Area Police News: February 26, 2014
A Brooklyn woman was charged by state police with petit larceny on February 22 after she allegedly stole a pair of skies on February 19 at Plattekill Ski Resort in Roxbury.
Bjorg Magnea, 49, was issued an appearance ticket after the owner of the missing skies allegedly saw Magnea place them on a ski rack, three days after they originally went mission.
Magnea is scheduled to appear in Town of Roxbury Justice Court on March 5 at 7 p.m.
Shandaken Police report the arrest of two men on February 23 after a witness allegedly observed them removing copper heating pipe from a residence on Bonnieview Avenue in Pine Hill.
The witness dialed 911 and a short time later a Shandaken Police unit stopped their Dodge van in Big Indian, loaded with the copper pipe.
Police charged the driver, Jason R. Scofield, 30, of Mt. Tremper and his passenger, Richard G. Smith, 43, of Hurley with felony burglary, criminal mischief, petit larceny, and criminal possession of stolen property. Scofield was additionally charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
Both subjects were released to appear in Shandaken Justice Court on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m.