Richard A. Pabon, 26, of Gloversville was arrested by state police Friday on an outstanding warrant that had been issued by the Town of Roxbury Justice Court. Pabon was arraigned in Roxbury Justice Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $12,000 cash bail. State police were assisted in the arrest by Roxbury Constable Steve Williamson.
The death of a 21-year-old Phoenicia woman whose body was found outside her family‚Äôs home last week is not considered suspicious and may have been a suicide, according to the Ulster County Sheriff. Kalie M. Herdman was found dead last Tuesday morning in the yard at her family‚Äôs home at 31 Station Road, Phoenicia. Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum said that authorities believe the death was a suicide.
A Remembrance Service for Trooper David Brinkerhoff will be held on Friday, April 25 at 9 a.m. on Cemetery Road in Margaretville.
Also on Friday, there will be a service for Trooper Brinkerhoff at noon at St. Mary‚Äôs Cemetery on Route 385, Coxsackie. A luncheon will follow at 1 p.m. at State Police headquarters in Coxsackie.
Johnathan J. Bradley, 16, of Oneonta, Brett R. Laible, 19, of Milford and Daniel P. Paxcer, 18, of Milford, were arrested Saturday for unlawful possession of marijuana and issued appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Andes court for May 15.
Greggory R. Forbis, 26, of Middleburgh was arrested by state police Thursday and charged with second-degree criminal contempt and obstruction of governmental administration after he allegedly failed to obey a Schohaire County order of protection. Forbis was picked up by state police in Stamford and arraigned in Village of Stamford Justice Court. He was sent to the county jail in lieu of $2,000 cash bail to await further court action.
By Brian Sweeney
Two New York State Troopers who were shot last April in Margaretville have been honored by the Delaware County Shields.
Troopers Matthew Gombosi and Richard Mattson received special recognition plaques last Tuesday in a ceremony at the Olde Caledonia Restaurant in Delhi. The honored troopers were cited for their work last spring during a tragic series of events that took place April 24 and 25 near Margaretville.
Peter R. Vinci, 19, of the Town of Shandaken was arrested Saturday by Ulster County Sheriff‚Äôs Deputies and charged with DWI after he was allegedly observed driving at a high rate of speed on Fox Hollow Road in the Town of Shandaken. Deputies say that Vinci exited Fox Hollow Road onto Route 28 where he failed to maintain his lane and crossed hazardous markings.
Michael C. Slawatycki, 23, of South Kortright was arrested by state police last week Tuesday and charged with DWI after his disabled vehicle was found on Madison Hill Road in the Town of Stamford. Police say they charged Slawatycki when he allegedly failed a field sobriety test.
A Phoenicia man arrested on felony sex assault charges is in the Ulster County jail without bail as he awaits his time to appear before a grand jury. Ernest H. Fudge, 46, of 17 Station Road, Phoenicia, was charged with first-degree sexual abuse, a class D felony, after his arrest on March 4 by deputies from the Ulster County Sheriff‚Äôs Department.