Area Police News: June 12, 2013
George Wyble, 62, of Cottone Road, Roxbury was arrested on June 7 and charged with the May 27 shooting a bear out of season and with shooting across a town road.
Roxbury Constable Steve Williamson reports that the case began when he investigated a report of a bear being hit by a car on Ferris Hill Road on Memorial Day.
Williamson contacted Town of Roxbury Highway Department personnel who removed the 60-pound animal and buried it.
Williamson suspected that the bear may have been shot and contacted DEC officer Wilber who ordered the bear exhumed and following an examination of the body and further investigation the arrest was made.
Wyble was issued appearance tickets returnable in Roxbury Town Court.
Braden J. Rose, 37, of Monticello was arrested by state police on June 8 and charged with DWI drugs after he was stopped on Route 28 near Margaretville. Police say they were acting on a tip that reported that Rose was in the area selling drugs.
Rose was also charged with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, unlicensed operation, unsafe tire and no tail lamp.
He was issued appearance tickets returnable in Middletown Town Court on June 27.
Rebecca L. Miller, 29, of Hamden was arrested by state police on June 8 and charged with unlawful possession of marijuana after police received a call from a third party complaining about a suspicious vehicle on her property.
Police say they responded to the scene and the arrest followed.
Miller was issued an appearance ticket returnable in Town of Andes Justice Court on June 20 at 5 p.m.
Arthur D. Stone, 49, of Stamford was arrested by state police on June 7 and charged with DWI after he was stopped on Route 23 in Stamford for a traffic violation. Police say they charged Stone when his blood alcohol level allegedly tested .12 percent.
He was issued tickets returnable in Town of Harpersfield Justice Court on June 17.
Vincent S, Auletta Jr., 37, of Shandaken was arrested by Shandaken Police on June 10 and charged with second-degree reckless endangerment and attempted criminal mischief.
He was arraigned in Town of Shandaken Justice Court and released pending a future court date.
Randy J. Ostrander, 55, of Chichester was arrested by Shandaken Police on June 10 and charged with second-degree burglary, forcible touching, and second-degree stalking.
He was arraigned in Shandaken Justice Court and remanded to the Ulster County Jail in lieu of $30,000 cash bail to await further court action.