Area Police News: March 6, 2013

Christine L. Ruud, 36, of Bovina was arrested by state police on February 26 and faces a number of charges following an ongoing domestic dispute during which she allegedly threatened to kill her ex boyfriend. Police say she also struck the man, who police identified as Scott A. Burns, 46, also of Bovina, over the head with a lamp causing a laceration.
Police say they charged Rudd with second-degree assault, second-degree menacing and third-degree criminal mischief. She was arraigned in Town of Delhi Justice Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail to await further court action.
Burns was transported by ambulance to O’Connor Hospital in Delhi where he was treated for his injuries.

Sheri Byrne, 40, of Surprise was arrested by state police on February 27 and charged with speeding, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and no insurance after she was stopped on Route 28 in Margaretville.
She was issued tickets returnable in Town of Middletown Justice Court on March 14 at 10 a.m.

Devyn T. Clum, 18, of Bloomville was arrested by state police on March 2 and faces a number of charges following a one-car rollover accident on McMurdy Brook Road in Hobart. Police say two of three unidentified females, who were passengers in the car, were treated at O’Connor Hospital for minor injuries.
Clum was charge with obstruction of governmental administration, reckless driving, leaving the scene of a personal injury accident, moving from lane unsafely, and open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle. He was issued appearance tickets returnable in Town of Kortright Justice Court on March 19 at 7 p.m.

Ian Homer, 17, of Delhi was arrested by state police on March 3 and charged with obstruction of breathing and endangering the welfare of a child after he allegedly choked his 15-year-old sister during an argument.
He was arraigned in Town of Kortright Justice Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $250 cash bail to await further court action.

Tyler James Schism, 19, of Olivebridge was arrested by state police on March 3 and charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and possession of alcohol by a person under 21 after the car he was driving was stopped on Route 10 in Walton for speeding.
Also charged in the case was Gregory N. Johnsmeyer, also 19, of West Hurley who was a passenger in the Scism vehicle. He was issued a summons for possession of alcohol by a person under 21.
Both men were issued tickets returnable in Town of Walton Justice Court on March 20 at 7 p.m.

Nicholas A. Colao, 52, of Stamford was arrested by state police on February 26 and faces a number of traffic violations, including third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, after he was stopped on River Street in Stamford for having an expired inspection sticker.
He was arraigned in Town of Stamford Justice Court and released to reappear on April 9 at 6 p.m.

Jeremy A. Key, 34, of Hobart was arrested by state police on February 27 and charged with DWI following a property damage accident on Route 10 in Jefferson.
Police say they charged Key when his blood alcohol content allegedly tested .19 percent. He was issued an appearance ticket returnable in Town of Jefferson Justice Court on April 8 at 7 p.m.

Kenneth F. Dillman, 18, off Harpersfield was arrested by state police on February 28 and charged with shoplifting after he allegedly tried to steal an $8.51 steak from the Grand Union in Stamford.
He was issued an appearance ticket returnable in Town of Stamford Justice Court on April 9 at 6 p.m.

Kyle T. All, 22, of Harpersfield was arrested by state police on March 2 and charged with DWI after he was stopped on Route 23 in Harpersfield for a traffic violation. Police say they charged All when his blood alcohol level allegedly tested .12 percent.
All was issued tickets for DWI and moving from lane unsafely returnable in the Town of Harpersfield Justice Court on March 11.