an appearance ticket.

Tania Skermont

Woman jailed following drug-influenced traffic accident
A Utica woman was arrested and subsequently jailed following a property damage vehicle accident Wednesday, March 8. At approximately 8 p.m., Herkimer police were called to the area of Mohawk Street and South Bellinger Street for a report of a motor vehicle accident. Officers found a heavily damaged vehicle on Mohawk Street with a female operator. There was damage to three National Grid utility poles as well as a fence to a local business.
During the course of the investigation, it was determined that Tania Skermont, 40, of Conkling Avenue, Utica, was travelling eastbound on Mohawk Street at an unreasonable speed. She crossed the center of the roadway, into the westbound lane, jumped the curb, drove onto the sidewalk, struck and sheared one utility pole, damaged a fence and continued on to strike two additional utility poles before coming to rest. Upon further examination, Skermont was found to be operating the vehicle while impaired by drugs, and was in possession of heroin. The Herkimer Fire Department and National Grid assisted at the scene.
Skermont was charged with speed not reasonable and prudent, failure to keep right, driving while ability impaired by drugs and two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $2,000 bond.

March 7, 2017

Karen Clements

Herkimer

Mohawk woman charged with welfare fraud
On March 7, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Karen L. Clements, 58, of Mohawk, charging her with fourth-degree welfare fraud and fourth-degree grand larceny, both class E felonies.
Clements allegedly received $2,752 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between Sept. 1, 2015, and Nov. 30, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. Clements was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the town of Herkimer court.

March 6, 2017

Herkimer

Man jailed in support matter
On March 62017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Marc Galeotti, 47, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Galeotti was arraigned at family court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

Two men arrested for stealing from cars throughout village
Between the evening of Sunday, March 5, and morning of Monday, March 6, the Herkimer Police Department received several complaints of larcenies from vehicles. Initially, officers searched the areas of the reports, but were unable to locate the suspects. Throughout the morning, there were other incidents of two males attempting to enter parked vehicles around the village. Officers located
two males fitting the description provided by witnesses and interviewed them. It was determined that the two were in fact the individuals committing the larcenies.
Officers charged Mark Stafford, 21, of Vosburg Street, Ilion, with petit larceny. Tylor Waufle, 22, of Flint Avenue, Little Falls, was charged with two counts of criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree. A portion of the stolen property was recovered. Both are due back in Village Court at a later date.

Destin Wood

Man arrested for “egging” house
Herkimer police arrested Destin Wood, 20, of Dewey Avenue, Herkimer, on March 6, after he allegedly “egged” a village residence. Police were called to a residence on Dewey Ave for a report that someone had thrown several eggs at their home. During the course of the investigation, Officers
determined Wood had done the “egging” in retaliation to an earlier incident. Wood was taken to the police department and charged with third-degree criminal tampering. He was later released on an appearance ticket.

March 5, 2017

Zachary Moffatt

Herkimer

Man charged following domestic incident
On Sunday, March 5, Herkimer police received a report of a possible domestic violence incident that took place in the village earlier that morning. At the conclusion of the investigation, officers charged Zachary Moffatt, 24, of North Washington Street, Herkimer, with criminal obstruction of breathing for allegedly choking another person. Moffatt was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear at another date.

March 3, 2017

Herkimer

Hannaford employee accused of stealing cash
On March 3, members of Hannaford Supermarket management contacted Herkimer police officers to

Susan Guyer

report that an employee had been suspected of stealing cash from the store over a period of time. Officers worked with members of Hannaford’s management, who had conducted an internal investigation, to verify the time period as well as the total loss suffered by Hannaford. It was determined that Susuan Guyer, 57, of West North Street, Ilion, had stolen in excess of $3,000 between November of 2016 to present. Guyer was taken into custody at the store, transported to the Herkimer Police Department and charged with grand larceny in the third degree, falsifying business records in the first degree and scheme to defraud in the second degree. Guyer was held for arraignment and was subsequently remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. 

March 1, 2017

Brandon Frantz

Herkimer

Herkimer man arrested for stealing from parked car
A Herkimer man was charged following a report of theft from a parked car March 1, police said. Herkimer Police received a report of stolen property from a parked vehicle on Marginal Road. The
victim had conducted a preliminary investigation prior to reporting, which led officers to a suspect. During the course of their investigation, police determined the identity of the suspect as Brandon Frantz, 29, of North Main Street. Officers located Frantz, interviewed him and then charged him
with petit larceny. He was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable. 

February 28, 2017

Ilion

Man allegedly subjected a child to “physical contact”
The Ilion police department arrested Joseph Lawrence, 45, of West Street, Feb. 28, on an arrest warrant. The warrant was for endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. The charges stem from a complaint that Lawrence allegedly subjected a child younger than  17 years of age to physical contact. Lawrence was arraigned in Ilion village court and was released on his own recognizance. Ilion police were assisted in their investigation by Herkimer County Child Protective Services.

February 26, 2017

Shaina Hidalgo

Herkimer

Woman charged after alleged physical assault
On Sunday, Feb. 26, at approximately 8:45 a.m., Herkimer police responded to the 100 block of Park Avenue for a report of a physical altercation. As officers arrived, they located the victim who had visible injuries. During the course of the investigation, after several interviews, police determined that Shaina Hidalgo, 29, of Bellinger Avenue, Herkimer, had approached and confronted the 55-year-old
female victim. Hidalgo attacked the victim, striking her numerous times and knocking her to the ground, causing injury. The attack was carried out in the presence of a 12-year-old child.
Officers arrested Hidalgo and charged her with third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. She was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance.

February 23, 2017

Herkimer

Teen arrested for shoplifting
Herkimer police arrested Nirvani Prasad, 18, of the Bronx, Feb. 23, on the charge of petit larceny. Prasad allegedly stole merchandise from the Herkimer Wal-Mart and was found to be in possession of “numerous” items when detained by the store’s loss prevention personnel, police said. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Man arrested under Leandra’s Law
Police arrested a Little Falls man under Leandra’s Law after a complaint that he left a child in a vehicle unattended while shopping in a store, police said. Officers responded to the EFK Plaza after a caller reported the incident. Officers located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop.
Jonathan Rohacek, 30, of Arthur Street, was arrested and charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, endangering the welfare of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was issued appearance tickets and released.

February 22, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested following domestic incident
Police arrested a Newport man following an investigation into an alleged domestic incident Feb. 22, Herkimer police said. Andrew Hall, 24, of Comstock Road, was charged with second-degree harassment and unlawful imprisonment. Hall allegedly physically harassed a female and held her against her will. He was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail, $1,000 bond.

February 21, 2017

Crystal Preston

Herkimer

Ilion woman arrested for welfare fraud
On Feb. 21, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Crystal Preston, 29, of Ilion. Preston was charged with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, welfare fraud in the fourth degree and grand larceny in the fourth degree, all class E felonies, along with fifth-degree welfare fraud and petit larceny, both class A misdemeanors.
Preston allegedly failed to provide the Herkimer County Department of Social Services with an accurate accounting of her household income and allegedly received $1,511 in Temporary Assistance Benefits and $898 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between Oct. 1, 2016, and Jan. 312017, in which she was not entitled to receive.
Preston was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Herkimer Court.

Woman accused of shoplifting
Police arrested a Syracuse woman after she allegedly stole merchandise from the Herkimer Wal-Mart Feb. 21, Herkimer police said. Officers arrested Jayderra Wilhite, 19. Wilhite was later released on an appearance ticket.

Two arrested following incident on William Street
Police arrested two people following an incident on William Street Feb. 21. Charles Case III, 20, of State Route 168, was charged with obstructing governmental administration in the second degree, second-degree harassment and resisting arrest. Case was allegedly intoxicated at the time of his arrest and tried to prevent officers from interviewing another person in their investigation. Case then allegedly pushed an officer and was arrested after a struggle with police. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.
Also arrested in the incident was Jennifer Shoemaker, 37, of William Street. Shoemaker was charged with unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree because she allegedly provided alcohol to a 20-year-old at her residence. Shoemaker was released on an appearance ticket.

Man charged with theft
Herkimer police arrested Jeffrey Ritter, 20, of South Washington Street, Herkimer, Feb 21, and charged him with petit larceny. Ritter allegedly stole merchandise from the Herkimer Wal-Mart. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

February 20, 2017

Ilion

William Buchanan II

Police execute arrest warrant for assault
On Monday, Feb., 20, 2017, the Ilion Police Department executed an arrest warrant for William Buchanan II, 39, of Frankfort. The arrest warrant was for a charge of assault in the third degree, because Buchanan allegedly caused physical injury to another during a physical dispute. Buchanan was arraigned in Ilion village court and was committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $6,000 bond. The village of Frankfort police department assisted with the arrest.

February 17, 2017

Herkimer

Woman jailed on family court support matter

Cherie Cool

On Feb. 17, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Cherie Cool, 43, of Fultonville, on three separate Herkimer County Family Court warrants in the matter of support proceedings. Cool was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility to serve a sentence of incarceration. Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the arrest.

Travis D. Edick

Ilion

Man jailed on criminal mischief charge
Ilion police arrested a Richfield Springs man Feb. 17. Officers charged Travis D. Edick, 24, of Smith Road, with third-degree criminal mischief, a class E felony. Edick was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

February 16, 2017

Ilion

Teen arrested on drug charges
On Thursday, Feb. 16, Ilion police arrested a 16-year-old male

Justin Furry

and charged him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and criminal possession of a hypodermic needle. The teen was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Man arrested following domestic incident involving pre-schoolers
Ilion police arrested Justin Furry, 25, of East North Street, Ilion, Feb. 16, on the charges of criminal contempt in the first degree, a felony, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. The charges stem from an alleged physical domestic incident involving Furry and two children, ages 3 and 2. Furry was arraigned in the Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

February 15, 2017

Herkimer

Joseph Rounds

Man arrested on family court warrant
On Feb. 15, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s office arrested Joseph Rounds, 34, of Little Falls, on a Montgomery County Family Court warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Rounds was arraigned at Herkimer County Family Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail pending transfer of custody to Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office. Little Falls Police assisted in the apprehension of Rounds.

Holly Jones

Herkimer woman arrested in support matter
Herkimer County sheriffs arrested Holly Jones, 38, of Herkimer, Feb. 15, on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Jones was arraigned by Judge John Brennan at Herkimer County Family Court and released to appear at a later date.

Frankfort man arrested on warrant
On Feb. 15, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s office arrested George Johnston, 36, of Frankfort, on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Johnston was arraigned at Herkimer County Family Court by Judge John Brennan, and released to appear at a later date.

Bryaneric Greene

Ilion

Man arrested following vehicle accident
Ilion police arrested a Herkimer man following a vehicle accident Feb. 15. Bryaneric Greene, 21, of Williams Street, was allegedly driving a vehicle that struck a utility pole. He then left the scene. Police located Greene and charged him with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving on the shoulder of a roadway and leaving the scene of a personal injury accident. Greene was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000

Benjamin Anthony

cash bail.

Ilion man charged following domestic dispute
On Feb. 15, 2017, Ilion police arrested Benjamin Anthony, 26, of Grove Street, Ilion, for third-degree assault, criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and fourth-degree criminal mischief. The charges stem from a physical domestic dispute that Anthony was allegedly involved in. Anthony was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

February 14, 2017

Herkimer

Herkimer woman arrested on family court matter
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Genny L. Hawkins, 26, of Maple Grove Avenue,

Herkimer, Feb. 14, on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant. She was transported to family court and arraigned before being released on her own recognizance.

Michael Raux

Herkimer man charged for allowing child to walk to store alone
A Herkimer man was arrested after he allegedly allowed a young child to walk to the store alone Feb. 14, Herkimer police said. Officers charged Michael Raux, 23, with endangering the welfare of a child. At about 5 p.m. Tuesday, a passerby notified Herkimer police that a young child was walking alone in the area of Eastern Avenue. Officers then located the 6-year-old female and, following investigation, found that she had been allowed to walk to the store by Raux, who was babysitting her. Raux was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Village of Herkimer Court.

Ilion

Teen arrested for drug possession
On Feb. 14, 2017, Ilion police arrested a 16-year-old male for unlawful possession of marijuana. The male was released on an appearance ticket.

Motel resident arrested on warrant
On Feb. 14, Ilion police arrested Michael J. Mroz, 33, of the Glenridge Motel, Herkimer, on an active

Joseph Holleran

arrest warrant for unlawful possession of marijuana. Mroz was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.

February 13, 2017

Herkimer

Mohawk man jailed on support matter
Herkimer County Sheriffs arrested Joseph Holleran, 38, of Mohawk, on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Holleran was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility for a term of incarceration.

Pricilla L. Padron

Ilion

Herkimer woman charged with theft
Police arrested a Herkimer woman Monday, Feb. 13, on the charge of petit larceny. Pricilla L. Padron, 34, of Main Street, Herkimer, was arraigned and paid $100 cash bail. She was released to appear in court at a later date.

February 11, 2017

Jacklyn Whitney

Ilion

Woman arrested on warrant
On Feb. 11, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Jacklyn Whitney, 26, of Mohawk Street in Herkimer, on an arrest warrant for theft of services, a misdemeanor. Whitney was released from custody on an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in Ilion Court at a later date.

February 9, 2017

Battista M. Guarnieri III

Ilion

Man arrested for violating order of protection
Ilion police arrested an Ilion man Feb. 9, after he allegedly violated a court mandated order of protection. Battista M. Guarnieri III, 32, of Second Street, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Guarnieri was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Woman arrested on warrant

Trina Squires

On Feb. 9, 2017, Ilion police arrested Trina Squires, 37, of West Main Street, Ilion, on an arrest warrant for criminal contempt in the second degree. The arrest stems from a complaint that Squires allegedly violated a duly served temporary order of protection. Squires was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was released on her own recognizance.

February 8, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested following traffic stop
Herkimer police arrested a Selkirk man following a traffic stop, police said. Officers pulled over a vehicle driven by Tyler M. Hunt, 34, after he allegedly failed to stop at a stop sign and did not signal his turn. Hunt was additionally charged with driving an unregistered vehicle and driving while ability impaired by drugs. Hunt was later released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

February 7, 2017

Eric J. Reid

Herkimer

Man charged with sex abuse
State police announced the arrest of Eric J. Reid, 31, of North Main Street, Herkimer, Feb. 7. Reid was charged with three counts of first-degree sexual abuse, a class D felony, following an indictment by the Herkimer County Grand Jury, state police said. Reid is alleged to have had sexual contact with a female younger than 13-years-old. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $50,000 cash bail or $100,000 bond.

William Bellstedt

Ilion

Herkimer man arrested on warrant
On Feb. 7, 2017, Ilion police arrested William Bellstedt, 36, of William Street, Herkimer, on an arrest warrant for criminal mischief in the second degree, a felony. Bellstedt was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was remanded to the custody of the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

February 3, 2017

Ilion

Ilion man jailed following arrest
On Feb. 3, 2017, the Ilion Police Department arrested Michael Berry, 29, of Beebe Road in Ilion, for the charges of aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, a misdemeanor, and driving with no headlights, a violation. Berry was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

February 2, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested following domestic disturbance
Police arrested a Herkimer man following an investigation into a domestic disturbance on Feb. 2, police said. Aaron Brown, 25, of North Main Street, was charged with third-degree assault and possession of a synthetic substance. Brown allegedly assault a female at his residence during the domestic disturbance. Police located him a short time later on North Main Street, where he was arrested. Brown was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Man charged with animal cruelty
A Herkimer man was arrested and charged with animal cruelty Feb. 2, police said. Officers arrested Terrance Watson, 47, of North Main Street, after he allegedly kicked a small dog in the head while outside on the corner of North Main and Green streets. Watson was issued an appearance ticket and released. Officers secured the dog and turned it over the the village’s animal control officer.

Ilion

Man jailed on vehicle and traffic charges
On Feb. 2, 2017, Ilion police arrested Joshua Hight, 28, of Otsego Street, Ilion, for multiple vehicle

Michael Leclair

and traffic violations. He was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in the second-degree, operating a motor vehicle without an ignition interlock device and failure to yield to traffic. Hight was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $600 cash bail.

Ilion man charged with assault, menacing
Ilion police arrested Michael Leclair, 27, of Rand Street, Ilion, Feb. 2, charging him with assault in the second degree, a felony, second-degree menacing and endangering the welfare of a child. Leclair was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

January 31, 2017

Michael Ainslie

Herkimer

Man arrested for probation violation
On Jan. 31, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Ainslie, 25, of Middleville, on a Herkimer County court violation of probation warrant for a felony driving while intoxicated charge. Ainslie was arraigned at county court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

January 30, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested on prison contraband charge
On Jan. 30, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jesse Palmer, 26, of Little Falls, for

Jesse Palmer

criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a class A misdemeanor, and promoting prison contraband in the first degree, a class D felony. The charges stem from an incident which occurred while Palmer was at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility. Palmer was arraigned at German Flatts town court, and remanded back to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

January 29, 2017

Kayleigh Jasewicz

Ilion

Woman accused of stealing from salon

Ilion police arrested a Mohawk woman Jan. 29, on a warrant. Officers charged Kayleigh Jasewicz, 30, of West Center Street, Mohawk, with petit larceny. The charge stems from an incident during which Jasewicz allegedly took property from a beauty salon without paying for it. Jasewicz was arraigned in village court and was released on her own recognizance.

January 27, 2017

Ilion

Man charged with harassment
On Jan. 27, 2017, Ilion police arrested Heath A. Tibbits, of Bellinger Street, Herkimer. Tibbits answered to a criminal summons for second-degree harassment. He was released on his own recognizance.

Teen arrested for harassment
Ilion police arrested a Little Falls teen on Jan. 27, following a Jan. 9 incident at Pathways Academy on East North Street in Ilion. Jason J. Fox, 18, was charged with two counts of harassment in the second degree. The teen allegedly spit on two teachers during an altercation at the school. He was arraigned in Ilion village court and released on his own recognizance.

January 24, 2017

Ilion

Woman accused of giving alcohol to minors

Hannah Ackler

On Jan. 24, 2017, at about 8:48 p.m., Ilion Police executed an arrest warrant on Hannah Ackler, 66, of East Main Street, Ilion. Ackler was charged with three counts of unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree (misdemeanors). The arrest warrant stems from an investigation into a report that Ackler allegedly

Lori Coffin

provided alcohol for three underage individuals at her residence. Ackler was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and was released on her own recognizance to return to court at a later date and time.

January 23, 2017

Ilion

Woman accused of animal abuse
On Jan. 23, 2017, Ilion Police arrested Lori A. Coffin, 52, of West North Street, Ilion, for violating New York State Agricultural and Markets Law relating to cruelty to animals. Following an investigation into a complaint of alleged animal abuse, police charged Coffin was with failure to provide proper sustenance (a misdemeanor). Coffin was released on an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in Ilion village court at a later date and time.

January 20, 2017

Andrew J. Stock

Ilion

Two LF men arrested on drug possession charges
On Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, the Ilion Police Department conducted an investigation into suspicious activity that resulted in the following arrests:
Andrew J. Stock, 28, of Little Falls, was charged with criminal

Jesse A. Palmer

possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree. Stock was committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.
Jesse A. Palmer, 26, of Little Falls, was charged with four counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and three counts of criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument. Palmer was committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Keith Reid

Both are scheduled to appear back in the village of Ilion court on a later date.

January 19, 2017

Herkimer

Herimer man arrested on warrant
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Keith Reid, 29, of Herkimer, on Jan. 19, on a Herkimer village court, violation of probation warrant for petit larceny, a class A misdemeanor. Reid was arraigned in village court and released to appear at a later date.

Dolgeville man arrested on warrant

David Jenison

On Jan. 19, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested David Jenison, 35, of Dolgeville, on a Little Falls city court violation of probation warrant for second-degree criminal contempt, a class A misdemeanor. Jenison was arraigned at city court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

Ilion

Man arrested for driving drunk
On Jan. 19, 2017, Ilion police arrested Cole J. Crim, 24, of Mohawk, on the charges of driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to stop at a stop sign

Cole J. Crim

and uninspected motor vehicle. Crim was  released to a third party and is scheduled to appear in Ilion village court at a later date.

January 18, 2017

David Cool, Jr.

Herkimer

Man jailed after warrant arrest
On Jan. 18, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriffs Office arrested David Cool Jr., 38, of Little Falls, on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Little Falls city court for criminal contempt in the second degree, a misdemeanor. Cool was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

January 17, 2017

Herkimer

Woman allegedly beat up pregnant woman
A Herkimer woman is facing charges after authorities say she beat up a pregnant woman at a North Main Street address Monday night. Alicia L. Bellinger, 26, was arrested and charged with assault after

Alicia L. Bellinger

she allegedly got into an argument that turned physical with a woman who is pregnant, police said. Bellinger reportedly hit and kicked the pregnant woman to the point that the victim needed medical attention. Police did not release the extent of the victim’s injuries. Bellinger was released on an appearance ticket.

Little Falls man arrested in support matter
On Jan. 17, 2017, The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Lemche, 32, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County family court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Lemche was arraigned in family court, and released to appear at a later date.

Ilion

Man charged with imprisonment, harassment
On Jan. 17, 2017, Ilion police arrested Kurt E. Zysk, 55, of Central Avenue, Ilion, on the charges of second-degree unlawful imprisonment and second-degree harassment. Zysk was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Patricia M. Williams
Patricia M. Williams

January 16, 2017

Ilion

Utica woman arrested on DWI, drug charges
On Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, Ilion police arrested Patricia M. Williams, 51, of Concord Drive, Utica, on multiple charges following a traffic stop. Williams was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, unlawful possession of marijuana, driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, refusing a pre-screen device, aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree, improper signal, cracked windshield and failure to keep right. Williams was arraigned and committed to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $3000 bond. She is scheduled to appear back in the village of Ilion court on a later date.

January 14, 2017

Wayne Stafford
Wayne Stafford

Ilion

Man allegedly gave alcohol to minors
Police arrested an Ilion man for allegedly providing alcohol to three minors, police said. Wayne Stafford, 23, of Vosburg Street, was arrested on a warrant Jan. 14, and charged with three counts of unlawfully dealing with a child in the first degree. Stafford allegedly purchased alcohol for two 16-year-olds and one 20-year-old. Stafford was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

January 13, 2017

Ilion

Man arrested on drug and traffic charges
Police arrested Edgar B. DeJesus II, 23, of East Clark Street, Ilion, Jan. 13, and charged him with no/inadequate headlights, uninspected motor vehicle, aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. DeJesus was arraigned in Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

January 11, 2017

Frankfort

Teen arrested for making bomb threat
Frankfort police announced Wednesday their arrest of a 13-year-old, following an investigation into a bomb threat made earlier this week, said Frankfort Village Police Chief Ron Petrie in a news release. The juvenile was charged with one count of falsely reporting an incident in the first degree, a class D felony. The juvenile was referred to Herkimer County Probation Department, Petrie said. No additional details or comments will be made concerning the matter due to the suspect’s age.

Students at Frankfort-Schuyler Middle and High schools were released from classes at 12:05 p.m. Monday, after officials received word of a bomb threat. Village and state police investigated the report. State police cleared the building later in the day and sports games and practices resumed as scheduled.

In the press release, Petrie thanked the “school administration, staff, students and parents for their assistance, their concerns and their understanding while this was being conducted.” Petrie also thanked state police, especially the K9 division, for “their quick response to the school to help ensure

Frank E. Bommarito, Jr.
Frank E. Bommarito, Jr.

the safety of the students and staff.”

Ilion

Man charged with DWI
Police arrested a New Hartford man Wednesday, Jan. 11, following a traffic stop in the village. Frank E. Bommarito, Jr., 31, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to stop at a stop sign and insufficient turn signal. Bommarito was issued traffic tickets and released to a third party.

January 10, 2017

Herkimer

Ilion man charged with possession
Police arrested David W. Loomis, Jr., 27, of Ilion, Jan. 10, charging him with possession of a synthetic substance, police said. The arrest came after an officer allegedly observed Loomis smoking from a

Leslie A. Davis
Leslie A. Davis

multi-colored pipe inside a vehicle in public view. Upon investigation, Loomis was allegedly found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Ilion

Woman charged following domestic dispute
On Jan. 10, 2017, Ilion police arrested Leslie A. Davis, 34, of Steuben Street, Utica, on two counts of endangering the

Samuel G. Dillman

welfare of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana. The arrest came following an investigation into a report of a physical domestic dispute in which Davis was allegedly involved, along with other family members. Davis was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Herkimer man arrested following traffic stop
On Jan. 10, 2017, at 12:04 a.m., Ilion Police conducted a traffic stop which led to the arrest of Samuel G. Dillman, 27, of Herkimer. Dillman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, unlawful possession of marijuana and no brake lamp. Dillman was issued appearance tickets and released to a third party. He is due to appear in Ilion village court at a later date and time.

Jamie Bowee

January 9, 2017

Herkimer

Man arrested on probation violation
On Jan. 9, 2017, Jamie Bowee, 48, of Plainfield, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriffs on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Frankfort town court for criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a class A misdemeanor. Bowee was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. The Otsego County Sheriff’s Office assisted with the arrest.

Ailee Johnston

Woman arrested on warrant
On Jan. 9, 2017, Aliee Johnston, 25, of Herkimer, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriffs on a

violation of probation warrant issued out of Ilion village court for criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, a class A Misdemeanor. Johnston was arraigned at German Flatts town court, and was released to probation for electronic monitoring.

Christopher Pattison
Christopher Pattison

January 8, 2017

Ilion

Man charged with DWI
Police arrested an Ilion man Jan. 8, following a traffic stop at about 8:15 p.m. Officers charged Christopher G. Pattison, 63, with driving while intoxicated, failing to signal a turn and refusal to submit to a roadside screening device. Pattison was arraigned in the village court and remanded to Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash or $1,500 bond.

January 7, 2017

Ilion

Man arrested following traffic stop

Ronald Serviss
Ronald Serviss

On Jan. 7, 2017, at about 12:36 a.m., Ilion Police arrested Ronald M. Serviss, Jr., 23, of Frankfort, on the charges of aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, failure to stop at a stop sign, failure to yield the right of way at a stop sign, driver’s view obstructed, obstructed license plate, expired inspection certificate and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. Serviss was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash or $5,000 bond. 

January 5, 2017

Steven Jowett
Steven Jowett

Herkimer

Ilion man arrested on warrant
On Jan. 5, 2017, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Steven Jowett, Jr., 33, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County court violation of probation warrant for aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, a class E Felony. Jowett was arraigned at county court, and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

Man arrest in support matter
Herkimer County sheriffs arrested a Herkimer man Jan. 5, in a support matter. Heath Bailey, 43, was arrested on two separate Herkimer County Family Court warrants in the matter of child support proceedings. Bailey was arraigned and released to appear at a later date.

January 4, 2017

Ilion

Jordanville teen arrested
On Jan, 4, 2017, at about 3:16 p.m., Ilion Police arrested an 18-year-old female from Jordanville, on the charge of criminal tampering in the third degree. The teen was arrested after she allegedly tampered with property of another with no right, nor any reasonable belief that she had such right to do so. The female was issued an appearance ticket and released. Her identity is not being released due to her age.

Ravine Milliner
Ravine Milliner

January 3, 2017

Ilion

Woman arrested on assault, trespass warrant
Police arrested Ravine S. Milliner, 20, of Bronx, Jan. 3, on an arrest warrant issued by Ilion village court on the charges of third-degree assault and criminal trespass in the second degree. Milliner was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

January 2, 2017

Clayton Brown
Clayton Brown

Ilion

Ilion man allegedly threatened female victim
On Jan. 2, 2017, Ilion Police arrested Clayton J. Brown, 51, of Ilion, on the charges of second-degree menacing, third-degree menacing and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree. Brown allegedly threathened to strike a female victim while displaying a dangerous instrument during a domestic dispute. Brown was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail or $3,000 bond.

January 1, 2017

Ilion

Man arrested following domestic incident
Police arrested an Ilion man Jan. 1, 2017, following two separate domestic incidents. At about 10:53

Barry Watson
Barry Watson

p.m., officers charged Barry Watson, 47, of East Clark Street, with third-degree assault, two counts of criminal mischief in the fourth degree, criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment. Watson allegedly destroyed another person’s property, tried to choke someone around the neck and intentionally caused physical injury during the disputes. Watson was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

December 31, 2016

Douglas Jerod
Douglas Jerold

Ilion

Ilion man charged with DWI
On Dec. 31, 2016, the Ilion Police Department arrested Douglas J. Jerold, 59, of Cottage Street, Ilion, and charged him with driving while intoxicated and driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, along with another vehicle and traffic offense. Jerold was released to a third party and is scheduled to appear in Ilion village court on a later date.

December 28, 2016

Ilion

Utica man accused of stealing from local business
Police arrested a Utica man based on a complaint that he stole property from a local business. On Dec. 28, 2016, 19-year-old Joshua S. DeJesus was charged with two counts of petit larceny. He was issued appearance tickets for a later court date.

December 27, 2016

Adam Andrilla
Adam Andrilla

Herkimer

Man arrested for probation violation
On Dec. 27, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Adam Andrilla, 25, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County Court violation of probation warrant for second-degree assault, a class D Felony. Andrilla is being held at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility pending arraignment. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

Ilion

Two men arrested following domestic incident

Robert Garner
Robert Garner

On Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, the Ilion Police Department responded to a domestic incident on West Street in the village and arrested two men as a result. Officers arrested Isaac L. Garner, 26, of Springfield, Mass., on four counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Garner was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance. Officers also arrested Robert L. Garne, 24, of Ilion, on four counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Garner was released on appearance tickets and is scheduled to appear in Ilion village court at a later date.

December 25, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on child support matter

Todd Harper
Todd Harper

On Dec. 25, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Todd J. Harper, 23, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of a child support proceeding. Harper was arraigned, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Dolgeville Police assisted in the apprehension of Harper.

December 23, 2016

Ilion

18-year-old allegedly assaulted person with baseball bat
Police arrested an 18-year-old Ilion man at about 3:20 p.m. Friday, charging him with second-degree assault. The teen allegedly assaulted another person using a baseball bat during an altercation. The 18-year-old, whose name has not been released due to his age, was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance.

Patrick Donnelly
Patrick Donnelly

Man arrested for DWI following accident
On Dec. 23, 2016, at 9:15 p.m., the Ilion Police Department responded to the scene of a personal injury automobile accident. During the investigation, Ilion Police arrested Patrick H. Donnelly, 52, of Ilion, for  driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right and driving on the shoulder. Donnelly was issued uniform traffic tickets and released to a third party. Additional charges could follow pending further investigation. Donnelly is to appear in the Village of Ilion Court at a later date and time.

December 22, 2016

Ilion

Woman receives additional charge while appearing in court
An Ilion woman received an additional charge while appearing in court for a previous arrest and charge. On Dec. 22, while appearing in village court, Michele L. Louis, 41, of North Fourth Avenue, was charged with second-degree harassment in regards to the same incident that led to her initial arrest on Dec. 14. On Dec. 14, Louis had been arrested and charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief.

December 21, 2016

Herkimer

Chad Wellington
Chad Wellington

Man wanted on drug charges arrested
On Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, the Herkimer Police Department arrested 33-year-old Herkimer resident, Chad Wellington on drug charges after putting a call out to the public on Dec. 20 that Wellington was a wanted man.
Wellington was charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree, one count of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the second degree, one count of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree and one count criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fourth degree. Wellington was arraigned in Herkimer County Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100,000 cash bail or $200,000 bond.
The arrest stems from an investigation by the DEA into separate cases involving the sale of narcotics which resulted in an indictment for the suspect. The Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office also assisted in these matters.

December 20, 2016

Herkimer

Ilion man arrested on warrant for burglary

Joshua Klein
Joshua Klein

On Dec. 20, 2016, Joshua Klein, 30, of Ilion, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Court bench warrant for petit larceny, an A misdemeanor, and third-degree burglary, a D Felony. Klein was arraigned and remanded back to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail, where he was incarcerated on other matters.

Michael Chapple
Michael Chapple

Frankfort man arrested on assault warrant
On Dec. 20, Michael Chapple, 40, of Frankfort, was arrested by Herkimer County sheriffs on a bench warrant issued out of Little Falls City Court for assault in the third degree and endangering the welfare of a child, both class A misdemeanors. Chapple was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

December 19, 2016

Joshua Klein
Joshua Klein

Herkimer

Two arrested on drug charges
On Monday, Dec. 19, 2016, the DEA with the assistance of the Herkimer Police Department arrested 31-year-old Utica resident, Rasheen Bellinger, and 30-year-old Ilion resident Joshua Klein on drug charges.

Bellinger was charged with one count each of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the second degree, criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree, criminal

Rasheen Bellinger
Rasheen Bellinger

possession of a controlled substance in the third degree and criminal sale of a controlled substance in the fourth degree. Bellinger was arraigned in Herkimer County Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.
Klein as charged with one count each of  criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree. Klein was arraigned in Herkimer County Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $50,000 cash bail or $100,000 bond.
The arrests stem from an investigation by the DEA into separate cases involving the sale of narcotics which resulted in indictments for the suspects. The Ilion Police Department also assisted with locating and arresting Klein. The Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office also assisted in these matters.

December 16, 2016

Susan Sebastian
Susan Sebastian

Herkimer

Woman charged with abandoning pets
On Dec. 16, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Susan Sebastian, 37, of Herkimer, for abandonment of animals, a misdemeanor in violation of the Agricultural and Markets Law. While a sheriff’s office deputy was enforcing an eviction order, the deputy discovered the property was vacated and three animals, two dogs and a cat had been abandoned. The deputy contacted the Herkimer County Humane Society, who supplied the deputy with the proper cages to transport the animals to the shelter. Sebastian was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the Herkimer village court.

Ilion

Two juveniles arrested for August incidents
On aug. 8, the Ilion police department received numerous reports of damage in multiple locations. The

Shawna Johnson
Shawna Johnson

investigation into these reports came to a conclusion this week with the arrest of two juvenile males. Both boys were charged with two counts of third-degree criminal mischief, three counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief and two counts of petit larceny. They have been petitioned to Herkimer County Probation.

Ilion woman charged with theft
On Dec. 16, 2016, Ilion Police arrested Shawna M. Johnson, 30, of Ilion, charging her with petit larceny. Johnson allegedly took items from a local store without paying for them. Johnson was released on an appearance ticket and is due to appear in Ilion village court at a later date.

December 15, 2016

Dominick Onorato III
Dominick Onorato III

Herkimer

Utica man arrested on support matter
On Dec. 15, 2016, Dominick Onorato III, 42, of Utica, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Onorato was arraigned, and released to appear at a later date. He was then turned over to the Herkimer Police to answer an additional outstanding warrant.

Ilion

Mark Gauthier, Jr.
Mark Gauthier, Jr.
samantha-farley
Samantha Farley

Police arrest two Ilion residents
On Dec. 15, 2016, at about 9:04 p.m., Ilion Police arrested Mark Gauthier, Jr., 24, of Ilion, and Samantha Farley, 24, of Ilion. Gauthier was charged with second-degree harassment, resisting arrest, two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. Farley received the charges of resisting arrest, endangering the welfare of a child and petit larceny. Both arrests stem from the same incident in which Gauthier struck a police officer and then resisted arrest. Meanwhile, Farley attempted to prevent the arrest of Gauthier. Both Gauthier and Farley were arraigned in Ilion village court and were remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail each.

December 14, 2016

Ilion

Woman charged with criminal mischief
On Dec. 14, 2016, Ilion police arrested Michele L. Louis, 41, of North Fourth Avenue, Ilion, on the charge of criminal mischief in the fourth degree. Louis was later released with an appearance ticket.

December 13, 2016

Megan Briggs
Megan Briggs

Herkimer

Whitesboro woman arrested on warrant
On Dec. 13, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Megan Briggs, 22, of Whitesboro, on a Frankfort town court Violation of Probation Warrant for petit larceny. Briggs was arraigned at Ilion village court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

December 12, 2016

Ilion

Courtney Empey
Courtney Empey

Ilion woman jailed on multiple charges
An Ilion woman wound up in jail following her arrest on Dec. 12. Police charged Courtney L. Empey, 22, of West Main Street, with second-degree assault, five counts of endangering the welfare of a child and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Empey was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Derek Martin
Derek Martin

Herkimer man jailed on multiple charges
Ilion police arrested Derek M. Martin, 26, of North Prospect Street, Herkimer, and charged him with third-degree assault, five counts of endangering the welfare of a child, second-degree harassment and trespass. Martin was arraigned in Ilion village court and sent to the Herkimer County

Darlene Carter
Darlene Carter

Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Ilion woman jailed following arrest
On Monday, Dec. 12, Ilion police arrested Darlene M. Carter, 32, of West Main Street, and charged her with five counts of endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. She was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

December 8, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for criminal mischief
Ilion police arrested Paul W. Nolan, 52, of Jones Road, Ilion, Dec. 8, and charged him with fourth-degree criminal mischief, a misdemeanor. Nolan was later released with an appearance ticket.

December 6, 2016

Dominic Fiorentino
Dominic Fiorentino

Herkimer

Man jailed following arrest
On Dec. 6, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Dominic Fiorentino, 32, of Frankfort, on a Herkimer County Court violation of probation warrant for fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E Felony. Fiorentino was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Man arrested for welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Wendell J. Hopkinson, Jr., 56, of Columbia Street, Mohawk. Hopkinson was charged with welfare fraud in the fourth degree and grand larceny in the fourth degree, both class E felonies. Hopkinson allegedly received $1,428 in SNAP benefits between April 1, 2016, and July 31, 2016, which he was not entitled to receive. Hopkinson was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the town of Herkimer court.

22-year-old arrested on two warrants
On Dec. 6, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested

Skeyler Brodkorb
Skeyler Brodkorb

Skyeler Brodkorb, 22, of Herkimer, on two separate Herkimer County Court violation of probation warrants for third-degree burglary, a class D Felony. Brodkorb was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted with the arrest.

December 1, 2016

Ilion

Girl arrested at Pathway’s Academy
On Dec. 1, 2016, police arrested a juvenile female for falsely reporting an incident in the first degree, a class D felony. The girl allegedly activated the fire alarm system at Pathway’s Academy during an altercation with staff. She was arraigned in Herkimer County family court.

November 28, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed for failing to appear in court
Police arrested Brett W. Hilts, 21, of Ilion, on an active arrest warrant for failing to appear in court related to a previous arrest. Hilts was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail and is scheduled to reappear in court in January. His previous arrest took place Nov. 2, at which time he received multiple traffic and vehicle related charges, including driving while ability impaired by drugs.

November 26, 2016

Ilion

Man receives drug charge following traffic stop
A West Edmeston man faces drug charges following a traffic stop Nov. 26. Police arrested Scott M. Carpenter, 26, and charged him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, unlawful possession of marijuana, no headlights and no distinctive rear license plate. Carpenter was released on appearance tickets.

November 20, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed on criminal mischief charge
An Ilion man wound up in jail following his arrest Nov. 20. Officers arrested James R. Crossway, II, 24, of West Main Street, Mohawk, charging him with criminal mischief in the fourth degree. Crossway was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,350 cash bail.

November 18, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on probation warrant
On Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, Owen R. Morotti, 23, was arrested at the Herkimer County Probation Department on a warrant for probationer. He was sentenced to probation on Dec.18, 2012, for petit larceny and third-degree burglary. Following Friday’s arrest, Morotti was arraigned at Herkimer County Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

November 16, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant

Kelvin Garcia
Kelvin Garcia

On Wednesday, Nov. 16, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kelvin Garcia, 32, on an arrest warrant from Rockingham County, NH, as a fugitive from justice. He was arraigned at the village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail to await extradition procedures.

November 15, 2016

Ilion

Two arrested in Ilion
Police arrested two Ilion residents Nov. 15. Christina L. Hoke, 30, of Fourth Street, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt, endangering the welfare of a child, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle without insurance, switched license plates, uninspected motor vehicle and having a backseat passenger younger than 4-years-old without an appropriate child restraint system. Orlando C. Butcher, 44, also of Fourth Street, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Both Hoke and Butcher were arraigned in village court and released on their own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

November 14, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with endangering child
On Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, Ilion police arrested Eric A. Frasier, 31, of Spring Street, Ilion, on two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Frasier was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Woman arrested for shoplifting
Police arrested an Ilion woman Nov. 14, at 11:40 p.m., for allegedly stealing products from a local business. Shawna M. Johnson, 30, was charged with petit larceny and released on an appearance ticket.

November 2, 2016

Surveillance footage of Leavitt and Carter.
Surveillance footage of Leavitt and Carter.

Ilion

Two arrested for alleged Dollar General theft
On Nov. 2, the village of Ilion police arrested two suspects in a Dollar General larceny, after releasing their pictures to the public Oct. 31. Everett H. Leavitt, 28, and Samantha R. Carter, 25, both of North Main Street, Herkimer, were each charged with petit larceny. They were later released on appearance tickets.

November 2, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested following traffic stop
Police arrested Brett W. Hilts early Nov. 2, and charged him with driving while ability impaired by drugs, refusal to take a breath test and inadequate/no muffler. Hilts was issued uniform traffic tickets and released to a third party, and is to appear in court at a later date.

November 1, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested following domestic dispute
An Ilion man was arrested following a domestic incident Nov. 1. Police charged Terrell A. Jackson, 20, with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Jackson allegedly intentionally damaged property of another person with a value less than $250. Jackson was arraigned in Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

October 27, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested on theft and mischief charges
Ilion police arrested Jonathan R. Webster, 31, charging him with two counts of petit larceny and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Webster was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

October 26, 2016

Herkimer

Zachary Kelly
Zachary Kelly

Ilion man arrested on warrant for theft
On Oct. 26, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Zachary Kelly, 22, of Ilion, on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Herkimer village court for petit larceny. Kelly was arraigned at the village of Ilion court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

Ilion

Woman charged with petit larceny
On Oct. 26, 2016, Ilion police arrested Dystany A. Smith, 20, of Ilion Heights, Ilion, and charged her with petit larceny. Smith was released on an appearance ticket.

October 24, 2016

Ilion

Woman arrested in shop lifting incident
On Oct. 24, 2016, Ilion police arrested 20-year-old Savannah L. Stephens, of Furnace Street, Little Falls, and charged her with petit larceny. The arrest stems from a complaint that Ms. Stephens stole property from a local business. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

October 23, 2016

Ilion

Herkimer woman charged with DWI
A Herkimer woman was arrested on drunk driving and other charges early Oct. 23. At about 1:35 a.m., police arrested Megan L. Deschamps, 22, and charged her with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher and operating a motor vehicle with driver’s view obstructed. Deschamps was issued uniform traffic tickets and released to a third party.

Two receive court summons for domestic incident
On Oct. 23, 2016, Ilion police received a delayed domestic incident complaint that occurred in the village. During the course of the investigation, Santina M. Greco, 29, of Ilion was served a criminal summons for second-degree harassment, and Joshua M. Wilk, 34, of Marcy, was served with a criminal summons for trespass. Both were ordered to appear in Ilion village court at a later date.

October 22, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for DWI
Police arrested a Mohawk man on driving while intoxicated and other charges Oct. 22 following a traffic stop at 10:07 p.m. Officers charged Jasper T. Ham, 55, with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher and operating a motor vehicle without tail lights. Ham was issued uniform traffic tickets and released to a third party.

Woman charged with driving drunk
On Oct. 22, at about 12:38 a.m., Ilion police arrested Theresa M. Morris, 32, of Ilion, charging her with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or higher, refusal to submit to prescreen device and operating a motor vehicle without headlights. Morris was issued uniform traffic tickets and released to a third party.

October 19, 2016

Herkimer

Christopher Wehrenberg
Christopher Wehrenberg

Man jailed following arrest on warrant
On Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher Wehrenberg, 29, on a Herkimer County bench warrant. He was arraigned at Herkimer County Court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,500 bail or $10,000 bond. He was indicted on criminal contempt in the first degree, harassment in the second degree, and grand larceny in the fourth degree.

Ilion

Teen allegedly broke order of protection twice
Police arrested an Ilion teen following an investigation into two seperate incidents in which the defendant allegedly intentionally violated an order of protection on Oct. 18 and 19, and allegedly stole property from the protected parties. The 18-year-old male was charged with two counts of criminal contempt in the second degree and petit larceny. The teen was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

October 17, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested for violating probation
On Monday, Oct. 17, 2106, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael P. Mosher, 34, at the

Michael Mosher
Michael Mosher

Herkimer police ptation on a violation of probation warrant. He was on probation for the charge of grand larceny in the third degree. Mosher is also on parole. He was arraigned at Herkimer County Court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Ilion

Woman arrested on warrant
The Ilion police department arrested Amber M. Clark, 29, of West Street, Newport, on Oct. 17. Clark was arrested on an active warrant on the charge of endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of harassment in the second degree. Clark was arraigned and released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

October 15, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with endangering child
Police arrested Jeffrey G. Leachman, Jr., 26, of Central Avenue, Ilion, Oct. 15, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child. Leachman was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

Two charged with possession
Police arrested to Ilion residents Oct. 15 on drug possession charges. Officers charged Kayla A. Kipper, 25, and Brandon S. Richardson, 20, both of Otsego Street, with unlawful possession of marijuana. Both were issued appearance tickets and released.

October 14, 2016

Herkimer

Ilion woman arrested on forgery warrant
On Oct. 14, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Supreana Callaghan, 41, of Ilion, on a

Supreana Callaghan
Supreana Callaghan

Herkimer County Court Violation of Probation Warrant for third-degree forgery, a Misdemeanor. Callaghan was arraigned in county court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Ilion

Man arrested for allegedly stealing TV
Police arrested an Ilion man for allegedly stealing a television worth about $90. Officers charged James T. Williams, Jr., 24, of Spring Street, with petit larceny. Williams was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

October 13, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court matter
On Oct. 13, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Reginald Simek, 44, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of a family offense proceeding. Simek was arraigned at family court and released to appear at a later date.

Ilion

Woman charged with possession of forged instrument
Police arrested a Mohawk woman already on electronic monitoring in connection with the recent counterfeit bills found in circulation. On Oct. 13, officers charged Lisa L. Alukonis, 34, of Robinson Road, with criminal possession of a forged instrument and attempted petit larceny. She was arraigned and released to continue her electronic monitoring.
On Oct. 4, Alukonis was charged with petit larceny and criminal possession of a forged instrument following an investigation into the use of counterfeit bills at a garage sale in Ilion. At that time, she was arraigned in Ilion village court and released to Herkimer County Probation for electronic monitoring.

October 10, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with possession
On Oct. 10, 2016, police arrested Michael Mroz, 32, of The Red Carpet Inn, East Main Street, Ilion. Mroz was allegedly in possession of marijuana at the time. He was released on an appearance ticket.

Man arrested on vehicle and possession charges found to be wanted for theft as well
On Oct. 10, 2016, Ilion police arrested Steven L. Warner, 26, of Porteus Street, Little Falls, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana, improper plates, unregistered motor vehicle, aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree, operating a motor vehicle without insurance. During the investigation, officers discovered an outstanding arrest warrant out of Ilion for Warner, on the charge of petit larceny. Warner was arraigned and released on his own recognizance with appearance tickets.

October 8, 2016

Ilion

Woman charged with DWI
Police arrested an Ilion woman Oct. 8, on DWI and other charges. Lyndsay R. Lesniak, 36, of Jordanville Road, was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to keep right, no/inadequate headlights, no/inadequate tail lamps and unlawful possession of marijuana. Lesniak was released to a third party with appearance tickets.

October 5, 2016

Ilion

Man accused of recording woman as she changed
On Oct, 5, Ilion police arrested 27-year-old Loren R. Crain, of Center Road, Frankfort, charging him with unlawful surveillance in the second degree, a class E felony. The arrests stems from a complaint that Crain intentionally used his cell phone to record a video of a woman changing at a local business. Crain was issued an appearance ticket and released.

October 4, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with trespass
On Oct. 4, 2016, Ilion police arrested Stephen W. Bereza, 63, of Elizabethtown Road, Ilion, and charged him with trespass. Bereza was issued an appearance ticket and released.

October 3, 2016

Raymond Miller
Raymond Miller

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court matter
On Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, Raymond Miller Jr., 24, of North Main Street, Herkimer, was arrested on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant on a support matter. He is currently in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on charges from the Herkimer Police Department. He is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

Ilion

Man charged with having stolen property
On Oct. 3, at 8:29 a.m., Ilion police arrested Orlando C. Butcher, 44, of Fourth Street, Ilion, on the charges of criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree, aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, two counts of improper plates, unregistered motor vehicle, uninsured motor vehicle and uninspected motor vehicle. Butcher was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

October 1, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for driving on drugs
Ilion police arrested a Dolgeville man following a traffic stop Saturday. Officers charged Timothy J. Verderber, 33, of Sweet Hill Road, with felony driving while ability impaired by drugs, criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and several vehicle and traffic violations. Verderber was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

Man charged with possession
On Oct. 1, 2016, Ilion village police arrested 31-year-old Thomas Shults, of Dolgeville. Shults was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. The arrest stems from a traffic stop during which Shults was found to be in possession of controlled substance. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

September 30, 2016

Herkimer

Brittany Wick
Brittany Wick

Woman arrested on support matter
On Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, Brittany Wick, 23, of West German Street, Herkimer, was arrested on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant on a support matter. She was committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $10,000 cash bail, $20,000 bond.

September 29, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
On Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, Jason Wilson, 36, of McClanathan Avenue, Blossvale, was arrested on a Herkimer County Family Court warrant on a support matter. He was later released on his own recognizance.

September 28, 2016

Ilion

Teen charged with making threats against Pathways Academy
On Sept. 28, at 12:57 p.m., Ilion police arrested a 16-year-old male and charged him with making a terroristic threat, a class D felony. The teen allegedly threatened a group of individuals at Pathways Academy, located in the former Remington Elementary building on East North Street in the village. The teen was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $3,000 cash bail.

September 27, 2016

Ilion

Albany man arrested for July 2015 burglary
Police have arrested an Albany man in connection to a burglary complaint from July 2015. Joshua D. Ackler, 40, was charged with second-degree burglary and fourth-degree grand larceny. Evidence recovered from the scene of the burglary was sent to the New York state police lab for DNA testing. Ilion police were notified of a match with Ackler. Ackler was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $15,000 cash bail, $30,000 bond. Ilion police received assistance in their arrest from the Herkimer County Probation Department.

Ilion man charged with burglary, mischief
Ilion police arrested Christopher M. Frank, 27, of Pleasant Avenue, Herkimer, Sept. 27, charging him with third-degree burglary, fourth-degree criminal mischief and third-degree criminal mischief. Frank allegedly entered a village business unlawfully during the night and damaged items inside. Frank was arraigned in Ilion village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail. Ilion police were assisted by Herkimer police.

Two arrested on warrants
Ilion police arrested two people on active warrants Sept. 27. Chandler Z. Seelbach, 21, of Bridge Street, St. Johnsville, was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, endangering the welfare of a child and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Jasmine R. Cress, 24, of Colonial Circle, Ilion, was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing and endangering the welfare of a child. Both were arraigned in village court and released on their own recognizance. Seelbach was ordered to report to Herkimer County Probation for electronic monitoring.

September 26, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested following domestic dispute
Police arrested an Ilion man following an investigation into a domestic dispute. On Sept. 26, at about 5:57 a.m., police arrested Jason Scouten, 39, of Grove Street, charging him with fourth-degree criminal mischief, criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree and second-degree menacing. Scouten allegedly threatened another person with a pry bar and also caused damage to the property of another person. Scouten was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

September 25, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with driving drunk
On Sept. 25, police arrested Ryan Donato, 24, of Ilion, on the charges of driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, no headlights and no tail lamps. Donato was released with uniform traffic tickets to appear in court at a later date.

September 24, 2016

Ilion

Woman arrested for DWI
Police arrested a Utica woman on DWI and traffic charges early Sept. 24. Yvette Gaither, 31, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, unauthorized window sticker and license plate obstruction. Gaither was later released on uniform traffic tickets.

September 23, 2016

Ilion

Little Falls woman charged with trespass, theft
On Sept. 23, police arrested Amanda Richards, 33, of Little Falls, on a warrant for petit larceny, trespassing and prohibited disposal. The arrest came after an allegation that Richards stole property from an area business after disposing of garbage while the business was closed. Richards was arraigned and released on her own recognizance.

September 22, 2016

Ilion

Man charged for having stolen bike
An Ilion man wound up in jail after he was allegedly found in possession of a stolen bicycle. Lafayette Pilipovic, 23, of Central Avenue, Ilion, was arrested on a warrant Sept. 22, on the charge og criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree. Pilipovic was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

September 21, 2016

Ilion

Whitesboro woman arrested for theft
A Whitesboro woman was arrested, Sept. 21, for allegedly stealing property from a local business, police said. Amy Ellis, 28, of Main Street, Whitesboro, was charged with two counts of petit larceny. Ellis was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $300 cash bail.

September 20, 2016

Herkimer

Former missing teen turned over to court on warrant
On Tuesday, Sept. 20, Alesha R. Dennis, 16, was turned over to Herkimer County Family Court. She was wanted on a PINS warrant issued by Herkimer County Family Court. The warrant was dismissed by Judge Brennan. Alesha was turned over to the Department of Social Services pending transport to the House of Good Shepard.

A PINS warrant, or Person in Need of Supervision, is often issued for a person younger than 18 who does not attend school and/or behaves in a way that is dangerous and out of control, or who often disobeys parents/guardians and other authorities.

Man arrested for probation violation
On Sept. 20, Nicholas J. Brown, 26, was arrested at Herkimer County Probation on a Violation of

Nicholas Brown
Nicholas Brown

Probation warrant. He was sentenced on May 12, 2015, from the town of Herkimer court on the charge of petit larceny and fourth-degree criminal mischief – intent to damage property. Following Tuesday’s arrest, Brown was arraigned at the Village of Ilion court by Judge Stone and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

Ilion

Woman charged with endangering child
On Sept. 20, Ilion police arrested Tyler P. Tooke, 22, of West Winfield, charging her with endangering the welfare of a child. Tooke was issued an appearance ticket and released.

September 17, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for theft
Ilion police arrested an Ilion man following a complaint that someone stole items from a village business. Officers charged Lafayette Pilipovic, 23, of Central Avenue, with petit larceny. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Richfield Springs man charged with DWI
On Sept. 17, Ilion police arrested Bryant W. Seamon, 24, of Richfield Springs, charging him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and two counts of failure to keep right. Seamon was released to a third party with tickets to appear in court at a later date.

September 14, 2016

Herkimer

Jamie Jackson
Jamie Jackson

Man jailed for violating probation
On Sept. 14, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jamie Jackson, Sr., 44, of Herkimer, on a Herkimer County Court Violation of Probation Warrant for felony DWI. Jackson was arraigned at County Court, and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

Ilion

Teen arrested following altercation
An Ilion teen was arrested in connection to an altercation that took place Aug. 26, police said. The 18-year-old male was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. The teen was arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

September 11, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed following domestic dispute
On Sept. 11, Ilion police arrested Daniel C. Schulze, 22, of Fourth Street, Ilion, charging him with third-degree assault, criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation and unlawful possession of marijuana. The arrest came following an investigation into a physical domestic dispute. Schulze was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

September 8, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man jailed
On Sept. 8, Ilion police arrested Seeram Antonio Varma, 37, of The Red Carpet Inn, 345 E. Main St., Ilion. Varma was charged with second-degree harassment and criminal obstruction of breathing. He was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

Man charged with harassment
Police arrested David M. Abrams, 26, of Rand Street, Ilion, Sept. 8, and charged him with second-degree harassment. He was arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

September 7, 2016

Ilion

Frankfort teen allegedly pushed police officer
A Frankfort teen allegedly pushed an Ilion police officer while that office attempted to investigate a complaint Sept. 7. Megan M. Roach, 17, was charged with second-degree harassment and disorderly conduct. Roach was arraigned and released on her own recognizance.

September 5, 2016

Ilion

Herkimer man arrested on warrant
Police arrested a Herkimer man on a warrant Sept. 5. Jonathan M. Kent was charged with second-degree criminal trespass and second-degree harassment. Kent was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

September 3, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed for felony unlicensed operation
On Sept. 3, 2016, at about 2:15 a.m., Ilion police arrested Anthony C. Walker, 42, of West Street, Ilion, following a traffic stop. Walker was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, a felony, driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to keep right and driving with an obstructed view. Walker was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility to be held without bail.

August 26, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man charged with DWI
Police charged an Ilion man with DWI and other traffic violations following a traffic stop Aug. 26. Eric A. Frasier, 31, of Spring Street, was charged with driving while intoxicated, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, refusal to take a roadside breath screening, refusal to submit to a chemical test and inoperable headlights. Frasier was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

August 25, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with endangering child
On Aug. 25, 2016, Ilion police arrested Matthew L. Maiorano, 31, of Otsego Street, Ilion. Maiorano was charged with endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the custody of the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

August 23, 2016

Heather Kolb
Heather Kolb

Herkimer

Woman arrested for welfare fraud
On Aug. 23, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Heather A. Kolb, 32, of Frankfort, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree, grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies, and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony.
Kolb allegedly received a total of $5,621 in food stamp benefits between Aug. 1, 2015, and July 31, 2016, after she allegedly failed to report her household income to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services.
Kolb was arraigned in the town of Little Falls court, and released on her own recognizance.

Woman charged with grand larceny
On Aug. 23, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer

Summer Jackson
Summer Jackson

County Department of Social Services, arrested Summer L. Jackson, of Cold Brook, charging her with welfare fraud in the fourth degree and fourth-degree grand larceny, both class E felonies. Jackson allegedly received a total of $1,493.93 in food stamp benefits between Dec. 1, 2015, and June 30, 2016, after she allegedly failed to report her household income to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services. Jackson was released on an appearance ticket.

August 21, 2016

Ilion

Woman jailed following traffic stop
A Taberg woman was sent to jail following a traffic stop at 4:17 a.m. Aug. 21. Officers charged Tara L. Allen, 24, with aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, failing to signal a turn, unsafe lane change and operating a motor vehicle without tail lamps. Allen was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $300 cash bail.

August 18, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with four counts endangering a child
Police arrested an Ilion man following a domestic dispute Aug. 18, at about 11:40 p.m. Officers arrested Michael H. Raux, 22, of West Main Street, Ilion, on four counts of endangering the welfare of a child younger than 17 and second-degree menacing. The arrest came following an investigation into a verbal domestic dispute during which Raux allegedly threatened bodily harm to another person with a metal pole and used obscene and vulgar language in front of four small children. Raux was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

August 17, 2016

Ilion

Mohawk teen charged with theft
On Aug. 17, Ilion police arrested a 17-year-old female from Mohawk, charging her with petit larceny, following an investigation into a shoplifting incident at an Ilion business. The teen was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to Ilion village court at a later date.

Teen charged with criminal mischief
Police arrested an 18-year-old Ilion male, Aug. 17, on a warrant for the charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. The teen was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

August 15, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on two family court warrants
On Aug. 18, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Daniel Florian, 48, of Little Falls, on two separate Herkimer

Daniel Florian
Daniel Florian

County Family Court warrants in the matter of support proceedings. Florian was arraigned in family court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Little Falls Police assisted with the arrest.

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On Aug. 15, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Crystal A. Handy, 34, of West Winfield, charging her with fourth-degree

Crystal Handy
Crystal Handy

welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, all class E felonies. Handy allegedly received a total of $1,358 in food stamp benefits between Nov. 01, 2015, and March 31, 2016, after she allegedly failed to report her household income to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services. Handy was released on an appearance ticket.

August 14, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed on drug charge
an Ilion man was jailed following his arrest on a drug charge Sunday night. Police charged Justin Brunette, 32, of East Main Street, with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. he was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Ilion man arrested for DWI
Police arrested an Ilion man on driving while intoxicated charges following a traffic stop Aug. 14. Cody J. Edick, 29, of West Clark Street, received the charges of driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, insufficient turn signal and unauthorized sticker. Edick was later released to a third party with tickets.

August 13, 2016

Ilion

Frankfort woman charged with drunk driving
Ilion police arrested Amy M. Brisson, 39, of South Litchfield Sttreet, Frankfort, charging her with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and using a mobile phone while operating a motor vehicle. Brisson was issued traffic tickets and released to a third party.

August 11, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for theft
On Thursday, Aug. 11, Ilion police arrested William R. Bellstedt, 36, of East Clark Street, Ilion, and charged him with petit larceny. Bellstedt was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

August 10, 2016

Ilion

August 9, 2016

Ilion

Teens arrested for being on school roof
Two 16-year-old males were arrested Tuesday, following an investigation into the report of several individuals being on top of a school roof within the village, police said. The teens were charged with third-degree criminal trespass, and one of the teens was additionally charged with making a false written statement. The investigation continues and more arrests are possible, police said.

August 8, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with marijuana possession
Ilion police arrested Kyle E. Lesniak, 27, of Utica, Aug. 8, at 12:48 p.m., charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana and speeding in zone.. Lesniak was released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

August 6, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for DWI
On Aug. 6, at 12:04 a.m., Ilion police arrested Robert P. Chapple, 29, of East Clark Street, Ilion, charging him with driving while intoxicated and making a turn with an insufficient signal. Chapple was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

August 5, 2016

Ilion

Herkimer woman arrested on DWI charges
Police arrested a Herkimer woman Aug. 5, on multiple alcohol and traffic charges. Officers charged Trista L. Crim, 29, of North Washington Street, with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, driving on the shoulder of a highway and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Crim was released to a third party with appearance tickets.

August 3, 2016

Herkimer

Brian Cormia
Brian Cormia

Man arrested for probation violation
On Aug. 3, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brian Cormia, 42, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County Court violation of probation warrant for felony driving while intoxicated. Cormia is being held at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility pending arraignment. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

August 2, 2016

Herkimer

Little Falls woman charged with welfare fraud
On Aug. 2, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the

Michele Tackett
Michele Tackett

assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Michele K. Tackett, 47, of Little Falls, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies. Tackett allegedly received $3,238.53 in New York State Temporary Assistance Program benefits between Sept. 25, 2015 and March 31, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. Tackett was arraigned in town of Herkimer court and directed to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. She is scheduled to return to court at a later date.

Ilion

Woman charged with harassment, endangering child
Police arrested Carrie L. Gordon, 52, of Hakes Road, Ilion, on Aug. 2, charging her with second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of a child. Gordon was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

July 29, 2016

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with driving drunk
Police arrested Joanne E. Foley, 43, of South Fourth Avenue, Friday, charging her with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, insufficient turn signal and visibility distorted by broken glass. Foley was issued traffic tickets and released to a third party.

July 28, 2016

Herkimer

Jill Doolen
Jill Doolen

Woman arrested for welfare fraud
On July 28, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit arrested Jill Doolen, 28, of Herkimer, on a town of Herkimer court bench warrant for the charges of fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, all class E felonies. Doolen was brought before the court and subsequently committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $7,500 bond.

July 27, 2016

Herkimer

Herkimer man charged with welfare fraud
On July 27, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County

Jeremiah Smith
Jeremiah Smith

Department of Social Services, arrested Jeremiah Smith, 37, of Herkimer, charging him with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E Felony, along with fifth-degree welfare fraud and petit larceny, both class A misdemeanors. Smith allegedly failed to provide the Herkimer County Department of Social Services an accurate accounting of his household income. He allegedly received New York State Temporary Cash Assistance Benefits between Nov. 13, 2015, and Dec. 31, 2015, which he was not entitled to receive. Smith was arraigned in the town of German Flatts court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.

July 26, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with assault and theft
On July 26, Ilion police arrested Brian J. Cormia, 42, od Barringer Road, Ilion, and charged him with assault in the third degree and petit larceny. Cormia was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

July 24, 2016

Ilion

Rome man arrested for DWI
Police arrested a Rome man following a traffic accident July 24. Officers charged James L. Guffey, 30, with driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and leaving the scene of a property damage accident. Guffey was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

July 20, 2016

Herkimer

Little Falls man arrested on child support matter
On July 20, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Lee Kuchman, 30, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County family court warrant in the matter of a child support proceeding. Kuchman was arraigned and released to appear at a later date. New York State Parole assisted in the apprehension.

July 17, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested after falsely identifying himself to police
Police arrested a Verona man after he falsely identified himself to officers in an attempt to prevent being arrested on two active warrants. The 18-year-old male was arrested at 3:28 a.m. July 17, on the charge of second-degree criminal impersonation. He was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

July 16, 2016

Ilion

Rome man arrested for DWI
A Rome man was arrested in Ilion Saturday, on drunk driving and multiple other traffic and vehicle charges. Police arrested Scott M. Close, 37, on the charges of driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, and unregistered motor vehicle. Close was later released to a third party with appearance tickets.

July 14, 2016

Ilion

Woman jailed for mischief
Police arrested Aileen M. Cortes, 20, of Cottage Street, Ilion, Thursday, charging her with fourth-degree criminal mischief. she was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $250 cash bail.

July 13, 2016

Herkimer

Two arrested for welfare fraud

Michael Goodhines
Michael Goodhines

On July 13, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County

Sheila Goodhines
Sheila Goodhines

Department of Social Services, arrested Michael Goodhines, 37, and Sheila Goodhines, 36, both of Frankfort, charging them with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony, along with third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies. Michael and Sheila Goodhines allegedly failed to provide the Herkimer County Department of Social Services an accurate accounting of their household income. They allegedly received $10,047 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between Aug. 1, 2014, and March 31, 2016, which they were not entitled to receive. Both were arraigned in the city of Little Falls court and released on their own recognizance. They are scheduled to return to court in August.

Ilion

Woman charged with contempt, endangering child
Polioce arrested Shawna M. Johnson, 29, of Colonial Circle, Ilion, Wednesday, charging her with second-degree criminal contempt and endangering the welfare of a child. Johnson was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,500 cash bail.

July 12, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for damaging village property
Police arrested Mark A. Runnion, 54, of West Clark Street, Ilion, at about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, on the charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. Runnion allegedly damaged property belonging to the village of Ilion in June. Runnion was arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Teen arrested following fight
A 16-year-old Ilion  male was arrested following a large fight on East Clark Street Tuesday evening. The teen was charged with two counts of disorderly conduct and one count of resisting arrest. Town of Frankfort, village of Frankfort, Mohawk, Herkimer and state police assisted at the scene. The teen was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

July 10, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for violating court order
Police arrested Jordan Z. Burks, 25, of East Clark Street, Ilion, July 10, charging him with second-degree criminal contempt. Burks allegedly violated the conditions of an active order of protection. He is due to appear in village court at a later date.

July 9, 2016

Ilion

Woman arrested following police pursuit
A Clayville woman was arrested July 9 following a short police pursuit both by vehicle and on foot. Susan Sebastian, 37, was charged with obstruction of governmental administration in the second degree, resisting arrest and multiple traffic violations. Sebastian fled police in her vehicle during a traffic stop, and later exited her her car and attempted to enter a village residence in order to avoid arrest. She was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

July 5, 2016

Ilion

Rome man arrested on warrant
Police arrested John Faliveno, 38, of Rome, Tuesday, on a bench warrant for petit larceny, issued by Ilion village court. Faliveno was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

Man received drug charges
Police arrested Christopher Frank, 26, of West Main Street, Ilion, on the charge of unlawful possession of marijuana. Frank was issued an appearance ticket and released.

July 2, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed on DWI charges
A Frankfort man ended up in jail following an arrest on multiple DWI and traffic charges Saturday. Police arrested Donald J. Judson, 42, of Frankfort, charging him with aggravated driving while intoxicated – blood alcohol content of .18 percent or higher, driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree and insufficient tail lamps. Judson was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

July 1, 2016

Ilion

Frankfort woman jailed for drunk driving
Police arrested Mary E. Kuglics, 28, of Frankfort, July 1, charging her with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .18 percent, failure to stop at a stop sign and failure to keep right. Kuglics was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

June 25, 2016

Ilion

Woman charged with DWI
On June 25, police arrested Lori A. Schoonover, 55, of West Winfield, and charged her with aggravated driving while intoxicated – blood alcohol content of .18 percent or higher, driving while intoxicated and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. She was issued traffic tickets and released to a third party.

June 24, 2016

Ilion

Teen jailed on burglary charge
Police arrested a 17-year-old male, June 14, charging him with burglary and petit larceny. The teen was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.

Teen jailed for theft
An 18-year-old male was jailed following an arrest for theft. The teen was charged with petit larceny on June 24. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $750 cash bail.

June 23, 2016

Ilion

Man arrested for contempt, possession
On Thursday, June 23, police arrested William Bellstedt, 35, of West Street, Ilion, on the charges of second-degree criminal contempt and possession of a synthetic cannabinoid. Bellstedt was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

June 22, 2016

Herkimer

Man jailed following warrant arrest
On June 22, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Larry Smith, 36, of Middleville, on a Herkimer County

Larry Smith
Larry Smith

Court violation of probation warrant for felony driving while intoxicated. Smith was arraigned in Herkimer County Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

June 19, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with DWI
Police arrested Joshua J. Small, 38, of Clayville, Sunday, charging him with felony driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of .18 percent or higher and failure to keep right. Small was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $250 cash bail.

June 17, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed following domestic dispute
An Ilion man was sent to jail following a domestic dispute during which he allegedly subjected someone to physical violence in front of two young children, and then damaged a cell phone when the victim of his violence attempted to contact police. James K. Holland, 34, of West North Street, was charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child under the age of 17, two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Holland was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Man jailed following DWI charge
An Ilion man found himself in jail following a traffic stop that turned into a DWI arrest Friday. Police arrested Christopher R. Chandler, 35, of South Fourth Avenue, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent or more, failure to keep right and two counts of speed in zone. Chandler was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

June 9, 2016

Herkimer

Yorkville man arrested on family court matter
On June 9, 2016, Francis Griffin, 35, of Yorkville, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer

Francis Griffin
Francis Griffin

County family court arrest warrant in the matter of a child support proceeding. Griffin was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility. Yorkville Police assisted in the arrest.

June 8, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man ticket for driving drunk
Police arrested an Ilion man June 8, following a traffic stop for running a red light. Marc J. Donnelly, 31, was charged with passing a red signal, driving while intoxicated and driving with a blood alcohol content of 1 percent or more. Donnelly was issued tickets and released.

June 7, 2016

Herkimer

Herkimer woman arrested on welfare fraud warrant

Jill Doolen
Jill Doolen

On June 7, 2016 , Jill Doolen, 28, of Herkimer, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer town court bench warrant for the charges of fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny and first-degree filing a false instrument, all felonies. Doolen was arraigned, released on electronic monitoring, and given a later date to appear.

Ilion

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested Christopher E. Conklin, of Remington Avenue, Ilion, on an active arrest warrant. Conklin was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.

June 4, 2016

Ilion

Woman charged with endangering child
Police arrested Lydia M. Thornton, 33, of Prospect Avenue, Ilion, at 2:54 p.m. June 4, charging her with endangering the welfare of a child and assault in the third degree. Thornton was later released with appearance tickets.

May 31, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on contempt charge
Police arrested Phillip C. Rawlings, 31, of West Street, Ilion, May 31, charging him with first-degree criminal contempt, a class E felony, and third-degree assault. Rawlings was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail.

May 30, 2016

Ilion

Woman jailed following accident while allegedly drunk
Ilion police arrested a woman Monday night, after she allegedly fled the scene of an accident that she caused while driving drunk. Police charged Kelly A. Sykes, 41, of East Main Street, Ilion, with driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, second-degree harassment, speed not reasonable and prudent, failure to keep right, improper/no signal and leaving the scene of a property damage accident. Sykes was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Mohawk man jailed on DWI charges
Police arrested a Mohawk man early Monday, following a traffic stop. David W. Murphy, 30, of State Route 5S, was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation (a felony), refusal to take a breath test, inadequate/no muffler and failure to dim headlights. Murphy was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

May 29, 2016

Ilion

Two teens arrested for alleged burglary
Police arrested to Ilion teens in connection to the burglary of a village business, police said. A 15-year-old male and a 13-year-old male were each charged with third-degree burglary, possession of burglar tools, fourth-degree criminal mischief, fifth-degree conspiracy and petit larceny. The two boys allegedly broke into a village business while it was closed and stole items. The names of the boys are being withheld due to their ages. Herkimer police assisted in the arrests. The two teens were issued appearance tickets returnable to the Herkimer County Probation Department.

Man jailed on mischief, endangering child charges
Police arrested John A. Pierson, 24, of East Main Street, Sunday, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Pierson was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

Ilion man jailed for disorderly conduct
Ilion police arrested James P. Moran, 49, of Otsego Street, May 29, charging him with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. Moran was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

May 25, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with menacing, endangering a child
Police arrested Brian Boardman, 46, of First Avenue, Ilion, Wednesday, charging him with second-degree menacing and endangering the welfare of a child. Boardman was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear at a later date.

May 23, 2016

Ilion

Teen charged with assault
Ilion police arrested a 17-year-old boy May 23, charging him with third-degree assault. The arrest came after a complaint that the teen caused physical injury to another person. The teen was issued an appearance ticket and released. His name is being withheld by police due to his age.

May 21, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on support matter
On May 212016, the Herkimer County sheriff’s office arrested Christopher Woodcock, 33, of Lee Center, on a

Christopher Woodcock
Christopher Woodcock

Herkimer County family court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Woodcock was apprehended by the Montgomery County sheriff’s office and subsequently turned over to Herkimer County deputies. Woodcock was arraigned at Ilion village court, and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail pending arraignment at family court.

Ilion

Mohawk man arrested for DWI
Police arrested a Mohawk man May 21, charging him with DWI and other traffic violations. Officers charged Robert W. Young, 25, of Hillview Drive, with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol level .18 percent or higher, inadequate muffler and uninspected vehicle. Young was released to a third party with

appearance tickets.

May 20, 2016

Herkimer

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On May 20, 2016, the Herkimer County sheriff’s office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County

Rebekah White
Rebekah White

Department of Social Services, arrested Rebekah White, 43, of Frankfort, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies. White allegedly received $6,552.70 in New York State Temporary Assistance Benefits between Feb. 4, 2015, and March 31, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. White was arraigned in the city of Little Falls court and released on her own recognizance. She is scheduled to return to court at a later date.

May 19, 2016

Herkimer

Man jailed on family court matter
On May 192016, the Herkimer County sheriff’s office arrested Gary Scholefield, 32, of Vernon on a Herkimer County

Gary Scholefield
Gary Scholefield

family court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Scholefield turned himself in to deputies, was arraigned in family court, and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

Ilion

Herkimer man charged with harassment
Police arrested Jason Winer, 44, of South Main Street, Herkimer, May 19, charging him with aggravated harassment in the second degree. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

May 18, 2016

Herkimer

Man accused of sexually abusing a child
Herkimer police arrested Anthony K. Kamp, 31, Wednesday, following a month-long investigation into a report of a child less than 13-years-old being sexually abused over an approximate two week period. Kamp has been charged with two

Kamp
Anthony Kamp

counts of first-degree criminal sexual act, class B felonies, one count of first-degree attempted criminal sexual act, a class C felony, and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child, class A misdemeanors. Kamp was arraigned in the Herkimer

Jamie Gibson
Jamie Gibson

village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bond. The Herkimer police were assisted with the investigation and arrest of Kamp by the Ilion Police Department and the Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office, as well as continued cooperation with the Herkimer County Child Advocacy Center.

Man arrested on warrant for DWI
On May 18, 2016, the Herkimer County sheriff’s office arrested Jamie Gibson, 37, of West Winfield, on a Herkimer County Court violation of probation warrant for felony aggravated driving while intoxicated. Gibson was arraigned in county court, and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

May 17, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court matter

Leon Everson Jr.
Leon Everson Jr.

On May 17, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Leon Everson Jr., 41, of Herkimer, on a Herkimer County family court warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Everson was arraigned at family court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

May 15, 2016

Ilion

Ilion resident charged with DWI
Police arrested Adel Browne, of James Street, early Sunday, charging him with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right, two counts of failing to signal and failure to submit to a breath screening device. Browne was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

May 14, 2016

Ilion

Two Mohawk teens arrested
Police arrested two Mohawk teens Saturday, on multiple charges. Officers charged a 16-year-old boy with criminal trespass in the third degree, two counts of second-degree obstruction of governmental administration and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail. A 17-year-old boy was charged with third-degree criminal trespass and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was released on appearance tickets.

May 13, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man receives multiple traffic charges
Police arrested Rahmere I. Greene, 19, of Colonial Circle, Ilion, May 13, charging him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, refusal to take a breath test, passed red signal, speed in zone and improper passing. Greene was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

May 12, 2016

Herkimer

Frankfort man arrested on probation warrant

Harley Seelman
Harley Seelman

On May 12, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Harley Seelman, 35, of Frankfort, on a Frankfort town court violation of probation warrant for second-degree criminal contempt, a class A misdemeanor. Seelman was arraigned at the Town of Frankfort court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Utica Police and Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

Brandon Coffin
Brandon Coffin

Newport man arrested on DWI warrant
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brandon Coffin, 29, of Newport, May 12, on a Herkimer County Court violation of probation warrant for misdemeanor driving while intoxicated. Coffin was arraigned in Herkimer County Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

May 11, 2016

Herkimer

Ilion woman arrested on welfare fraud charges
On May 11, 2016, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County

Courtney Gallagher
Courtney Gallagher

Department of Social Services, arrested Courtney Gallagher, 27, of Ilion, charging her with fourth-degree welfare fraud and grand larceny in the fourth degree, both class E felonies. Gallagher allegedly received $2044 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between Jan. 1, 2016, and April 30, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. Gallagher was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the town of Herkimer court.

Ilion

Whitesboro man receives drug charges
Police arrested Christopher L. Brown, 32, of Whitesboro, May 11, charging him with criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and unlawful possession of marijuana. Brown was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

Man arrested for theft at Young’s Ace

Ronald J. Smith
Ronald J. Smith

The village of Ilion police department, with the assistance of the public and New York State Police, identified and arrested the suspect in a larceny at Young’s Ace in Ilion, that happened April 27. On May 11, police arrested Ronald J. Smith, Sr., 55, of Shells Bush Road, Herkimer, charging him with petit larceny. Smith was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

May 9, 2016

Herkimer

Woman arrested following traffic stop
Herkimer police arrested a young woman following a traffic stop May 9. Officers charged Cheneyrae Mumphrey, 21, of Mt. Vernon, with false personation, unlicensed operation and failure to yield right of way. Mumphrey was later released with appearance tickets.

Herkimer woman charged with welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of

Jennifer Ayres
Jennifer Ayres

Social Services, arrested Jennifer Ayres, 33, of Herkimer, May 9, charging her with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony, along with fifth-degree welfare fraud and petit larceny, both class A misdemeanors. Ayres allegedly failed to notify the Herkimer County Department of Social Services that a household member was incarcerated in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility. Ayres allegedly received $270 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits between Feb. 1, 2016, and March 31, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. Ayres was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Herkimer Court.

Ilion

Ilion man charged with grand larceny
Police arrested Christopher M. McDonald, 28, of John Street, Ilion, Monday, charging him with fourth-degree grand larceny, third-degree criminal mischief and for making a punishable false written statement. McDonald was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $3,000 cash bail.

May 6, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man arrested
Police arrested Jeremy M. Fitzgerald, 34, of West Street, Ilion, May 6, charging him with criminal possession of stolen property in the fifth degree. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

May 4, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man charged with felony DWI
Police arrested an Ilion man May 4, on multiple driving and alcohol charges. Officers charged Matthew J. Nasypany, 34, of Otsego Street, with felony driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than 1 percent, no/inadequate headlights, unlicensed operation and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Nasypany was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

May 2, 2016

Ilion

Two teens charged with arson at CVA
Police arrested two 14-year-old boys May 2, following an incident in which a garbage can and toilet paper were set on fire during school hours at Central Valley Academy in Ilion. Police charged both boys with second-degree arson and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Both were issued appearance tickets for family court.

April 30, 2016

Ilion

Woman arrested for driving drunk
Police arrested an Ilion woman for allegedly driving drunk at 11:58 p.m. April 30. Officers charged Kristin A. Klein, 45, of East Main Street, with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right, passing a red signal and using a portable electronic device. Klein was arraigned in village court and is due back in court at a later ate.

April 29, 2016

Herkimer

Woman arrested following Amber Alert
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alicia L. Seelbach, 27, of Frankfort, on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of child neglect. Seelbach was arraigned at Herkimer County Family Court and released to appear at a later date. The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Unit/ US Marshal Service Regional Fugitive Task Force, and Utica Police Warrants Division assisted in the apprehension of Seelbach.

April 27, 2016

Herkimer

Ilion woman charged with felony welfare fraud
On Wednesday, April 27, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department’s Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Evelynn S. Macri, 35, of Ilion, charging her with third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies, fourth-degree welfare fraud and fourth-degree

Evelyn Macri
Evelyn Macri

grand larceny, both class E felonies, fifth-degree welfare fraud and petit larceny, both class A misdemeanors.
Macri allegedly received a total of $2,156 in SNAP (food stamp) benefits, $3,315.38 in Medicaid benefits, and $450 in HEAP benefits, between Oct. 2013 and Sept. 2014, after she allegedly failed to accurately report her household income to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services.
Macri was arraigned before Little Falls City Court Judge Mark Rose, and released to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. She is scheduled to return to the Little Falls city court June 1.

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with harassment
Police arrested Gwen C. Conroy, 57, of East North Street, Ilion, at 6:16 p.m. Wednesday, charging her with disorderly conduct and second-degree harassment. Conroy was later released with appearance tickets.

April 25, 2016

Herkimer

Ilion woman charged with welfare fraud
On April 25, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Sharon

Sharon Davis
Sharon Davis

C. Davis, 29, of Ilion, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree, grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies, offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony, along with welfare fraud in the fifth degree and petit larceny, both class A misdemeanors.
Davis allegedly received $8979 in SNAP benefits and $375 in HEAP benefits between Sept. 1, 2013, and March 31, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive.
Davis was arraigned in the Town of Herkimer Court and directed to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. She is scheduled to return to court on May 10.

April 22, 2016

Herkimer

Frankfort man arrested for probation violation

Michael Czupryna
Michael Czupryna

The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Czupryna, 22, of Frankfort, on a Herkimer County court violation of probation warrant for third-degree attempted robbery, an E felony. Czupryna was arraigned, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

April 21, 2016

Herkimer

Woman arrested on warrant
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jaclyn Elthorp, 35, of Herkimer, on

Jaclyn Elthorp
Jaclyn Elthorp

a Herkimer County court violation of probation warrant for criminal possession of marijuana in the third degree, an E Felony. Elthorp was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Little Falls man arrested on support matter
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Lee Kuchman, 30, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County family court warrant in the matter of a child support proceeding.

Lee Kuchman
Lee Kuchman

Kuchman was arraigned and released to appear at a later date. Little Falls police, Herkimer police, and NYS Parole assisted in the apprehension.

Ilion

West Winfield man arrested on multiple charges
Police arrested a West Winfield man April 21 on an active arrest warrant. The warrant was issued for Christopher M. Wehrenberg, 29, on the charges of felony criminal contempt in the first degree, endangering the welfare of a child, criminal mischief, petit larceny and second-degree harassment. Wehrenberg was arraigned in village court and is due to return at a later date.

April 20, 2016

Herkimer

On Wednesday, April 20, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department welfare fraud

Samantha Gardner
Samantha Gardner

unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Samantha A. Gardner, of Frankfort, charging her with third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies. Gardner allegedly received a total of $3,200 in food stamp benefits between June 1, 2015, and March 31, 2016, after she allegedly failed to report her household income to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services. Gardner was arraigned before Little Falls City Court Judge Mark Rose and released on her own recognizance.

Ilion

Utica man arrested with hypodermics
Police arrested Tyler S. Tripolone, 20, of Utica, April 20, while in possession of a hypodermic instrument. Tripolone was later released on an appearance ticket.

April 19, 2016

Ilion

Man jailed on menacing/harassment charges
Ilion police arrested Alexander M. Waffle, 48, of the Glen Ridge Motel, Herkimer, Tuesday, charging him with third-degree menacing and second-degree harassment. Waffle was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail. Ilion officers were assisted by the New York State Police in the arrest.

April 16, 2016

Ilion

Teen arrested following high speed chase
Police arrested a 16-year-old Frankfort male after the teen led both Frankfort and Ilion police on a high speed chase through the two villages. Ilion police charged the boy with third-degree unlawful fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle, speed in zone: 79 MPH in a 35, speed in zone: 50 MPH in a 15, four counts of improper/no signal, driving on sidewalk, failure to keep right, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, failure to comply with a lawful order, failure to stop at a stop sign and unlicensed operation. The teen also faces multiple charges in the village of Frankfort. He was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail.

April 15, 2016

Herkimer

Eriche Ashe
Eriche Ashe

Out of state man arrested on theft warrant
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the village of Herkimer police department, arrested Erich Ashe, 30, of North Canton, Ohio, on a Herkimer County Indictment Warrant for fourth-degree grand larceny, an E Felony. Ashe was arraigned at county court and released to appear at a later date. Ashe was turned over to state police to answer an active bench warrant.

April 12, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man arrested on drug charges
Police arrested Tonka E. Warney, 23, of Ilion, Tuesday, charging him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. Warney was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

April 6, 2016

Herkimer

Herkimer man arrested on warrant
On April 6, the Herkimer County Sheriffs Office arrested Travis Congdon, 30, of Herkimer, on a violation of probation

Travis Congdon
Travis Congdon

warrant for petit larceny issued by the Herkimer village court. Congdon was arraigned at village court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

Ilion

Man charged with endangering child
Police arrested Lawrence A. Stoddard, 56, of West Street, Ilion, April 6, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child and harassment in the second degree. Stoddard was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to return at a later date.

Frankfort man arrested following motor vehicle accident
Police arrested a Frankfort man following a property damage accident April 6. Thomas L. Kubelius, 33, was charged with two counts of aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree, leaving the scene of a property damage accident, displaying a forged certificate of inspection, uninspected motor vehicle and second-degree harassment. Kubelius was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Woman arrested for alleged shoplifting
Police arrested a Frankfort woman for allegedly stealing property from an Ilion business on four separate occasions. Monica M. Pavia, 30, of Acme Road, was arrested April 6 on four separate counts of petit larceny. Pavia was later released on appearance tickets.

April 2, 2016

Ilion

Woman charged with assault, endangerment
Ilion police arrested Kimberly Bryant, 55, of Cottage Street, Ilion, Saturday, charging her with endangering the welfare of a child and third-degree assault. Bryant was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

Syracuse man arrested in Ilion for DWI
Police arrested a Syracuse man April 2, on multiple alcohol and traffic charges, police said. Officers charged John A. Henderson, 59, with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than one percent, aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, no headlights and un-inspected motor vehicle. Henderson was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

April 1, 2016

Ilion

Ilion man jailed on drug charges
Police arrested an Ilion man April 1, on multiple drug charges. Jonathan R. Webster, 31, of West Main Street, was charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. Webster was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

Man arrested after allegedly smoking pot in car
Police arrested Bradley Cushman, 31, of Elizabethtown Road, Ilion, April 1, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana. The arrest came after police received a complaint that Cushman was smoking marijuana in his car in front of a local business. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

March 31, 2016

Tamara Doxtader
Tamara Doxtader

Herkimer

Little Falls woman arrested on drug warrant
On March 31, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tamara Doxtader ,24, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County Court Violation of Probation Warrant for criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree, a class B Felony. Doxtader is being held in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility pending arraignment.

March 30, 2016

Linda Tyoe
Linda Tyoe
Herkimer
Little Falls woman charged with welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Linda L. Tyoe, 54, of Curtis Road in Little Falls, March 30, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies. Tyoe allegedly received $22,156.82 in New York State Medicaid benefits between Jan. 1, 2014, and Feb. 9, 2016, which she was not entitled to receive. Tyoe was arraigned in the City of Little Falls Court and directed to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. She is scheduled to return to court at a later date.
March 29, 2016
Ilion
Ilion woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested Andrea NM. Rivera, 26, of Coleman Place, Ilion, on an active arrest warrant for endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. She was arraigned in village court and is due to return to court at a later date.
March 28, 2016
Herkimer

Man arrested on family court matter

Ryan Leuenberger
Ryan Leuenberger

On March 28, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ryan D. Leuenberger, 29, of Ilion, on a Herkimer County family court warrant in the matter of a family offense proceeding. Leuenberger was arraigned, and released to appear at a later date.

March 27, 2016
Ilion
Teen allegedly injured police officers
Police arrested an 18-year-old Frankfort female following a traffic stop at 3:40 a.m. March 27, and things allegedly escalated quickly. The teen, whose name was not released, allegedly pushed a police officer, resisted arrest and then further fought with officers causing injury to two of them. The girl was charged with second-degree harassment, resisting arrest, two counts of assault on a police officer (felonies), unlawful possession of marijuana and possession of alcohol under the age of 21 with intent to consume. The teen was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility.
March 26, 2016
Ilion
Man charged with DWI and no license
Police arrested an Ilion man March 26, on multiple traffic charges, leading to his being sent to jail. Kenneth G. Polley, 47, of Brewer Road, was charged with felony aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, driving while intoxicated and two counts of failure to stop at a stop sign and failure to signal. Polley was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.
March 24, 2016
Herkimer
Michael Pett, II
Michael Pett, II

Man jailed on support matter
On March 24Michael Pett, II, 20, of Rome, was arrested by the Herkimer County sheriff’s office on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Pett was arraigned, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Oneida County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the arrest.

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with harassment
Police arrested Tabatha Colomb, 41, of Hoefler Avenue, Ilion, Thursday, charging her with second-degree harassment. Colomb was arraigned in village court and released to appear at a later date.

March 23, 2016
Herkimer

Woman charged for alleged welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services Fraud Investigations Unit, arrested Lydia M. Thornton, 33, of Green Street, Herkimer, March 23. Thornton was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, all class E felonies. Thornton allegedly received $1,944.25 in Temporary Assistance Benefits between Nov. 26, 2013, and March 28, 2014, which she was not entitled to receive.

Joseph Rounds
Joseph Rounds

March 22, 2016

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court warrant
The Herkimer County sheriff’s office arrested Joseph Rounds, 34, of Little Falls,

Cherie Cool
Cherie Cool

March 22, on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Rounds was arraigned, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

Woman arrested on support matter
On March 22, Cherie Cool, 43, of Fultonville, was arrested by the Herkimer County sheriff’s office on a Herkimer County Family Court Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Cool was arraigned, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the arrest.

 

 March 21, 2016
Herkimer

Man arrested on probation violation
On Monday, March 21, Joshua Paul Cook, 24, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a violation of

Joshua Cook
Joshua Cook

probation warrant. Cook was convicted of second-degree menacing in Montgomery County. He was at the Herkimer police department on an unrelated matter when he was arrested. Cook was transported to city of Little Falls court for arraignment and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Ilion
Man arrested for DWI
Police arrested an Ilion man March 21, on multiple traffic charges. William F. Carcone, 62, of Barringer Road, was charged with driving while intoxicated, refusing a breath test and failure to dim headlights. Carcone was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
March 18, 2016
Ilion
Two charged with drug possession
Police arrested two people just before 11 p.m., March 18, on assorted drug and traffic charges. Officers arrested William E. Brown, 56, of West Main Street, Mohawk, on the charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and operating a motor vehicle with side windows not transparent. Also arrested was Penny R. Garski, 55, of Harter Street, Herkimer, on the charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Both were later released with appearance tickets.
Man arrested following traffic stop
A Walton man was arrested on multiple charges following a traffic stop on Otsego Street March 18, at about 8:20 p.m., police said. Tucker J. Vogt, 19, was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, unlawful possession of marijuana and multiple traffic infractions. Vogt was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
Teen charged with criminal mischief
Ilion police arrested a 17-year-old male Friday, charging him with fourth-degree criminal mischief. The teen was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance, while being ordered to report to the Herkimer County probation department to be put on electronic monitoring. He is due to appear in court at a later date.
Teen put on electronic monitoring
Police arrested a 16-year-old male March 18, on the charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. He was arraigned in village court and released with orders to report to the Herkimer County probation department for electronic monitoring. He is due to appear in court at a later date.
March 17, 2016
Ilion
Ilion man charged with endangerment/harassment
Police arrested Jordan Z. Burks, 25, of East Clark Street, Ilion, March 17, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child under the age of 17 and second-degree harassment. The arrest came after Burks allegedly engaged in a physical domestic dispute. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $750 cash bail.

March 14, 2016

Frankfort

Woman arrested on DWI, Leandra’s Law

Crystal Jones
Crystal Jones

State police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle on Acme Road in Frankfort, and subsequently discovered a female driver under the influence of drugs with her 2-year-old son in the passenger seat of the vehicle, police said. Crystal Jones, 28, of Newport, was arrested and charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, aggravated driving while intoxicated-child in vehicle (Leandra’s Law) and endangering the welfare of a child. Jones was arraigned in town of Litchfield court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Ilion

Woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested Lori A. Countryman, 51, of Ilion, March 14, on an active felony arrest warrant for criminal mischief in the second degree and second-degree harassment. Countryman was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

March 11, 2016
Herkimer
Two arrested with 644 cartons of cigarettes
State police performed a traffic stop on the NYS Thruway near exit 30, Friday morning, and discovered more than 644 cartons of untaxed cigarettes in the vehicle, state police said. Troopers arrested driver Raymond Stock, 42, and his passenger Diana Garley, 59, both of Herkimer, who were charged by the Department of Taxation and Finance, Albany

Troopers seized 664 cartons of untaxed cigarettes.
Troopers seized 644 cartons of untaxed cigarettes.

Division, with felony possession and transportation of untaxed cigarettes and felony fourth-degree criminal tax fraud. Investigators from the New York State Police Special Investigation Unit in Utica assisted at the scene. Stock and Garley were arraigned in Ilion village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 bail.

Ilion
Woman charged with drug possession
Police arrested Kaela E. Breen, of Orchard Street, Ilion, March 11, charging her with seventh-degree possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of hypodermic needle/syringe and criminally using drug paraphernalia in the second degree. Breen was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,500 cash bail.
March 10, 2016
Herkimer
Jason Pasquale
Jason Pasquale

Man jailed for probation violation
Jason A. Pasquale, 30, of Little Falls, was arrested Thursday, March 10, on a violation of probation warrant. Pasquale was arrested at the Herkimer County Office Building prior to his scheduled appointment with probation. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Pasquale was placed on probation Aug. 6, 2015, for the charge of fourth-degree grand larceny (credit card) a class E felony.

March 9, 2016
Ilion
Man arrested following domestic dispute
An Ilion man was arrested following a domestic incident during which he allegedly destroyed property that belonged to another person and allegedly made threats, police said. Zachary J. Blum, 26, of West North Street, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Blum was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $700 cash bail.
March 7, 2016
Herkimer

Man jailed on probation violation
On Monday, March 07, Jamie G. Gibson, 36, of West Winfield, was arrested on a violation of probation warrant.  Gibson was arrested at the Herkimer County Office Building prior to his scheduled appointment with probation. Gibson was placed on probation June 4, 2013, for the charge of aggravated driving while

Jamie Gibson
Jamie Gibson

intoxicated, a class E felony. Gibson was transported to the Herkimer County court for arraignment and subsequesntly remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Ilion
Woman jailed on DWI charges
An Ilion woman was jailed following an arrest on drunk driving charges March 7. Sherlyn K. Kinney, 26, was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, passing a steady red light, failure to keep right, speeding in zone and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Kinney was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.
March 4, 2016
Ilion
Man charged with endangering child
Police arrested Caleb J. Hall, Jr., 32, of East North Street, Ilion, March 4, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. Hall was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
March 1, 2016
Herkimer
Man arrested on warrant for grand larceny
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s warrants division, arrested Ryan Mullen, 32, of Little Falls, on a Herkimer County court

Ryan Mullen
Ryan Mullen

violation of probation warrant for the following charges: two counts of fourth-degree grand larceny, and one count of third-degree grand larceny, all felonies. Mullen was arraigned at county court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Probation assisted in the arrest.

February 29, 2016

Ilion

Man charged with drunk driving
Ilion police arrested James R. Crossway, II, 24, of Whitesboro, at 12:53 a.m. Feb. 29, charging him with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content greater than .18 percent, improper left turn, failure to keep right, and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle. Crossway was issued traffic tickets and released to a third party.

February 26, 2016
Ilion
Frankfort woman charged with petit larceny
Police arrested Norma J. Dallas, 60, of Frankfort, on Feb. 26, and charged her with petit larceny. Dallas was issued an appearance ticket and released to a third party.
February 25, 2016
Ilion
Ilion woman charged with theft
Police arrested Allie M. Galeotti, 25, of Ilion, Thursday, charging her with petit larceny and false impersonation. Galeotti was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
February 24, 2016
Schuyler
Jonathon Smoulcey
Jonathon Smoulcey

Utica man arrested on weapons charge
On Wednesday, Feb. 24, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Utica man at his place of business in the town of Schuyler. Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office personnel, armed with a search warrant, searched a Re-Utilize CNY, located at 2209 State Route 5, in the town of Schuyler. Officers subsequently arrested Jonathon D. Smoulcey, of Utica, and charged him with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a class D felony. He was arraigned in Schuyler town court and released after posting on $2,500 cash bail. The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office, New York State Police investigators, New York State Police SORT team and Explosives Canine.

February 19, 2016
Herkimer
Woman arrested in family court matter
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Marissa Williams, 22, of Ilion, Feb. 19, on a Herkimer County Family

Marissa Williams
Marissa Williams

Court Arrest Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Williams was arraigned in family court, and released to appear at a later date.

February 18, 2016
Herkimer

Woman charged with welfare fraud, grand larceny 
On Thursday, Feb. 18, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer

Jacqueline Williams
Jacqueline Williams

County Department of Social Services Fraud Investigations Unit, arrested Jacqueline R. Williams, 39, of Frankfort. Williams was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud and fourth-degree grand larceny, both class E felonies.
Williams allegedly received $1,746 in New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Benefits between Dec. 1, 2014, and Aug. 31, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive.
Williams was arraigned in the city of Little Falls court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail or $4,000 bond.

Sheriffs arrest man on support matter
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael Berry, 28, of Ilion, Feb. 18,

Michael Berry
Michael Berry

on a Herkimer County Family Court Arrest Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Berry voluntarily surrendered at the Herkimer County Office Building, was arraigned in family court, and was released to appear at a later date.

Man charged with having contraband in jail
A Herkimer County man has been accused of possessing dangerous

Nicholas Green
Nicholas Green

contraband, according to Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office investigators. Nicholas Green, 31, of Herkimer, was arrested on a felony charge of promoting prison contraband in the first degree. The alleged possession took place while Green was an inmate at Herkimer County Correctional Facility. He was arraigned in the village of Ilion court and is being held on $3,000 bail or $6,000 bond.

Ilion
Man arrested following domestic dispute
Police arrested a Frankfort man following a domestic dispute in Ilion Thursday. Officers charged Richard F. Viti, Jr., 33, with criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment. Viti was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
February 14, 2016
Ilion
Man charged with assault
Police arrested Jeromie J. Wheatley, 35, of Ilion, Feb. 14, charging him with second-degree criminal mischief and third-degree assault. The arrest came after a domestic dispute. Wheatley was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,500 cash bail.
February 12, 2016
Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant

Blake Voorhees
Blake Voorhees

Herkimer County sheriffs arrested Blake Voorhees, 27, of Mohawk, Feb. 12, on a Herkimer Count Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Voorhees was arraigned at Little Falls town court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in Lieu of bail.

Kayleigh Jasewicz
Kayleigh Jasewicz

Woman jailed for alleged theft, violating probation
On Feb. 12, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Kayleigh Jasewicz, 29, of Herkimer, on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Herkimer village court for petit larceny. Jasewicz was arraigned at Little Falls town court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in Lieu of bail.

February 11, 2016
Ilion
Man charged with menace
Police arrested Brett W. Hilts, 20, of Ilion, Feb. 11, charging him with second-degree menacing. Hilts was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail. Ilion police were

Brandon McNair
Brandon McNair

assisted by the New York State Police.

February 9, 2016
Herkimer

Man arrested in HCCF
On Feb. 9, the Herkimer County sheriffs arrested Brandon McNair, 24, of Herkimer, for promoting prison contraband in the second degree, an A misdemeanor. The charge stemmed from an incident which took place in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility. McNair was arraigned and remanded back to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

Man arrested on family court warrant

Gerald Daguillo
Gerald Daguillo

The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gerald Daguillo, 37, of East Berne, Feb. 9, on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant for child support. Daguillo was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility to serve a 30 day sentence.

February 8, 2016
Herkimer

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On Monday, Feb. 8, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services Fraud Investigations Unit, arrested Melissa A. Doolen, 34, of Herkimer, charging her with fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, all class E felonies. Doolen allegedly received $2962.53 in New York State Child Care Assistance benefits between Oct. 1, 2013, and July 31, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive.

February 7, 2016
Ilion
Man charged in alleged theft
Police charged Melvin L. Kinney, Jr., 38, of Ilion, with petit larceny Sunday. The arrest came after a complaint that Kinney stole property belonging to another person. Kinney was issued an appearance ticket and released to appear in court at a later date.
February 5, 2016
Ilion
Man arrested for unlicensed driving
Police arrested an Ilion man following a traffic stop Feb. 5. Officers charged Lafayette G. Pilipovic, 22, with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree and driving without headlights. Pilipovic was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.
Man allegedly left scene of accident
Police arrested Todd C. Barretta, 32, of Frankfort, after he allegedly left the scene of an accident at 11:35 p.m. Feb. 5. Barretta was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, speed not prudent and leaving the scene of a personal injury motor vehicle accident. Barretta was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.
February 3, 2016
Herkimer

Man arrested on alleged welfare fraud
On Feb. 3, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County

Timothy Smith
Timothy Smith

Department of Social Services, arrested Timothy A. Smith, 47, of Fort Plain, charging him with third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies. Smith allegedly received a total of $3,952 in food stamp benefits between May 1, 2013, and April 30, 2014, after he allegedly failed to report his income to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services.

Smith was arraigned before Little Falls City Court Judge Mark Rose and released on his own recognizance.

February 2, 2016
Ilion
Man jailed on contempt, harassment
Ilion police arrested Leo J. LaFrance, 63, of Ilion, Feb. 2, on the charges of first-degree criminal contempt and second-degree harassment. LaFrance was arraigned and in German Flatts town court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
January 28, 2016
Ilion
LF man jailed after traffic stop
Ilion police arrested a Little Falls man following a traffic stop Jan. 28. Devin V. Mannuzza, 25, was charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a felony, driving while ability impaired by drugs and alcohol, consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle and no headlights. Mannuzza was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.
January 25, 2016
Herkimer
Man charged with welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Michael J. DeGaetano, 35, of Port Jervis, Jan. 26, charging him with fifth-degree welfare fraud and petit larceny, both class A misdemeanors, and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony.
DeGaetano allegedly received a total of $802 in benefits, between Jan. 1 and May 31, 2015, after he allegedly failed to report his employment to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services and he continued to collect benefits.
DeGaetano was issued an appearance ticket.
January 24, 2016
Ilion
Man arrested, jailed
Ilion police arrested Christopher M. Wehrenberg, 27, of Ilion, Sunday, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child, criminal obstruction of breathing and second-degree harassment. Wehrenberg was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.
January 22, 2016
Ilion
Man receives multiple DWI and traffic charges
Police arrested an Ilion man Jan. 22, on multiple traffic infractions. John A. Henderson, 58, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, speed in zone, failure to stop for a stop sign, improper passing, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and insufficient turn signal less than 100 feet. Henderson was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.
January 20, 2016
Herkimer

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On Wednesday, Jan. 20, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social

Richelle Bienkowski
Richelle Bienkowski

Services Investigations Unit, arrested Richelle L. Bienkowski, 30, of Newport, charging her with third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies, along with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony.

Bienkowski allegedly received $16,645 in SNAP benefits between July 1, 2012, and April 30, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive. Bienkowski was arraigned in the Town of Little Falls Court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.

January 18, 2016
Ilion
Teen arrested in connection to fireworks
Police arrested an Ilion teen Jan. 18, in connection to fireworks use. Edward A. McGowan, 19, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child, two counts of trespass and unlawful dealing with fireworks. McGowan was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.
January 17, 2016
Le Anne Bishop
Le Anne Bishop

Herkimer

Woman arrested on family court issue
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Leanne Bishop,41, Sunday, on a family court warrant. She was taken into custody at the Gloversville police department, arraigned at the Town of Little Falls Court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail or $1000 bond.

January 16, 2016
Herkimer
Man accused of driving drunk
Police arrested an Ilion man for allegedly driving drunk Saturday. Matthew K. Johnson, 22, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and driving the wrong way on a one-way street. Johnson was issued appearance tickets and released.
January 14, 2016
Herkimer

Man arrested on burglary warrant
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Scott A. Wells, 40, of Syracuse, Jan. 14, on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Herkimer County court for burglary in the third degree, a class D felony. Wells was arraigned in Herkimer County court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. The Syracuse police department’s Warrants Unit assisted in the arrest.

January 11, 2016
Herkimer
Arrest followed dispute
Police arrested an Ilion woman following a dispute at her residence, at 9:15 a.m. Jan. 11, police reported. Jeanne M. Zabele, 39, was charged with criminal mischief. Zabele was arraigned in village court and subsequently released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.
Ilion
Man charged with assault
Officers arrested 19-year-old Christopher J. McGraw, of Ilion, charging him with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor. McGraw was later released with an appearance ticket.
January 8, 2016
Ilion
Two teens arrested
Ilion police arrested two 16-year-old males, Jan. 8, charging both with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Each were issued an appearance ticket and released to appear in court at a later date.
January 7, 2016
Herkimer
Richard Grower Jr.
Richard Grower Jr.
Man arrested, jailed on warrant
On Jan. 7, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Richard Grower Jr., 29, of Herkimer, on a warrant for violation of probation, issued out of Little Falls City Court, for fifth-degree conspiracy. Grower was arraigned at Little Falls Town Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.
Ilion
Ilion teen arrested
Police arrested a 16-year-old Ilion male Jan. 7, charging him with fourth-degree criminal mischief. The teen was issued an appearance ticket and released.
January 6, 2016
Herkimer
Man arrested for driving drunk
Police arrested David King, 25, of Vermont, at 11:41 p.m. on Jan. 6, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated and failure to use a turn signal. King was arraigned, but no further information is available.
Ilion
Man jailed on stolen property charge
Police arrested an Ilion man Jan. 6, with the assistance of state police. Bryan P. Wentworth, 32, was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. Wentworth was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.
January 5, 2015
Herkimer
Teen arrested, jailed
A 17-year-old Herkimer male was arrested at 9:57 p.m. Tuesday, on the charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. The teen was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail, $1,000 bond.
January 2, 2015
Ilion
Teen charged with mischief, harassment
Police arrested 19-year-old Treqwanel Hartwell, of Ilion, Jan. 2, charging him with fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Hartwell was later released with appearance tickets.
December 30, 2015
Herkimer
Man arrested for firing BB gun
Police arrested a young man for allegedly firing a BB gun at a stop sign at the intersection of Church and Henry streets in the village Dec. 30. Colton A. Thomes, 20, was charged with criminal mischief and discharging a firearm (local law). He was released on appearance tickets.
Ilion
Man arrested following accident
Police arrested an Ilion man following a property damage accident Dec. 30. Officers charged Timothy E. Teeter, 55, with driving while intoxicated, backing unsafely, leaving the scene of a property damage accident and refusal to submit chemical test. Teeter was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.
December 27, 2015
Herkimer
Man charged with harassment
Police arrested Kyle E. Manley, 27, of Pawling, on South Washington Street Sunday, charging him with second-degree harassment. Manley was later released with an appearance ticket.
Ilion man charged in Herkimer
Police arrested an Ilion man on South Washington Street Dec. 27. Matthew D. Soullas, 24, was charged with disorderly conduct and released with an appearance ticket.
December 26, 2015
Herkimer
Two arrested on conspiracy charges
Officers arrested two people Dec. 26, in the village of Herkimer. Police charged John H. Carr, 66, of Herkimer, with sixth-degree conspiracy and second-degree criminal contempt. He was held for arraignment. Also arrested, was Josephine R. Finley, 50, of Herkimer. Finley was charged with sixth-degree conspiracy and later released with an appearance ticket.
December 24, 2015
Herkimer
Woman charged with obstruction
Police arrested Angel S. Croniser, 32, of Herkimer, on West State Street Dec. 24, charging her with obstructing governmental administration. She was released on an appearance ticket.
Man charged with driving drunk
Police arrested 33-year-old Charles D. Carey, of Mohawk, on West State Street Thursday, charging him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and disobeying a traffic control device. Carey was later released on uniform traffic tickets.
December 23, 2015
Herkimer
Ilion man arrested for shoplifting
Officers arrested an Ilion man after he allegedly stole merchandise from Wal-Mart Dec. 23. Joshua E. Belcher, 32, was charged with petit larceny. He was later released with an appearance ticket.
Man jailed on theft charge
A Hoosick Falls man was jailed following his arrest for an alleged theft. Jonathan S. Martin was charged with petit larceny. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.
December 18, 2015
Herkimer
Man arrested on family court matter

On Dec. 18, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office, arrested Carl Hoag, 48, of Richfield Springs, on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Hoag was arraigned in family court, and released to appear at a later date. The Otsego County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the arrest.

Timothy Murray
Timothy Murray
Mohawk man arrested on warrant
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Timothy Murray, 30, of Mohawk, on Dec. 18, on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Murray was arraigned at family court and released to appear at a later date. Murray was then turned over to the Herkimer Police on an active bench warrant out of Herkimer Village Court.

December 17, 2015

Herkimer

Woman jailed on theft warrant
On Dec. 17, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Amanda Przyblek, 29,

Amanda Przyblek
Amanda Przyblek

of Schuyler, on a bench warrant for petit larceny issued out of the town of Frankfort

William Heinig
William Heinig

court. Przyblek was arraigned in Frankfort town court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

December 16, 2015

Herkimer

On Dec. 16, William Heinig, 19, of Utica, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a violation of probation warrant issued out of Little Falls City Court for the misdemeanor charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. Heinig was arraigned at the Town of German Flatts Court, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail. Herkimer County Probation assisted in the arrest.

December 14, 2015

Herkimer

Megan Bienkowski photo
Megan Bienkowski

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On Monday, Dec. 14, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services Fraud Investigations Unit, arrested Megan M. Bienkowski, 29, of Whitesboro.  Bienkowski was charged with welfare fraud in the third degree, grand larceny in the third degree (both class D felonies), along with fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny, and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing (all class E felonies).
Bienkowski allegedly received $3,649.61 in New York State Temporary Cash Assistance and $1,940 in SNAP benefits between Dec. 1, 2014, and April 30, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive.
Bienkowski was arraigned in the town of Little Falls court and directed to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. She is scheduled to return to that court, on Jan. 25, 2016.

December 11, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on previous DWI charge
On Dec. 11, Alan Patterson, 38, of Herkimer, was arrested by the Herkimer County sheriff’s office on a Herkimer

Alan Patterson
Alan Patterson

County court violation of probation warrant for felony driving while intoxicated. Patterson was arraigned in county court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Herkimer County Probation and Glenville Town Police assisted in the arrest.

December 10, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested in connection with support proceedings
On Dec. 10, the Herkimer County sheriff’s office arrested Elwood Austin III, 34, of Schuyler, on a Herkimer County family court arrest warrant in the matter of support proceedings. Austin was arraigned at family court, and released to appear at a later date.

December 9, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court warrant
The Herkimer County sheriff’s office arrested Leon Everson, Jr., 41, of Herkimer, on Dec. 9, on a Herkimer County family court arrest warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Everson was arraigned in family court, and released to appear at a later date.

Cynthia Camarata
Cynthia Camarata

December 8, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for welfare fraud
On Dec. 8, the Herkimer County sheriff’s office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services Welfare Fraud Unit, arrested Cynthia A. Camarata, of Little Falls, charging her with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing (a class E felony), third-degree welfare fraud (a class D felony), and third-degree grand larceny (a class D felony), after she allegedly failed to report income and fraudulently received $3,851 in public assistance benefits, i.e. food stamps. Camarata was arraigned in town of Little Falls court, and directed to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring. Camarata is to return to the town of Little Falls court at a later date.

December 7, 2015

Elwood Austin III
Elwood Austin III

Ilion

Woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested Anna Allocco, 38, of Herkimer, Dec. 7, on an arrest warrant issued for the charge of petit larceny. Allocco was arraigned in village court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.

Man arrested on warrant, jailed
A man arrested Dec. 6, was arrested again Dec. 7, and this time, ended up in jail. Ryan C. Carroll, 27, of Ilion, was arrested Dec. 6, and charged with petit larceny for allegedly stealing merchandise from Rite Aid. On Dec. 7, police arrested Carroll on an outstanding warrant. He was arraigned following his second arrest and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Man jailed for criminal mischief
Police arrested Derek M. Martin, 25, of Ilion, Dec. 7, charging him with felony criminal mischief and misdemeanor criminal mischief. Martin was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

December 6, 2015

Ilion

Man arrested for shoplifting
Police arrested an Ilion man for allegedly stealing product from the Ilion Rite Aid Dec. 6. Ryan C. Carroll, 27, was charged with petit larceny. He was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Man charged with mischief, contempt, harassment
An Ilion man was arrested and jailed Dec. 6 on multiple charges. Andrew J. Roach, 19, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief, second-degree criminal contempt and second-degree harassment. Roach was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

December 5, 2015

Ilion

Trespass leads to drug charges
Police arrested George W. Eissler, 37, of Mohawk, Dec. 5, charging him with trespass, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of hypodermic syringes and unlawful possession and use of a toxic inhalant. Eissler was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

Joseph Rounds
Joseph Rounds

December 1, 2015

Herkimer

On Dec. 1, Joseph Rounds, 33, of Little Falls, was arrested by the Herkimer County sheriff’s office on a Herkimer County Family Court arrest warrant in the matter of support proceedings. Rounds was arraigned at family court, and released to appear at a later date. Little Falls Police assisted in the arrest.

November 26, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with driving drunk
Police arrested 39-year-old Raymond A. Shepard, of Mohawk, Nov. 26, charging him with driving while intoxicated and driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent. Shepard was released on appearance tickets.

November 25, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested a West Winfield woman on a warrant for issuing a bad check. PeggySue Sutton, 47, was arrested Nov. 25, arraigned and released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

November 24, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant for terroristic threats
On Nov. 24, RaVonn Burks, 28, of Herkimer, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer

RaVonn Burks
RaVonn Burks

County court violation of probation warrant for making a terroristic threat, a class D felony. Burks was arraigned in county court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. Ilion Police and Herkimer County Probation assisted in the apprehension of Burks.

Ilion

Man arrested on warrant
Ilion police arrested Gary Perkett, 36, of Ilion, Nov. 24, on an outstanding warrant issued by village court. Perkett was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,250 cash bail.

November 23, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for SNAP abuse/theft

Stacey Krasko
Stacey Krasko

On Nov. 23, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Stacey A. Krasko, 40 of Little Falls, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree, grand larceny in the third degree (both class D felonies), along with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, a class E felony. Krasko allegedly received $9714 in SNAP benefits between Dec. 1, 2013, and Sept. 30, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive. Krasko was arraigned in the Town of Little Falls Court and released on her own recognizance to appear at a later date.

November 20, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with theft
Police arrested Raymond A. Miller, 23, of Herkimer, Nov. 20, on the charge of petit larceny. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

November 19, 2015

Ilion

Teen accused of sexually abusing 5-year-old
A 15-year-old Ilion male was arrested Thursday morning, on the charge of first-degree sexual abuse, a class D felony, for allegedly sexually abusing a 5-year-old on the evening of Nov. 15 at an Ilion residence. An investigation into the matter began Nov. 16 with Ilion police, the Herkimer County Department of Child Protective Services and the Herkimer County YWCA Child Advocacy Center working together. Following his arrest, the teen was released into the custody of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, and has been scheduled to appear at the Herkimer County Probation Department at a later date. No further information on the suspect and child can be released due to their ages.

Woman charged with assault
Police arrested 35-year-old Marlena L. Murray, of Ilion, Thursday, charging her with third-degree assault. Murray was later released on her own recognizance.

November 18, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for DWAI
Police arrested Douglas J. Jerold, 58, of Ilion, Nov. 18, following a traffic stop. Jerold was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and alcohol, unlicensed operation and speed in zone. He was released with appearance tickets.

November 16, 2015

Herkimer

Two arrested following traffic stop
Two Albany men were arrested in Herkimer Nov. 16, following a traffic stop. Keion J. Kirkley, Jr., 21, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, Maneif R. Fields, 22, was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and disobeying a traffic control device. Both were later released on appearance tickets.

November 13, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested Michael L. Dennis, 22, of Mohawk, on a bench warrant, Nov. 13. The warrant was issued for the charge of second-degree criminal impersonation. Dennis was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $300 cash bail.

Man jailed on possession charge
Police arrested Christopher C. Sheffler, 32, of Herkimer, Friday, charging him with criminal possession of stolen

Cory E. Streeter, 23, of Ilion
Cory E. Streeter, 23, of Ilion

property in the fourth degree. Sheffler was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Man charged with rape
On Nov. 13, Cory E. Streeter, 23, of Ilion, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Court Violation of Probation Warrant for third-degree rape, a felony. Streeter was arraigned at County Court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

November 12, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for drug possession
Police arrested Martin T. Austin, Jr., 27, of Herkimer, Nov. 12, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana, inadequate exhaust and uninspected vehicle. Austin was later released with appearance tickets.

Ilion man arrested on warrant
An Ilion man had additional charges added as officers attempted to arrest him on a bench warrant Nov. 12. Gary J. Perkett, 36, was arrested on a warrant and additionally charged with obstructing governmental administration in the second degree and resisting arrest. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

November 7, 2015

Herkimer

Man accused of driving drunk
Police arrested a Herkimer man following a traffic stop Nov. 7. Thomas Pham, 22, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and disobeying a traffic control device. He was released with an appearance ticket.

November 6, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with assault
Police arrested Record L. Trevett, 33, of Herkimer, Nov. 6, charging him with third-degree assault and unlawful possession of marijuana. Trevett was later released with an appearance ticket.

Man charged in theft
Herkimer police arrested Brandon Frantz, 28, of Herkimer, charging him with petit larceny and possession of synthetic drugs (local law). Police released Frantz with an appearance ticket.

November 5, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with endangering child
Herkimer police arrested John A. Cutshaw, 34, of Herkimer, Nov. 5, and charged him with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man charged with assault
Police arrested James H. Paul, 53, of Colonial Manor, Ilion, Nov. 5, and charged him with third-degree assault. Pau was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

November 4, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with burglary
Police arrested Kyle Everett Stone, 17, of Herkimer, Nov. 4, on the charges of second-degree burglary, fourth-degree criminal mischief, petit larceny and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.

November 3, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with obstruction/resisting
Police arrested Jason R. Jeffers, 43, of Herkimer, Tuesday, on the charges of obstructing governmental administration and resisting arrest. Jeffers was later released with appearance tickets.

Ilion

Man jailed following traffic stop and accident
An Ilion man wound up in jail following a traffic stop that led to an accident Nov. 3. Police attempted to pull over Daniel N. Hoage at 12:41 p.m. Tuesday, during which Hoage got into a minor accident. He was subsequently charged with felony driving while intoxicated, felony aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, aggravated driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .18 percent and failure to keep right. Hoage was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Man jailed for criminal mischief/child endangerment
Police arrested Cory M. Perrault, 37, of Ilion, Tuesday, charging him with third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Perrault was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

November 2, 2015

Herkimer

Man jailed for endangerment
A Herkimer man was jailed following his arrest Nov. 2. Nicholas C. Green, 30, was arrested on a bench warrant issued on the charge of second-degree reckless endangerment. Green was sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

November 1, 2015

Ilion

Teen charged with drug possession
Ilion police arrested Mitchell R. DeCarr, 18, of Little Falls, and charged him with unlawful possession of marijuana Nov. 1. DeCarr was issued an appearance ticket and released.

October 29, 2015

Herkimer

Teen arrested for theft
Police arrested Tara B. Worden, 18, of Dolgeville, Oct. 29, charging her with petit larceny. Worden was later released with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man arrested following accident
A Herkimer man was arrested following a minor vehicle accident Thursday afternoon. Edwin Guzman, 57, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and following too closely. Guzman was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

October 26, 2015

Ilion

Man arrested following accident
Police arrested a Mohawk resident following a property damage accident in the Ilion Stewart’s parking lot Oct. 26. Harland T. Mower III, 54, was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .18 percent and unsafe backing. Mower was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $250 cash bail.

Man accused of breaking protection order
Officers arrested a Rome man following a complaint that he violated an order of protection in the village of Ilion Oct. 26. Robert Didomenico was charged with second-degree criminal contempt. Didomenico was arraigned in the German Flatts town court and released on his own recognizance to appear at a later date.

October 25, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for theft
A Herkimer man was arrested for an alleged theft Oct. 25. Police arrested William C. Day, 42, on the charge of petit larceny. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Utica teen arrested in Ilion
Police arrested an 18-year-old Utica resident on two counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief Oct. 25. The teen was released with an appearance ticket.

October 24, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for drug possession
Police arrested Stephanie Conroy, 22, of Vernon Center, Oct. 24, charging her with unlawful possession of marijuana. Conroy was later released with an appearance ticket.

Teen arrested following traffic stop
A 19-year-old was arrested following a traffic stop Oct. 24, in Herkimer. Felicia Bernier, of Canastota, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and failure to keep right. She was later released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Ilion man charged with theft
Police arrested Matthew L. Maiorano, 30, of Ilion, charging him with petit larceny Oct. 24. Maiorano was later released on an appearance ticket.

October 23, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for theft
Herkimer police arrested Brandon S. Frantz, 28, of Herkimer, Oct. 23, charging him with petit larceny. Frantz was later released with an appearance ticket.

October 22, 2015

Ilion

Woman arrested on multiple drug, alcohol and traffic charges
Police arrested Alexis D. Walters, 21, of Ilion, following a traffic stop Oct. 22, and charged her with felony driving while intoxicated, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, operation of a motor vehicle without an Interlock Device, unlawful possession of marijuana and operating a motor vehicle without headlights. Walters was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

October 21, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On Oct. 21, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Patricia A. Stanley, 38, of Cold Brook, charging her with two counts each of third-degree welfare fraud and third-degree grand larceny, both class D felonies, along with one count each of fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, all class E felonies.
Stanley allegedly received $1250 in HEAP benefits between Oct. 1, 2013 and Sept. 30, 2015, $20,071 in SNAP benefits between Jan. 5, 2012 and June 30, 2015, and $11,372.59 in New York MEDICAID benefits between Sept. 1, 2012 and Feb. 28, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive.

Ilion

Man arrested in BOCES lock-down incident
Ilion police arrested a Utica man in connection with the hit-and-run incident that caused the former Remington Elementary School to be on lock-down Oct. 20. Dakota L. Mander, 20, was arrested Oct. 21, on the charges of second-degree assault, reckless driving, leaving the scene of a personal injury accident and leaving the scene of a property damage accident. On Oct. 20, Mander allegedly struck a man with his vehicle and then fled the scene.Mander then allegedly made threats against other persons in the area, precipitating the extra security measures at the Remington Educational Complex. Following his arrest, Mander was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail. Additional charges may be pending following further investigation.

Teen charged with menacing
Police arrested a 14-year-old Frankfort youth, Oct. 21, charging him with third-degree menacing. The teen was issued an appearance ticket to the Herkimer County probation department.

October 19, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested a Frankfort man on an active bench warrant, Oct. 19. David A. Doolen, 36, had been wanted on the charges of second-degree unlawful imprisonment, third-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Doolen was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

October 16, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with growing marijuana
Police arrested Jonathan Webster, 30, of Ilion, Oct. 16, charging him with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, second-degree criminal possession of marijuana, a felony, and unlicensed growing of cannibas. Webster was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.

Woman charged with endangering child
An Ilion woman was arrested, Oct. 16, on two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Courtney Herringshaw, 33, was later released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Man arrested for attempted burglary
Police arrested Christopher A. Loomis, 28, of Ilion, charging him with second-degree attempted burglary, a felony, and fourth-degree criminal mischief. The arrest came following an incident in which Loomis allegedly attempted to gain access to a residence through a closed window, ripping the screen in the process. Loomis fled the scene, but was located nearby in a vacant building. Loomis was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility where he was held without bail.

October 15, 2015

Herkimer

Two charged in theft
Officers arrested two Herkimer residents Oct. 15, in connection with an alleged theft that took place on Sept. 10. Jeremiah Martinez, 18, and Stacy Mendoza, 19, both of North Bellinger Street, each received one charge of petit larceny. Both were released with appearance tickets.

Ilion

Man allegedly stole from Dollar General
Police arrested an Ilion man for allegedly taking items from Dollar General without paying for them Oct. 15. Ryan C. Carroll, 27, was charged with petit larceny. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

October 13, 2015

Ilion

Woman arrested on warrant
Ilion police arrested a Frankfort woman on a warrant, before turning her over to Frankfort police Oct. 13. Katrina Pope, 28, had been wanted on two counts of petit larceny. Pope was arraigned in village court, where she posted a $250 cash bail before being turned over to Frankfort police, who wanted her on another active warrant.

October 10, 2015

Herkimer

Man accused of making ‘terroristic threats’
A Herkimer man was arrested and subsequently jailed early Saturday morning, on numerous charges. Roy C.L. Powell, 22, was charged with two counts of making a terroristic threat, one count of second-degree assault, two counts of third-degree assault, resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration. Powell was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail, at the recommendation of the district attorney’s office.

Woman charged with welfare fraud
On Oct. 13, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Tiffany D. Lamoy, 35, of Cold Brook, charging her with two counts each of fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny, and one count of first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, all class E felonies.
Lamoy allegedly received $2975 in HEAP benefits between Dec. 9, 2013 and Sept. 30, 2015 and $1011 in SNAP benefits between June 25, 2015 and Sept. 30, 2015, which she was not entitled to receive.

October 9, 2015

Herkimer

Man jailed on drug charge
Herkimer police arrested Joshua T. Krowicki, 32, of Herkimer, on North Washington Street in the village Friday evening, charging him with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Krowicki was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested Sharon L. Scott, 48, of Utica, at the Onondaga Correctional Facility, on a bench warrant Oct. 9. The warrant resulted from Scott’s alleged failure to pay a fine. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

October 8, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested Curtis C. Cool, 29, of Herkimer, Thursday morning, on a probation warrant. Cool was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

Man arrested on assault charges
A Herkimer man was arrested on assault charges at an address on West German Street, at 3:55 p.m. Oct. 8. Police charged Kevin S. Chapman, 48, with criminal obstruction of breathing and third-degree assault. Chapman was arraigned and jailed on $250 cash bail.

Ilion

Man arrested on multiple traffic charges
An Ilion man was arrested Oct. 8, on multiple vehicle and traffic charges. Andre Walker, 42, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, aggravated unlicensed operation and failure to dim headlights. Police issued Walker uniform traffic tickets and released him to a third party.

October 7, 2015

Herkimer

Man receives drug charge
Police arrested Terraine W. Taylor, 25, on North Prospect Street at 3:19 p.m. Wednesday, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana. Taylor was later released on an appearance ticket.

Woman charged with contempt
Kayla Bersani, 21, of Herkimer, was arrested on John Street Wednesday afternoon, on the charges of criminal contempt in the first degree and second-degree harassment. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

Man arrested for theft
Police arrested Thomas Dibbard II, 42, of Herkimer, at Wal-Mart Oct. 7, charging him with petit larceny. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

Woman arrested on warrant
An Edmonston woman was arrested on a warrant Oct. 7. Police arrested Shauna Plows, 23, at the Otsego County Correctional Facility on a warrant issued on charges of petit larceny and sixth-degree conspiracy. Plows was arraigned in Herkimer County and remanded to the jail on $2,500 cash bail.

Man charged with contempt, harassment
Police arrested Dominick Bersani, 20, of Herkimer, on the charges of first-degree criminal contempt and second-degree harassment. The arrest occurred on King Street in the village at 4:22 a.m., Oct. 7. Bersani was held for morning arraignment. No further information is available.

October 6, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on three charges
Herkimer police arrested Schuyler M. Labrie, 22, of Little Falls, on Mohawk Street Tuesday afternoon, charging him with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration. Labrie was held for arraignment and no further information is currently available.

Ilion

Man charged following accident
Police arrested an Ilion man following a motor vehicle accident Oct. 6. The driver, Shawn M. Dye, 29, was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to keep right, speed not reasonable and prudent and improper right turn. Police issued Dye uniform traffic tickets and released him to a third party.

October 5, 2015

Herkimer

Man jailed following traffic stop
Police arrested Garth C. Allen, 21, of Herkimer, following an evening traffic stop Oct. 5. Allen was charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation. He was arraigned and sent the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $250 cash bail.

October 4, 2015

Herkimer

Man allegedly stole from Wal-Mart
A Herkimer man allegedly stole from the Herkimer Wal-Mart Sunday evening, resulting in his arrest. Michael W. Wildey, 22, was charged with petit larceny and released with an appearance ticket.

October 1, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with driving on drugs
Police arrested Kavon Edwards, 19, of Amityville, early on Oct. 1, charging him with driving while ability impaired by drugs, avoiding an intersection and failing to stop at a stop sign. Edwards was later released with appearance tickets.

Man arrested for child support arrears
On Oct. 1, Jesus Rivera, 47, of Amsterdam, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Family Court Arrest Warrant in the matter of a Child Support Proceeding. Rivera was behind by more than $3000 in child support. Rivera was arraigned and released to appear at a later date. Amsterdam Police assisted in the arrest.

September 30, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested a Herkimer man on an active warrant Wednesday afternoon. The warrant for James P. Doolen, 26, was issued for the charges of three counts of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal use of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of marijuana. Doolen was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Little Falls resident arrested for theft
Herkimer police arrested Leslie A. Hoffman, 49, of Little Falls, at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 30, on the charge of petit larceny. Hoffman was later released on an appearance ticket.

September 29, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court matter
On Sept. 29, Daniel R. Callahan, 31, of Herkimer, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Family Court Arrest warrant in the matter of a Child Support Proceeding. Callahan was arraigned and scheduled to appear at a later date. He was then turned over to Utica Police on an outstanding warrant.

Ilion

Ilion man jailed for assault
Ilion police arrested James Michael Allen, 27, of Ilion, Sept. 29, charging him with second-degree assault, a felony. The arrest and charge stems from a Sept. 26 incident in which Allen allegedly used a piece of a broken coffee table to intentionally strike another individual in the head, resulting in injuries to the victim. Allen was arraigned in Town of German Flatts court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $50,000 cash bail. At this time, police have not issued any information about the victim or the extent of injuries.

September 26, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with drunk driving
Police arrested Patrick J. Winkler, 69, of Herkimer, Saturday, following a traffic stop. Winkler was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and moving from lane unsafely. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

September 23, 2015

Herkimer

Man allegedly endangered child
Herkimer police arrested David R. Bailey, 38, of Fort Plain, Wednesday, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child. Bailey was later released on his own recognizance.

Woman charged with welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, assisted by the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Jill A. Doolen, 27, of Frankfort, Sept. 23, charging her with two counts each of fourth-degree welfare fraud and fourth-degree grand larceny, along with one count of first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, all class E felonies. Doolen allegedly fraudulently received $2,336 in daycare benefits, and another $2,485.92 in temporary assistance benefits between July 2013 and January 2014. It is also alleged that she submitted a false instrument, in connection with child care benefits, to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services in January 2015. Doolen was arrested in Cooperstown on a warrant issued by Herkimer Village Court Judge Scott Scherer, in connection with these charges. Doolen was arraigned before Herkimer Town Court Judge Karl Manne and released on her own recognizance with direction to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring.

September 21, 2015

Herkimer

Two arrested at Wal-Mart
Police arrested Christopher Johnson, 26, and Carlee M. Sullivan, 23, both of Fort Plain, at Wal-Mart Sept. 21, charging each with petit larceny. Johnson and Sullivan were arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail and $500 cash bail, respectively.

Ilion

Woman charged with possessing hypodermic instrument
Ilion police arrested 25-year-old Anna M. Herringshaw, of Fort Plain, Monday, charging her with possession of a hypodermic instrument. She was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail. Ilion police were assisted in the arrest by Herkimer police.

September 18, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with theft
Christopher Sheffler, 32, of Herkimer, was arrested Sept. 18, on Pleasant avenue, on the charge of petit larceny. He was later released with an appearance ticket.

September 17, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for drunk driving
Police arrested Charles Emerson, 33, of Moss Point, Miss., early Sept. 17, on Park Avenue in the village, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right and failing to use a turn signal. He was released after posting a desk bail of $200.

Ilion

Woman charged with identity theft
An Ilion woman was charged with third-degree identity theft Thursday morning, police said. Xiomara E. Cortes, 58, was arrested following an incident in which she allegedly assumed the identity of another person to gain services at her residence. Cortes was arraigned and released on her own recognizance.

September 16, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with theft
Herkimer police arrested Justin Brunette, 31, of Herkimer, on North Main Street Wednesday evening, on the charge of petit larceny. Brunette was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

21-year-old arrested on multiple charges
A 21-year-old Herkimer man was arrested at 9:49 p.m. on North Prospect Street Sept. 16, and received seven separate charges. Anthony MacDowell was charged with third-degree assault, two counts of criminal obstruction of breathing, two counts of unlawful imprisonment, second-degree assault, fourth-degree criminal mischief, resisting arrest and second-degree harassment. He was arraigned but further information was unavailable.

Woman charged with welfare fraud
The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department Welfare Fraud Unit, with the assistance of the Herkimer County Department of Social Services, arrested Michele E. Malinowski, 36, Van Hornesville, Sept. 16, charging her with welfare fraud in the third degree and grand larceny in the third degree, both class D felonies, along with first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, a class E felony. Malinowski allegedly received a total of $7,064 in benefits, between January and August 2015, after she allegedly moved out of Herkimer County, but falsely reported to the Herkimer County Department of Social Services that she was still a resident of that county. Malinowski was arraigned before Herkimer Village Court Judge Michael Petucci, and released on her own recognizance with direction to report to the Herkimer County Probation Department for electronic monitoring.

September 15, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with assault
Police arrested Cassandra DeCarlis, 26, of Herkimer, at the Herkimer police station Sept. 15, on the charges of third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. She was later released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Man arrested at Wal-Mart
Officers arrested a Richfield Springs man at the Herkimer Wal-Mart at 10:18 p.m. Tuesday. Randy Nabinger, 21, was charged with two counts of petit larceny. He was issued appearance tickets and released.

Ilion

17-year-old arrested on multiple charges
Police arrested a 17-year-old girl from Little Falls, Sept. 15, charging her with third-degree criminal mischief, sixth-degree conspiracy and fifth-degree criminal solicitation. The youth was arraigned in village court and released. Her name is being withheld due to her age.

September 14, 2015

Herkimer

Utica man arrested on warrant
Police arrested Thomas Hajdasz, 55, of Utica, just after 10 p.m. Monday, on a bench warrant issued for Hajdasz’ failure to pay a fine. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

September 12, 2015

Herkimer

Two arrested following traffic stop
Police arrested two Rochester men following a traffic stop in the village Saturday. Louis Jackson, 20, was charged with driving while ability impaired, speed in zone and refusing a pre-screen test. Patrick Rivers, 20, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Both were released with tickets to appear in court at a later date.

Little Falls man jailed on multiple charges
A Little Falls man was jailed Sept. 12, following his arrest on multiple serious charges. Leland Nichols, 49, was charged with two counts of second-degree forgery, two counts of criminal impersonation, fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. Nichols was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $10,000 cash bail.

Ilion

Man jailed following drunk driving charge
A Little Falls man was jailed following a traffic stop that resulted in drunk driving and other charges Sept. 12. Kenneth E. Wilcox, 37, was charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, operating out of ignition interlock restriction, failure to keep right and improper right turn. Wilcox was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

September 11, 2015

Herkimer

Woman jailed on traffic offense
A Poland woman was jailed Friday, following a traffic stop, police said. Amber Clark, 28, was arrested and charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. She was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.

Woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested Noda Tolbert, 25, of Herkimer, on a bench warrant Sept. 11. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $250 cash bail.

September 8, 2015

Ilion

Man arrested for allegedly driving drunk
Police arrested William Kenneth Schorer, Jr., 30, of Round Rock, Texas, on charges of driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent. Schorer was released on uniform traffic tickets following the arrest.

September 7, 2015

Herkimer

Two charged with disorderly conduct
Police arrested two people at 215 North Main Street just after 2 p.m., Sept. 7. Cherokee R. Williams, 23, of Canajoharie, and Tia-Leigh Williams, 19, of Herkimer, were each charged with disorderly conduct. Both were later released with appearance tickets.

September 6, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with drug possession
Police arrested Andrew Starring, 20, of Jordanville, early Sept. 6, on the charge of unlawful possession of marijuana. Officers issued Starring an appearance ticket and released him.

September 5, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for allegedly driving while on drugs
Kofi M. Emmons, 23, of Laurelton, was arrested Saturday, on North Main Street, and was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, following too close and failure to dim headlights. Police later released Emmons on uniform traffic tickets.

September 4, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged in theft
Police arrested Wesley J. Costanzo, 20, of Ravena, Friday evening at Wal-Mart, on the charges of petit larceny and false personation. He received appearance tickets and was released.

Homeless woman arrested
A reportedly homeless woman was arrested on West Albany Street just before midnight, Sept. 4. Christina M. Monroe, 24, was charged with petit larceny, and released with an appearance ticket.

September 3, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on family court matter
Dominick Onorato, III, 40, of Utica, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Family Court Arrest Warrant in the matter of a support proceeding. Onorato was arraigned and released to appear at a later date. Yorkville Police assisted in the arrest.

Man charged with drunk driving
Herkimer police arrested Joshua T. Darling, 23, of Mohawk, on North Caroline Street early Sept. 3, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, uninspected vehicle, failure to keep right and refusing a pre-screening test. Darling was issued uniform traffic tickets and released.

Man charged with theft
Thomas J. Walters, 21, of Herkimer, was arrested at Wal-Mart Thursday, on the charge of petit larceny. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Man arrested for alleged theft
Police arrested Jacob D. Catlin, 21, of Ilion, at Wal-Mart Thursday evening, charging him with petit larceny. Catlin received an appearance ticket and was released.

Ilion

Man charged with rape
Police arrested an Ilion man Sept. 3, on charges of rape and child endangerment. Nelson P. Johnson, III, 24, was charged with four counts of third-degree rape (being 21-years-old or older and engaging in sexual intercourse with a person younger than 17) and four counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Johnson was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $30,000 cash bail.
No information was released regarding the victim.

September 1, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
A Herkimer man was arrested at the Herkimer police station on a warrant, Sept. 1. Jesse McClain, 23, had been wanted on the charge of fourth-degree criminal mischief. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

August 29, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with driving drunk
Police arrested Christopher E. Conklin, 41, of Ilion, Aug. 29, charging him with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right, inadequate tires and possession of an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle. Conklin was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

August 28, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with impersonation
Police arrested Christina Monroe, 24, who is reportedly homeless, and charged her with false impersonation. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

August 27, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrants
Herkimer police arrested an Ilion man Aug. 27, on two active bench warrants. Gary Perkett, 36, was arrested and arraigned in village court, and was later released on his own recognizance.

Man charged with disorderly conduct
Police arrested Jesse McClean, of Herkimer, on North Main Street, Thursday, charging him with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. McClean was later released on appearance tickets.

August 25, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested following incident in jail
Timothy J. Luczynski, 18, of Rome, was arrested by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office for Criminal Mischief in the fourth degree, a Misdemeanor. The Charge stemmed from an incident during Luczynski’s incarceration in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility. Luczynski was arraigned in the Village of Herkimer Court and sent back to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of bail.

August 24, 2015

Herkimer

Woman jailed for probation violation
A Herkimer woman was arrested for allegedly violating the terms of her probation Monday. Brittany Wick, 22, was arrested and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

Two arrested following complaint from Wal-Mart
Two women were arrested Aug. 24, in connection to a complaint made by the Herkimer Wal-Mart. Cheryl Derosa, 29, of Remsen, was charged with petit larceny and sixth-degree conspiracy. Latreasa Jones, 49, of Utica, was charged with third-degree burglary, petit larceny, endangering the welfare of a child, sixth-degree conspiracy and unauthorized use of a vehicle. Derosa was released with appearance tickets while Jones was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,000 cash bail.

August 23, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with harassment, contempt
Officers arrested Charles Nobile, 30, of Little Falls, Aug. 23, charging him with second-degree harassment and first-degree criminal contempt. Nobile was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility.

August 22, 2015

Herkimer

Teen charged with theft
Police arrested Corey Gay, 19, of Little Falls Aug. 22, and charged him with petit larceny. Gay was later released with an appearance ticket.

August 20, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on drug possession charges
Police arrested James Doolen, 26, of Herkimer, Aug. 20, at 137 N. Main St., charging him with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Doolen was later released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man arrested for drug possession
An Ilion man was arrested for allegedly possessing drugs Aug. 20. Officers arrested Brian J. Cormia, 41, charging him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Cormia was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

August 18, 2015

Ilion

Woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested 23-year-old Amanda Logalbo, of Whitesboro, on a bench warrant for failing to appear in court. Logalbo was arraigned and released on her own recognizance. Officers were assisted in their arrest by Utica police.

Man jailed on drug charges
Police arrested Corey Campbell, 24, of Ilion, at 3:57 a.m. Aug. 18, charging him with four counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Campbell was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

August 17, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with driving drunk
A Utica man was arrested in the village of Ilion following a traffic stop Aug. 17. Officer charged Donald P. Decarr, 53, with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right and refusing to take a breath test. Decarr was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

August 16, 2015

Herkimer

Two teens charged with harassment
Two Herkimer teens were arrested on the charge of second-degree aggravated harassment on South Washington Street in the village early Sunday. The 17-year-old female and 18-year-old male were both released on appearance tickets.

August 15, 2015

Herkimer

Two arrested on North Main Street
Police arrested two people at 1:55 and 1:56 p.m. on North Main Street, Aug. 15. Christopher Noonan, 30, and Tia-Leigh Williams, 19, both of Herkimer, were each charged with disorderly conduct. Both received appearance tickets and were released.

Man charged with criminal contempt
A Mohawk man was arrested and charged with first-degree criminal contempt, Aug. 15. Ryan Hilts, 39, of Mohawk, was arrested on Ward Street in Mohawk at 11:48 a.m. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

MA man arrested on multiple charges
Police arrested a Brookline, Mass., man early Saturday, on multiple traffic and other charges. David Halpern, 34, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, driving while ability impaired by drugs and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Halpern posted $500 desk bail at the time of his arrest and was released.

Woman arrested for contempt
Officers arrested Alicia Peuser, 21, of Herkimer, at 8:22 p.m. Aug. 15, on North Bellinger Street, and charged her with criminal contempt. Peuser was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

August 13, 2015

Herkimer

Florida man arrested in Herkimer
Officers arrested Justin Harris, 25, of Casseal Berry, Fla., early Thursday on West Albany Street, charging him with disorderly conduct. Harris was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Frankfort man arrested for driving drunk
A Frankfort man was arrested at 2 a.m., Aug. 13, on drunk driving charges. Police charged Ryan Schlesier, 25, with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and failure to oney a traffic control device. Schlesier was later released to a third party.

Man arrested on warrant
Herkimer police arrested Donald Judson, 41, of Herkimer, on a warrant for the charge of petit larceny, Aug. 13. Judson was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

August 12, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on noise complaint
Police arrested Juanleiko Willions, 22, of Herkimer at 1 a.m., Wednesday, on East Smith Street, charging him with disorderly conduct and two counts prohibited noise. Williams was issued a criminal summons at the scene and released.

August 11, 2015

Herkimer

Amsterdam man jailed
Police arrested Chad Willett, 20, of Amsterdam, at the Herkimer police station early Tuesday, on the charges of second-degree criminal nuisance and third-degree criminal tampering. Willett was held for morning arraignment and subsequently remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Man charged with grand larceny
Herkimer police arrested a Herkimer man Tuesday, after he allegedly stole a vehicle. Randy Sherman, 21, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in the third degree and criminal possession of stolen property. Sherman was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail.

August 9, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for second time in three days
Officers arrested a Herkimer man for the second time in three days, Aug. 9, this time ending with the man being sent to jail. Michael Stagliano, 61, was arrested at 10:40 p.m. on Dewey Avenue, charged with obstructing governmental administration and three counts of second-degree harassment. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer Counmty Correctional Facility.

Ilion

Man arrested on impersonation charges
Officers arrested Daniel L. Duesler, 29, of Whitesboro, Aug. 9, charging him with second-degree criminal impersonation. Duesler was arraigned and posted $500 bail. He will appear in village court on a later date.

Teen charged with criminal mischief
Police arrested a 16-year-old, male, Ilion resident, Aug. 9, charging him with third-degree criminal mischief after the teen allegedly damaged someone else’s property. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

August 8, 2015

Ilion

Man alleged to have endangered child
Ilion police arrested Carlos M. Santiago, Jr., 27, of Sauquoit, Aug. 8, charging him with endangering the welfare of a child, second-degree harassment and disorderly conduct. Santiago was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Man arrested on drug charge
Anthony C. Walker, 41, of West Street, was arrested Saturday, and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Walker was arraigned in village court and committed to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,500 cash bail.

August 7, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with disorderly conduct
Police arrested Michael Stagliano, 61, of Herkimer, at 7:48 p.m., Friday, charging him with disorderly conduct. Stagliano was later released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested an Ilion man on a warrant for third-degree criminal mischief. David M. Culver, 33, of East River Street, allegedly damaged property belonging to another person, police said. Culver was arraigned and released on his own recognizance to appear at a later date.

August 6, 2015

Herkimer

Herkimer man arrested in Albany
Police traveled to Albany to pick up and arrest William Smith, 23, of Herkimer, Aug. 6. Smith was charged with unauthorized use of a vehicle in the third degree and fifth-degree possession of stolen property.

Man charged with forcible touching
Herkimer police arrested Steven Brown, 51, of Herkimer, on North Main Street at 9:25 p.m., Thursday, charging him with forcible touching. Brown was later released with an appearance ticket.

Woman arrested for theft
A Forestport woman turned herself in to Herkimer police Aug. 6, after a warrant was issued for her arrest. Rebecca Forbes, 20, was charged with first-degree falsifying business records and petit larceny. Forbes allegedly rang in bottle returns on the cash register while working for Nice n’ Easy, in Herkimer, when there was no actual bottle return being done and took the money for herself.

August 4, 2015

Herkimer

Woman jailed for false statement
Police arrested Kimberly Erb, 35, of Herkimer, Aug. 4, charging her with making a punishable false written statement. Erb was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Ilion

Man charged with burglary
Ilion police arrested Corey J. Patrick, 29, of Little Falls, Tuesday, charging him with second-degree burglary, a felony, and petit larceny. Patrick was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

August 3, 2015

Ilion

Man jailed following trespass incident
Police arrested William R. Bellstedt, 35, and charged him with second-degree criminal trespass. The arrest came after Bellstedt allegedly entered a home and remained unlawfully without permission from the homeowner, police said. Bellstedt was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail. Ilion officers were assisted at the scene by both state and Mohawk police.

August 1, 2015

Herkimer

Man jailed on multiple charges
Police arrested Vincent Maida, 23, of Herkimer, at 6:15 a.m. Saturday, on Harter Street, charging him with two counts of second-degree assault, second-degree burglary, third-degree assault, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Maida was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail.

Woman arrested for driving on drugs
Jacqueline Paul, 53, of Herkimer, was arrested at 2:21 a.m. Aug. 1, on Route 28 North, on the charges of driving while ability impaired by drugs and inadequate exhaust. Paul was issued uniform traffic tickets and released.

Ilion

Man charged with driving drunk
A Frankfort man was arrested Aug. 1, on the charge of driving drunk. Police arrested Alexander L. Branck, 25, charging him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to keep right and failure to dim high beams. Branck was later released with appearance tickets.

July 31, 2015

Ilion

Man arrested for probation violation
Police arrested Keith J. Crane, 24, of Herkimer, July 31, on a warrant issued for a probation violation. Crane was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,500 cash bail.

July 30, 2015

Herkimer

CT man arrested for drunk driving
A Connecticut man was arrested in Herkimer July 30, for allegedly driving drunk. Officers arrested Joseph Carroll, 57, of North Cannan, Conn., at 2:21 a.m., charging him with driving while intoxicated and disobeying a traffic control device. Carroll was issued uniform traffic tickets and released.

July 28, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for driving on drugs
Police arrested Aaron Doxstader, 28, of Ilion, on North Caroline Street July 28, charging him with driving while ability impaired by drugs. Doxstader received uniform traffic tickets and was released.

July 27, 2015

Ilion

Man arrested on multiple charges
An Ilion man was arrested on multiple charges July 27, following an investigation into two separate incidents that occurred on July 25 and July 27, police said. Officers arrested Karl M. Rice, 24, charging him with third-degree menacing, fourth-degree criminal mischief, petit larceny and two counts of second-degree harassment. Rice was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

July 26, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with DWI
Ilion police arrested Robert T. Grogan, 47, of Ilion, Sunday, charging him with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right and unlawful possession of marijuana. Grogan was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

July 25, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for theft
Police arrested Donald Judson, 41, of Herkimer, on North Caroline Street, Saturday morning, charging him with petit larceny. Judson was issued an

Ronnie Gifford, III, an inmate at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, is wanted for domestic violence crimes in Arkansas.
Ronnie Gifford, III, an inmate at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, is wanted for domestic violence crimes in Arkansas.

appearance ticket and released.

Homeless man arrested
A reportedly homeless man was arrested at Cole Muffler in Herkimer, Saturday afternoon, police said. Officers charged Ray Miller, 23, with petit larceny and issued him an appearance ticket before turning him over to Mohawk authorities, who had an outstanding warrant for Miller’s arrest on another matter.

July 24, 2015

Herkimer

HCCF inmate found to be wanted in Arkansas
Herkimer County sheriffs arrested Ronnie Gifford, III, an inmate at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, on July 24, after it was discovered Gifford is a fugitive from justice for domestic violence felonies, and is wanted by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office of Little Rock, Arkansas. Gifford is being held without bail at the correctional facility.

Man arrested on local law
Police arrested Juanleiko Williams, 22, of Herkimer, at 12:25 a.m. on East Smith Street, July 24, under a local law noise ordinance. Williams was issued

Robert Burns, an inmate at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, was arrested for promoting contraband.

an appearance ticket and released.

July 23, 2015

Herkimer

HCCF inmate arrested
On July 23, 2015, the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Burns, who is an inmate at the Herkimer County Correctional Facility. Burns was charged with promoting prison contraband, a class D felony, and criminal possession of a controlled substance, class A misdemeanor. Burns was arraigned in front of Herkimer Village Judge Michael Petucci, where bail was increased to $3,500. Burns was then returned to the correctional facility.

July 22, 2015

Herkimer

Woman jailed after theft incident
Police arrested Penny Hayes, 44, of Herkimer, July 22, on a warrant for petit larceny. Hayes allegedly shoplifted at Hannaford. Hayes, who has been arrested for theft on previous occasions, was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

July 21, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for making false statement
A Herkimer woman turned herself in at the Herkimer police station Tuesday evening, for previously making a false statement to police. Annamay Leonard, 27, was charged with making a punishable false written statement and falsely reporting an incident in the third degree. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.

Woman charged with disorderly conduct
Police arrested Merissa Darrow, 26, of Cold Brook, July 21, charging her with disorderly conduct. She was later released on an appearance ticket.

Man arrested for assault
Herkimer police arrested Justin Briggs, 23, of Herkimer at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, after following him to Central Avenue in Ilion. He was charged with third-degree assault, arraigned in Herkimer village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $250 cash bail.

July 20, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged in for theft
Police arrested Thomas Hyla, 37, of Little Falls, July 20, at the Herkimer police station, on the charge of petit larceny. He was issued an appearance

Ryan Smith, arrested July 20 on warrant
Ryan Smith, arrested July 20 on warrant

ticket and released.

Man wanted in Texas arrested in German Flatts
On July 20, 2015, Herkimer County sheriffs arrested Ryan D. Smith as a fugitive from Justice. Smith was wanted on a warrant issued from the 282nd Judicial District Court, Dallas County Texas for theft charges. Smith was arraigned in front of the Town of German Flatts Justice Jeffrey Stone and committed to the Herkimer County Jail with no bail pending arraignment in Herkimer County Court.

July 19, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with harassment, theft
Austin Bartlet, 38, of Herkimer, was arrested on Mohawk Street at 3:21 a.m. July 19, on the charges of second-degree harassment and petit larceny, police said. Bartlet was later released with an appearance ticket.

July 18, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with harassment
Police arrested a Herkimer woman late Saturday on Dewey Avenue in the village. Dana Kelly, 26, was charged with second-degree harassment and resisting arrest. She was released with appearance tickets.

Ilion

Man accused with breaking windows
Police arrested a Frankfort man Saturday, after he allegedly damaged three windows at Crossway’s Tavern on East Clark Street. Ronald J. DeSalvatore, 38, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief, a felony. He was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

July 17, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with endangering child
A Herkimer man was arrested at 1:13 a.m. on Harter Street in Herkimer Friday, on the charges of endangering the welfare of a child and unlicensed operation  of a motor vehicle, police said. Michael Pollack, 31, was later released with appearance tickets.

July 16, 2015

Herkimer

Teen arrested for stealing beer
Police arrested 19-year-old Matthew Holt, of Herkimer, Thursday morning, after he allegedly stole a 30-pack of beer from Wal-Mart, police said. Holt was charged with petit larceny and released with an appearance ticket.

July 15, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for shoplifting
Herkimer police arrested Kristen Cool, 38, of Herkimer, at 10:30 p.m. July 15, and charged her with petit larceny for allegedly stealing merchandise from Dollar General. Cool was issued an appearance ticket and released.

July 14, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested on parole violation warrant
Officers arrested Autumn Siver, 27, of Richfield Springs, Tuesday morning, on a probation violation warrant, and additionally charged her with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Siver was issued an appearance ticket on the controlled substance possession charge, and released to the Otsego County Probation Department.

Ilion

Man arrested on warrants
Police arrested a Herkimer man on two active warrants for petit larceny, July 14. John C. Falvino, 37, allegedly stole two tablets from Kinney Drugs in June. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Man charged with DWI following accident
Police charged a Barneveld man with aggravated driving while intoxicated following a motor vehicle accident in the Ilion McDonald’s drive-thru, police said. Officers were called to the scene at 10:18 p.m. Tuesday. Upon investigating the scene, police found one driver, Willliam P. Lavier, 45, to be intoxicated. Lavier was additionally charged with having a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent. He was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear at a later date.

Man charged with burglary
Police arrested Jordan T. Seymour, 31, who is reportedly homeless, charging him with second-degree burglary and petit larceny. Seymour was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $25,000 cash bail.

July 13, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested at bank for forgery
A reportedly homeless man was arrested at First Source Federal Credit Union Monday morning, when he allegedly tried to cash a fake check. Timothy Austin, 42, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, third-degree forgery and petit larceny. Austin was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

July 12, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for theft
Police arrested a reportedly homeless woman following a shoplifting incident at Wal-Mart Sunday evening. Officers arrested Penny Hayes, 44, and charged her with petit larceny. She was released with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man arrested following traffic stop
Police arrested Anthony M. O’Donnell, 38, of Utica, charging him with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation just before 2 a.m. Sunday. O’Donnell was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

July 11, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with drug possession
Ilion police arrested Charles M. Case, III, 19, of Mohawk, July 11, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana. Case was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Two jailed on drug possession charges
Police arrested two people Saturday morning on multiple counts of drug possession. Bryan Boyd, 30, of Ilion, was charged with five counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Aliee Johnston, 23, of Newport, received eight counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and one count criminal possession of a hypodermic needle. Both were arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility, Boyd in lieu of $10,000 cash bail, Johnston on $15,000 cash bail

July 10, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested following domestic dispute
Police arrested a Frankfort man following a domestic incident on German Street extension July 10. Jock Schaffer, 20, was arrested at 8:30 a.m. and charged with third-degree assault. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Man charged with multiple traffic violations
Herkimer police arrested Frances Arrigo, 21, of Ilion, just after 11 p.m. Friday, and charged him with driving while ability impaired by drugs, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the third degree, endangering the welfare of a child and loud exhaust. He was held for morning arraignment and later released on appearance tickets.

July 8, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
Rockim Thomas, 19, of Herkimer, was arrested July 8  by the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office on a Herkimer County Family Court Arrest Warrant in the matter of a Family Offense Proceeding. Thomas was arraigned in Family Court, and released to appear at a later date.

July 6, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for theft
A Mohawk woman was arrested July 6, in connection with a shoplifting incident at Tractor Supply in Herkimer, police said. Officers arrested Penny Hayes, 44, on West Albany Street, charging her with petit larceny. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

July 4, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested following domestic incident
Police arrested a Herkimer man following a domestic incident on West Smith Street July 4. John Angelotti was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, fourth-degree criminal mischief and second-degree harassment. Angelotti was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $3,000 cash bail.

Two arrested following fight
Two men were arrested following a fight on North Main Street July 4, police said. Officers arrested Jeffrey Everson, Jr., 28, and Matthew Richards, Sr., 43, both of Herkimer, and charged both men with disorderly conduct. Everson and Richards were issued appearance tickets and released.

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested John Spelter, 26, of Cooperstown, July 4, on a bench warrant. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.

Man jailed on drug charges
A Herkimer man was jailed following his arrest on drug charges Saturday. Police arrested Kevin McConeghy, 43, charging him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh-degree. McConeghy was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $3,000 cash bail.

July 3, 2015

Herkimer

Two arrested for shop lifting in separate incidents
Two Men were arrested at Wal-Mart July 3, following separate suspected shoplifting incidents. Police charged David Flanders, 35, of Utica, and Wayne Harrington, 50, of Ilion, with petit larceny. Each were issued appearance tickets and released.

July 2, 2015

Ilion

Man charged with drug possession
Police arrested Robert C. Mosley, 36, of Spring Street, Ilion, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana. Mosley was issued an appearance ticket and released.

June 30, 2015

Herkimer

Man receives multiple traffic charges
Herkimer police arrested David E. Wood, 41, of Herkimer, early June 30, and charged him with driving while intoxicated, first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, failure to signal, improper right turn and failure to keep right. Police issued Wood uniform traffic tickets and released him.

June 28, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for false report
A Herkimer woman was arrested early June 28 at Nice N’ Easy, police said. Kimberly Erb, 35, was charged with third-degree falsely reporting an incident. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Ilion

Man arrested for DWI
Police arrested an Ilion man at 2:29 a.m. June 28, on multiple vehicle and traffic violations, including driving while intoxicated. Steven J. Neale, 25, of West Main Street, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, failure to keep right, no/improper plate lamps and refusing a breathalyzer test. Police issued Neale appearance tickets and released him.

June 26, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with DWI
Herkimer police arrested Christopher Hope, 40, of Herkimer, June 26, charging him with driving while intoxicated, failure to keep right, improper right turn and refusing a breathalyzer test. Hope was issued appearance tickets and released to a third party.

Ilion

Man charged with identity theft
A Utica man was arrested and charged with criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree and two counts of third-degree identity theft. Nicholas I. Canelo, 18, of Deveraux Street, was arrested June 26, and later released with appearance tickets.

June 25, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with unlicensed operation
Joseph Collins, 46, was arrested June 25, following a traffic stop, and charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in the second degree and failing to use a turn signal. Collins was released after paying a desk bail of $250.

June 24, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested on drug and traffic charges
Police arrested Nicole Eldred, 30, of Herkimer, Wednesday, charging her with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree. Eldred was arraigned and released.

Woman arrested on warrant
Brenda Foster, 47, of Little Falls, was arrested on a bench warrant June 24, for failing to pay a fine stemming from a previous charge. Foster was released after paying fines.

Man arrested on drug charges
Police arrested Eric Bardo, 34, of Herkimer, June 24, charging him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and criminal use of drug paraphernalia. Bardo was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

June 23, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on multiple charges
Officers arrested John Eldred, 31, of Herkimer, June 23, charging him with disorderly conduct and harassment. Eldred was arraigned, the outcome of which was not reported.

Teen arrested for shoplifting
A 19-year-old Herkimer woman was arrested Tuesday, following a alleged shoplifting incident, police said. Allison Baum was charged with petit larceny and released with an appearance ticket.

June 22, 2015

Ilion

Teen arrested for shoplifting
Police arrested a 16-year-old male June 22, following a complaint that the teen stole from a village business on June 18. Officers charged the teen with petit larceny, and released him with an appearance ticket.

June 20, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for disorderly conduct
Police arrested a young Herkimer woman, June 20, charging her with disorderly conduct. Kasandra Bowman, 23, was later released with an appearance ticket.

Young man arrested
Ryan Holt, 19, of Herkimer, was arrested June 20, and charged with possession of stolen property. He was later released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man receives DWI, drug charges
Police arrested Brandon M. Wheeler, 32, of Ilion, Saturday, charging him with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent, driver’s view obstructed and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. Officers issued Wheeler appearance tickets and released him to a third party.

June 19, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for drunk driving
Police arrested Charles Denault, 27, of Frankfort, Friday, on the charges of driving while intoxicated and driving while ability impaired. He was later released with uniform traffic tickets.

June 18, 2015

Herkimer

72-year-old arrested for DWI
A 72-year-old woman was arrested outside of Applebee’s Thursday evening, on the charge of driving while intoxicated. Police arrested Joan Seifried, of Herkimer, and later released her with uniform traffic tickets.

Ilion

Woman arrested for drug possession
Ashley S. Parker, 24, of Higby Road, New Hartford, was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of marijuana June 18. Police issued Parker an appearance ticket and released her.

June 17, 2015

Herkimer

21-year-old jailed
Juanleiko Williams, 21, of Herkimer, was arrested early June 17 on East Smith Street. Officers charged Williams with obstructing governmental administration in the second degree and resisting arrest. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail.

Teen arrested for unlawful dealing with child
Police arrested Codie Johnston, 19, of Little Falls, on East Smith Street Wednesday night, charging him with second-degree obstructing governmental administration and first-degree unlawful dealing with a child. Johnston was issued appearance tickets and released.

Ilion

Man arrested following domestic dispute
An Ilion man was arrested following a domestic dispute June 17, police reported. Dean J. Kent, Sr., 44, was charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and fourth-degree criminal mischief. Kent was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.

Teen charged with theft
Police arrested a 16-year-old Ilion male, Wednesday, charging him with petit larceny. The arrest came after a complaint that the teen stole property. Police issued the teen an appearance ticket and released him.

June 16, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on three charges
Police arrested Brandon Thompson, 29, of Mohawk, on the corner of East State and North Washington streets Tuesday afternoon. Thompson was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. He was issued appearance tickets and released.

Woman arrested on probation warrant
Melissa Bard, 26, of Burlington Flats, was arrested at the Herkimer police station June 16, on a warrant for violating probation. She was also charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Bard received an appearance ticket and was released.

Man charged with forcible touching
Police arrested Curtis Rushing Jr., 28, of Herkimer, Tuesday night, charging him with forcible touching. Rushing was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Ilion

Man charged with driving without a license
Police arrested a Little Falls man, Tuesday morning, on the charge of aggravated unlicensed operation in the first degree, a felony. Joshua P. Danforth, 32, was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

June 14, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested at police station
A Herkimer woman was arrested at the Herkimer police station on the morning of June 14, after turning herself in to police. Margaret Holleran, 44, was charged with petit larceny. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Ilion

Man receives drug charges
Christopher M. McDonald, 27, of Ilion, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana while being arrested on a bench warrant out of Utica, Sunday. McDonald received an appearance ticket for the possession charge and was turned over to the Utica city police department for further processing.

June 13, 2015

Herkimer

Utica woman arrested on warrant
Police arrested 27-year-old Stephanie Levenberger, of Utica, June 13, on North Washington Street. She was arrested on an active warrant for petit larceny. Levenberger was later released on her own recognizance.

Man jailed for theft
Police arrested a Herkimer man on North Main Street June 13, on an active warrant. Kevin McConeghy, 43, was arrested on a warrant for petit larceny. He was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility.

Man received drug charges
Police arrested Darren Brod, 21, of Herkimer, on Prescott Street Saturday afternoon, charging him with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. Brod was issued appearance tickets and released.

June 12, 2015

Herkimer

Ilion man charged with disorderly conduct
Carliss Clifford Johnson Sr., 51, of Ilion was arrested on North Main Street in Herkimer June 12, on the charge of disorderly conduct. He was released with an appearance ticket.

June 11, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for drinking on the street
Police arrested Anthony Wilson, 54, of Herkimer, on North Main Street Thursday evening, charging him with having an open container of alcohol. He was released on an appearance ticket.

June 10, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested twice in one day
Herkimer police arrested the same man twice in less than two hours for the same charge, officers said. Richard Lalyer, 52, of Herkimer, was first arrested on North Main Street at 4:13 p.m., on the charges of disorderly conduct and having an open container of alcohol. At 5:20 p.m., Lalyer was arrested again on the charge of having an open container, this time on Mohawk Street, police said. He was released with an appearance ticket following each arrest.

June 9, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with criminal mischief
Police arrested Joseph Talcott, 34, of Herkimer at 2:49 a.m. Tuesday at 118 South Washington Street, police said. Talcott was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and held for morning arraignment.

Ilion

Man charged with trespassing
Police arrested Brian K. Boardman, 45, of Frankfort, Tuesday afternoon, charging him with trespass. Boardman was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.

June 8, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for driving while on drugs
A Herkimer man was arrested on South Bellinger Street in Herkimer June 8, after allegedly driving while using drugs, police said. Robert Conklin, 44, was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs, criminal use of drug paraphernalia and two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a weapon.

June 7, 2015

Herkimer

Tiquan Gibbs
Tiquan W. Gibbs, 21, of Brooklyn

Man arrested following fight at Herkimer Wal-Mart
Police arrested a young man early Sunday following an altercation in the parking lot of the Herkimer Wal-Mart. Officers were called to the scene at 12:24 a.m. to investigate a 911 hang-up call inside the store. Upon leaving the store, officers discovered a physical altercation in the parking lot during which a man was allegedly intent on murdering a woman. He was prevented in succeeding by two civilians. With the assistance of those same two civilians, police took Tiquan W. Gibbs, of Brooklyn, into custody. Gibbs, 21, was charged with first-degree assault, third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, second-degree strangulation, first-degree unlawful imprisonment and second-degree menacing. The female victim was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries. Following morning arraignment, Gibbs was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail. He is also wanted by NYS Parole as a parole absconder out of Brooklyn.

Man picked up on warrant
Herkimer police arrested a Springfield man on a petit larceny warrant June 7. Michael Harvey, 27, was picked up by State Police in the town of Nelson, and subsequently turned over to Herkimer police. Harvey was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Man charged with driving on drugs
Police arrested Garrett Martens, 29, of Mohawk, on Harter Street in the village of Herkimer Sunday, charging him with driving while ability impaired by drugs and criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree. Martens was released on his own recognizance per the District Attorney’s request, police said.

June 6, 2015

Herkimer

Craig Gibbs
Craig C. Gibbs, 25, of Brooklyn

Man arrested following investigation into narcotics sales in village
Police arrested Craig C. Gibbs, 25, of Brooklyn, Saturday, June 6, at about 9:39 p.m. on E. Smith Street. Gibbs was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a class B felony. The arrest was made with the assistance of the Herkimer County District Attorney’s Office and United States Marshalls, police said. Gibbs was arraigned in Herkimer County Court on June 8, and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $50,000 cash bail.

Ilion

Man arrested on disorderly conduct/drug charges
Police arrested a Little Falls Man, June 6, after he allegedly caused a scene and used obscene language in a public place, police said. Officers charged David M. Bruce, 24, of Little Falls, with disorderly conduct and unlawful possession of marijuana. Bruce was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

June 5, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with assault
Police arrested a 19-year-old woman on assault and weapons charges just after 5 a.m. on Park Avenue, June 5. Allison Baum, of Herkimer, was charged with second-degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

Man arrested for violating probation
Herkimer police arrested Duane Bardo, 33, of Mohawk Friday morning, on the charge of violating his parole. Bardo was released on house arrest.

Man charged with drug possession
A Brooklyn man was arrested on a parole warrant June 5, for seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Zachary Clinton, 24, was turned over to the parole office following his arrest.

Ilion

Man jailed following theft
Ilion police arrested Mark S. Stafford, 20, of Vosburg Street, Ilion, June 5, charging him with two counts of petit larceny. Stafford was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Man arrested on drug charge
Police arrested Dominick D. Buneo, 20, of East North Street, Ilion, on the charge of unlawful possession of marijuana. Officers issued Buneo an appearance ticket and released him.

June 2, 2015

Herkimer

Dolgeville man arrested for driving on drugs
Police arrested James Beirch, 60, of Dolgeville, on Route 28 late Tuesday, and charged him with driving while ability impaired by drugs, inappropriate right turn and failure to keep right. Beirch received traffic tickets and was released.

Ilion

Man charged with DWI
Police arrested a Herkimer man at 1:37 a.m. on June 2, following a traffic stop. Matthew J. Nudo, 22, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent and failure to yield right of way. Nudo was issued tickets and released.

June 1, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested on two theft incidents
Herkimer police arrested a woman at the police station following two theft incidents. Rebecca Reinninger, 38, of Herkimer, was charged with two counts of petit larceny stemming from thefts on May 17 and May 18, along with sixth-degree conspiracy. Reinninger was issued appearance tickets and released.

May 31, 2015

Ilion

Young man charged with drug possession
Ilion police arrested Tyler M. Mead, 21, of Ilion, at 1:02 a.m. Sunday, charging him with unlawful possession of marijuana. Mead was late released with an appearance ticket.

Man arrested for endangering child
An Ilion man was arrested Sunday afternoon on four counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Lawrence W. Stoddard, 55, of West Street, was arraigned in village court following the arrest and later released after he posted $2,000 cash bail. Stoddard will appear in court at a later date.

May 30, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested at Wal-Mart
Police arrested a North Brookfield man May 30, following an alleged theft incident at Wal-Mart. Alex Tabor, 27, was charged with petit larceny and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was issued appearance tickets and released.

May 29, 2015

Herkimer

Man spit blood in officer’s mouth
A Herkimer man faces charges after police say he spit blood into an officer’s mouth during an arrest. Ryan C. Stagg,

Ryan Stagg is accused of spitting blood into an officer's mouth during his arrest.
Ryan Stagg is accused of spitting blood into an officer’s mouth during his arrest.

34, of North Main Street in Herkimer, has been charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and harassment. According to Herkimer police, officers responded to an emergency call around midnight, May 29, on the report of an intoxicated disorderly person. Officials say while officers attempted to arrest Stagg, he spit blood into an officer’s mouth. Stagg was also arraigned on an active bench warrant on June 3. He was sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,500 cash bail or $3,000 bail bond.

May 28, 2015

Ilion

Ilion man charged with endangering child
Police arrested Christopher M. Wehrenberg, 28, of Ilion, May 28, and charged him with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment. Wehrenberg was arraigned and released to appear on another date.

May 27, 2015

Herkimer

21-year-old arrested on seven vehicle/traffic charges
Herkimer police arrested a 21-year-old Little Falls man following a traffic stop on Bellinger Avenue early May 27, and charged him with seven vehicle and traffic violations. Dakota Price was charged with driving while intoxicated, unregistered vehicle, uninspected vehicle, refusal of DWI pre-screening, improper license plates and operating out of class. He received multiple traffic tickets and was released.

May 24, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with driving while on drugs
Police arrested Wendy White, 48, of Herkimer Sunday early morning, on charges of inadequate headlights and driving while ability impaired by drugs. She was issued traffic tickets and released.

Ilion man charged with theft
An Ilion man was arrested Sunday afternoon on East Smith Street, following an alleged theft incident. Steven Warner, 25, was charged with two counts of petit larceny and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was issued appearance tickets and released.

May 23, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with DWI
Police arrested a Utica woman on Brookwood Drive just past midnight May 23, on multiple charges. Tara Carter, 28, was charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol content greater than .08 percent. She was issued uniform traffic tickets and released to a third party.

Ilion

Man charged with criminal mischief
On May 23, Police arrested Willis E. Dixon, 37, of Ilion, and charged him with criminal mischief in the third degree. Dixon was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Man arrested on drug charges
Ilion police arrested Matthew H. Griffith, 29, of Ilion, Saturday, on the charge of unlawful possession of marijuana. Griffith was issued an appearance ticket and released.

May 22, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested on warrant
A Herkimer man was arrested at Oneida County Jail May 22, on a probation violation warrant, police said. Benjamin Moore, 35, was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

Woman arrested following theft at Dollar General
Mercedes Rosado, 21, of Herkimer, was charged with petit larceny following an alleged shoplifting incident at Dollar General, Friday. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

May 21, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for assault
Police arrested 50-year-old Tracie Rosati, of Herkimer, at 3 p.m. Thursday, on East Steele Street and charged her with third-degree assault. She was released on her own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

May 20, 2015

Ilion

Teen arrested following complaint
Ilion police arrested a 15-year-old Newport male following a complaint to the department that he had a controlled drug without a prescription for it. The teen was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was issued an appearance ticket and released.

May 19, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for theft twice in one day
Police arrested a Herkimer woman in connection to alleged theft incidents two times in one day, May 19, police said. Officers first arrested Rebecca Reinninger, 38, on North Main Street at 11:47 a.m. Reinninger was charged with petit larceny and released with an appearance ticket. Shortly after 4 p.m., police responded to a call from Wal-Mart about a possible shoplifting incident, and found the same Rebecca Reinninger as the suspect. She was again charged with petit larceny. Following the second arrest, Reinninger was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $250 cash bail.

May 18, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged in shoplifting incident
Police arrested a Herkimer woman at Herb Philipson’s, May 18, following an alleged shoplifting incident at the store, police said. Tiarra Kister, 31, was charged with petit larceny and released with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man arrested on warrant
Ilion police arrested a man on an active warrant Monday. Matthew J. Houghmaster, of Ilion, was arraigned following the arrest, and released.

May 17, 2015

Ilion

Teen arrested following traffic stop
Police arrested an 18-year-old male Sunday following a traffic stop. The teen was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of alcohol with intent to consume and driver’s view obstructed. He was issued appearance tickets and released.

May 16, 2015

Herkimer

Woman accused of endangering child
On May 16, police arrested Katie Davis, 24, on North Main Street, and charged her with endangering the welfare of a child. Davis was later released with an appearance ticket.

Ilion man arrested for shoplifting
Herkimer police arrested an Ilion man, Saturday, following an alleged shoplifting incident at Wal-Mart. Officers charged John Hurteau, 25, with petit larceny. He was released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Ilion woman charged with driving drunk
Police arrested Sara M. Bregard, 33, of Colonial Circle, Ilion, Saturday, charging her with driving while intoxicated. The arrest came following a traffic stop for failing to use a turn signal and inadequate brake lights. Bregard was released to a third party with appearance tickets.

Man arrested following traffic stop
An Ilion man was arrested following a traffic stop Saturday. James M. Butler, 53, of Central Avenue, was charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol level greater than .08 percent, improper right turn and lack of plate lights. Butler was released to a third party following the arrest with appearance tickets.

May 15, 2015

Herkimer

Traffic stop leads to multiple charges
A traffic stop on West State Street early Friday, lead to an arrest on multiple charges, police said. Officers charged Steven Jowett, 31, of Ilion, with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, driving while intoxicated and driving while ability impaired by drugs, obstructing governmental administration, criminal impersonation and improper left turn. While being held for morning arraignment, Jowett required medical attention and was subsequently released to the hospital with appearance tickets, police said.

May 14, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged following domestic incident
Officers arrested a Frankfort man following a domestic incident May 14, police said. David Doolen was charged with third-degree assault, unlawful imprisonment and criminal mischief in the fourth degree. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility.

May 13, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for drug possession
Police arrested Theresa Conroy, 32, of Herkimer, May 13, charging her with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree. She was released on appearance tickets.

May 12, 2015

Ilion

Teen arrested for forcible touching
Police arrested a 16-year-old male from Cassville Tuesday, and charged him with two counts of forcible touching. The teen was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

May 11, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for violating probation
Police arrested Donald Noonan, 24, of Herkimer at the Herkimer County Probation office for a probation violation Monday. Noonan was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Man arrested for assault
A Herkimer man was arrested on East Smith Street, May 11, on assault charges. Officers charged Kevin Stone, 19, with third-degree assault. Stone was released on his own recognizance to appear in court at a later date.

Ilion

Teen charged with driving high
Ilion police arrested an 18-year-old male, Monday, following a civilian complaint. The teen was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,000 cash bail.

May 10, 2015

Ilion

Utica man arrested for DWI
Ilion police arrested a Utica man on drunk driving and traffic charges Sunday. Daniel P. Snyder, 26, was charged with driving while intoxicated and disobeying a traffic control device. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,500 cash bail.

May 8, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested at Wal-Mart
Police arrested 20-year-old Eriel Jenkins, of Madison Heights, Mich., at Wal-Mart May 8, and charged her with petit larceny. Jenkins was later released on an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Man arrested in on-going investigation
Police arrested Joshua D. Ackler, of Ilion, as part of an ongoing investigation. Ackler was charged with petit larceny and possession of a synthetic cannabinoid, or synthetically modified marijuana. He was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

May 7, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with driving drunk
Police arrested a Little Falls man May 7, for allegedly driving drunk. David Staples, 50, was charged with driving while intoxicated, two counts of obstructing governmental administration, failure to obey a traffic control device and numerous other vehicle and traffic violations, police said. Staples was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility.

Ilion

Frankfort teen arrested for drug possession
Ilion police arrested George E. Perry, 18, of Frankfort, and charged him with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. Perry was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $750 cash bail.

May 6, 2015

Herkimer

Two arrested on warrants
Police arrested two men on warrants May 6 at Heidelberg Baking Company, where both are employed. Nicholas Mroz, 25, of Mohawk, and Michael Doolen, 24, of Herkimer, were both arrested on outstanding charges of fourth-degree criminal mischief and endangering the welfare of a child. The two men were arraigned and placed in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility.

Woman charged with petit larceny
Herkimer police arrested Shannon Thompson, 22, of Herkimer, and charged her with criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second-degree and petit larceny. Thompson was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,500 cash bail.

Ilion

Man jailed on drug charges
Ilion police arrested Shane Alfred, 28, of Ilion, on charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree and second-degree criminal use of drug paraphernalia. Alfred was arraigned in village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail.

Teen arrested for false report
A Little Falls teen was arrested for allegedly making a false report, Ilion police said. The 16-year-old was arrested May 6 and charged with falsely reporting an incident in the second degree. He was arraigned in village court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,500 cash bail.

May 5, 2015

Herkimer

Syracuse teen charged with larceny
Herkimer police arrested Devonte Cooper, 19, of Syracuse, and charged him with fourth-degree grand larceny. Cooper was later released.

Ilion

Woman arrested for theft
Ilion police arrested a Herkimer woman and charged her with petit larceny, Tuesday. Tiffany Hemmerick, 25, was arrested at 10:10 p.m. Police issued Hemmerick an appearance ticket and released her.

Ilion man jailed on sex abuse charges
Police arrested an Ilion man May 5, on charges sexual abuse and related charges, Ilion police said. Patrick W. Dehart, 45, of Third Street, was charged with two counts of forcible touching, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and third-degree sex abuse. Additional charges are pending, police said. Dehart was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $7,500 cash bail.

May 4, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested at Wal-Mart
Police arrested Theresa Conroy, 45, of Herkimer, at Wal-Mart Monday and charged her with endangering the welfare of a child, criminal mischief in the fourth degree, and petit larceny. She was released on appearance tickets.

Man charged with disorderly conduct
A Herkimer man was arrested on North Main Street in the village Monday. Police charged Terrence Watson, 45, with disorderly conduct and released him with an appearance ticket.

Ilion

Police arrest man in connection to domestic incident
Ilion police arrested James M. DesRoches, 34, of Ilion, on May 4, following a domestic incident during which DesRoches allegedly caused harm to the family pet, police reported. Officers charged DesRoches with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child and one count of animal abuse. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

Man arrested on warrant
Police arrested Peter A. Palmitesso Jr., 24, of Ilion, on an arrest warrant for the charge of third-degree assault. Palmitesso was arraigned and released after paying $1,000 cash bail. He will appear in court to answer the charge at a later date.

May 2, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with criminal mischief
A Richfield Springs woman was arrested just after midnight Saturday, and charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Jennifer Lavally, 23, was arrested at 223 Folts St. She was arraigned and released.

Theft charge at Wal-Mart
Herkimer police arrested Margaret Bussey, 55, of Mohawk, at Wal-Mart Saturday, charging her with petit larceny. Bussey was later released on an appearance ticket.

Woman jailed following alleged assault
A Herkimer woman was jailed following an alleged assault Saturday. Police arrested Alisha Peuser, 21, on charges of third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Woman charged with burglary
Police arrested Brittany Wick, 22, of Herkimer, and charged her with third-degree burglary and petit larceny. She was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2500 cash bail.

Man arrested for false impersonation
A Constableville man was arrested Saturday on the charge of false impersonation. John Masur, 29, was issued an appearance ticket following his arrest, and turned over to Rome police on an active warrant.

April 29, 2015

 Herkimer

Man arrested on larceny warrant
Herkimer police arrested Jason McAdoo, 32, of Utica, Wednesday, at the Oneida County Correctional Facility, on a bench warrant for petit larceny. McAdoo was arraigned and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $1,000 bail.

Edmonston man arrested on warrant
An Edmonston man was arrested at the Herkimer Police Station on a bench warrant, Wednesday, based on prior charges of petit larceny and conspiracy. Kamrin Krause was arraigned and released after paying $500 in bail.

Man arrested for violating probation
Police arrested Christopher Shefsler, 32, of Herkimer, on North Main Street Wednesday evening after he allegedly violated the terms of his probation. Shefsler was sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $3,000 cash bail.

Three arrested in connection to theft case
Officers arrested three people at the Herkimer Police Station, in connection with a theft case, police said. Christopher Bormann, 23, Nina Childs, 48, and Kevin McConeghy, 43, all of Herkimer, were each charged with petit larceny. All three were issued appearance tickets and released.

April 28, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with tampering
A Herkimer man was arrested at the Herkimer Police Department Tuesday, after he became aware he was wanted and turned himself in, officers said. Caleb Hall, 51, was charged with third-degree criminal tampering and released on his own recognizance.

Woman arrested on 5 charges
Police arrested 26-year-old Shauna Shoop on West Albany Street, charging her with second-degree harassment, endangering the welfare of a child, resisting arrest, second-degree criminal contempt and obstructing governmental administration in the second degree. Shoop was arraigned and placed in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,000 cash bail.

April 26, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for failing to pay fine
Herkimer police arrested Jacob D. Catlin, 20, of Herkimer, on an active bench warrant issued by Village of Herkimer Court, for failing to pay a fine. Catlin was released after posting bail.

Teen arrested after fleeing domestic incident
Herkimer police arrested a 17-year-old male, Sunday, at the Herkimer Police Station, following a domestic incident, police said. The Fort Plain teen initially fled the domestic incident scene, but later turned himself in to police. He was charged with unlawful imprisonment in the second degree, endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.

Man charged with DWI
A Westernville man was arrested, Sunday at 4:05 a.m. on South Washington Street, and charged with driving while intoxicated and driving with a blood alcohol level greater than .08 percent. Timothy Haynes, 38, was released on traffic tickets.

April 24, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with shoplifting at Wal-Mart
Herkimer police arrested Ryan Bladek, 34, of Dolgeville, Friday morning, after he was allegedly caught shoplifting at Wal-Mart. Bladek was charged with petit larceny and jailed on $1,000 cash bail.

Man arrested on bench warrant
Police arrested Brandon Frantz, 28, of Herkimer, on a bench warrant. The arrest was made just after noon Friday, on West Albany Street. Frantz was placed in the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

Woman charged in Wal-Mart theft
A Herkimer woman was arrested at Wal-Mart Friday afternoon, following an alleged shoplifting incident, police said. Officers arrested Tracy Sullivan, 44, of Herkimer, and charged her with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child. Sullivan was issued appearance tickets and released.

NYC man charged after multiple shoplifting incidents
Police arrested Marcquise Spencer-Harrigan, 19, of Yonkers, Friday, following two theft complaints. Spencer-Harrigan was under suspicion of stealing goods from Ramar Liquors, on North Caroline Street, when police received a complaint that he was in the liquor store allegedly stealing again. When officers arrived, they arrested the young man, charging him with two counts of petit larceny. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail.

Mohawk man arrested on bench warrant
Police arrested Joseph M. Lockwood, 28, of Mohawk, on an active bench warrant issued by Village of Herkimer Court. Lockwood was held for arraignment and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.

Man charged with DWAI
Herkimer police arrested 20-year-old Carlton Harvard, of St. Albans, Friday, charging him with driving while ability impaired due to drugs. Harvard was later released after paying desk bail.

April 23, 2015

Herkimer

Man ticketed on West Albany Street
Police arrested a man on West Albany Street at 12:46 a.m. Thursday. Anthony C. Walker, 41, of Ilion, was charged with obstructing governmental administration in the second degree. Walker allegedly interrupted the investigation of officers repeatedly, after they responded to a call for assistance at a local business, police said. He was released on appearance tickets.

St. Johnsville man arrested on warrant
Police arrested Michael J. Hogan, 25, of St. Johnsville, on an active arrest warrant for petit larceny issued by the Village of Herkimer Court. Hogan was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2500 cash bail.

Man arrested for selling marijuana to kids
A Schuyler man was arrested on charges of selling drugs Thursday, following an investigation into the sale of marijuana to juveniles, police said. Michael A. Derby, 26, was charged with two counts of criminal sale of marijuana in the fifth degree and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

April 22, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for endangering the welfare of a child
Juanleiko Williams, 21, of Herkimer, was arrested early Wednesday on East Smith Street and charged with criminal trespassing in the second-degree and endangering the welfare of a child. Williams was issued appearance tickets and released.

Man jailed on criminal mischief charges
Police arrested Stephen Carter, 56, of Herkimer, on charges of third-degree criminal mischief. The arrest came at 9:15 p.m. on West German Street. Carter was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000 cash bail.

Man arrested on bench warrant
Police arrested Sharon L. Scott, 48, of Utica, on an active bench warrant issued by Village of Herkimer Court. Scott was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

Man arrested for failing to appear in court
Herkimer police arrested Dashauan T. Redd, 28, of New York, on two bench warrants; one for failure to appear on two counts of issuing a bad check stemming from a 2011 case, and one for failure to appear on a petit larceny charge stemming from a 2012 case. Redd was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $4,000 cash bail.

Ilion

Man charged with marijuana possession
Ilion police arrested Donald J. Broadbent, 49, of Little Falls, Wednesday, charging him with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree and unlawful possession of marijuana. The arrest came as the result of an incident on East Main Street, police said. Broadbent was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $2,000 cash bail.

Man arrested for assault and endangering child
A Mohawk man was arrested Wednesday, on charges of third-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child, Ilion police said. Christopher S. Soullas, 25, was arraigned in village court on the charges and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail.

April 21, 2015

Herkimer

Man arrested for DWI
Gary Barbera, 23, of Mohawk, was arrested in Herkimer Tuesday, on charges of driving while intoxicated, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and passing a red light. The arrest was made following a traffic stop on West Steele Street. Police released Barbera with traffic tickets.

Man arrested on drug and stolen property charges
Police arrested Herkimer resident George Eissler, 36, Tuesday, on charges of seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of stolen property and unlawful possession of marijuana. Eissler, arrested at 11:19 a.m. on Park Avenue, was released on appearance tickets.

Utica man charged with Grand Larceny at Wal-Mart following foot pursuit
A Utica man was arrested at Wal-Mart Tuesday, on charges of stealing more than $1,000 in goods.

On April 21, 2015, Herkimer Police responded to Wal-Mart for an uncooperative larceny suspect. After arriving on scene, the suspect attempted to evade arrest by running from officers. A foot pursuit ensued and officers were able to apprehend Michael P Wiatr, 32, of Utica.

Officers recovered merchandise exceeding $1,000 in value, along with a razor knife Waitr had in his possession.

It was later discovered Wiatr is currently on parole. Police charged Wiatr with fourth-degree grand larceny, resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration. He was arraigned and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

Ilion

Man arrested for petit larceny
Ilion police arrested Wayne R. Stafford, 22, of Vosburg Street, on the charge of petit larceny, a misdemeanor. Stafford was issued appearance tickets and released.

Woman charged with stealing from Dollar General
Police arrested Ida A. Redner, 48, of McGowan Road, Ilion, on the charge of petit larceny. Redner allegedly took adhesive hooks from Dollar General, in Ilion, without paying for them, police said. She was issued an appearance ticket and released.

Michael Wiatr, 32, of Utica, was apprehended at Wal-Mart following a foot pursuit.
Michael Wiatr, 32, of Utica, was apprehended at Wal-Mart following a foot pursuit.

April 19, 2015

Herkimer

Woman charged with driving drunk
Police arrested Nicole L. Davis, 23, of Herkimer, on charges of driving while intoxicated, refusal of a breathalyzer test, failure to obey a traffic control device and tinted windows. The charges stem from a traffic stop on West State Street. Davis was issued tickets and released.

April 18, 2015

Herkimer

Man charged with DWI
An Ilion man was arrested on Central Avenue in Herkimer, Saturday, after a traffic stop for an improper left turn. Police charged Daniel C. Schulze, 21, with driving while intoxicated, driving with a blood alcohol level greater than .08 percent and unlawful possession of marijuana. Schulze was issued traffic tickets and released.

April 17, 2015

Ilion

Man arrested for identity theft
Police arrested an Ilion man Friday, following a complaint that he used someone else’s identity to open a credit card. Aaron E. Greene, 43, of North Fourth Avenue, was charged with first-degree identity theft, a class D felony. Greene allegedly applied for a credit card in someone else’s name and when he received the card, Greene allegedly used it to make purchases totaling more than $2,000. Greene was arraigned in Ilion village court and remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $1,000 cash bail.

April 14, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for disorderly conduct
Police arrested Alyshia C. Ross, 21, of Herkimer, Tuesday, on charges of disorderly conduct and possession of a synthetic substance. The arrest took place on North Main Street. Police issued Ross appearance tickets.

April 12, 2015

Herkimer

Woman arrested for trespassing
Police arrested Kathleen A. Bennett, 48, of Frankfort, at 8:17 p.m. on King Street in the village on charges of trespassing and resisting arrest. Bennett was taken into custody on $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond.

Two arrested on local noise law
Police arrested two men for causing too much noise. Christopher M. Bormann, 23, and Benjamin P. Smith, 30, both of Herkimer, were issued appearance tickets at 10 p.m. Sunday, on Eureka Ave., for violating a local law by playing music too loudly.