Police News: May 8, 2013
An editing error in its issue of May 8 caused the Catskill Mountain News to mistakenly identify Mary J. Batthany, 54, of Delhi as having been arrested by state police on May 1 and charged with DWI. She was neither arrested nor charged, she was simply the owner of a vehicle operated by an individual who was charged. The News regrets the error and any confusion it may have caused.
Wayne D. Mondore, 28, of Bloomville was arrested by state police on May 2 and charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and petit larceny after he allegedly stole a quantity of oxycodone powder from the Covidian plant in Hobart where he was employed.
Police say they were called to the scene by plant security who discovered the theft.
Mondore was arraigned in Town of Stamford Justice Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail. He is scheduled to reappear in court on May 14 at 6 p.m.
Three Delhi residents; Nathaniel J. Bracci, 24, Sarah Gangell, 18, and Brayan C, Thompson, 23, were arrested by state police on April 30 and charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance after they were stopped for a traffic violation on Clove Road in Hobart. Police say a search of their vehicle yielded a white envelope, which contained heroin.
Bracci and Thompson were issued appearance tickets returnable in Town of Stamford Justice Court. Gangell was arraigned and remanded tot eh county jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail to await further court action.
Tammy Nobile, 46, of Arkville was arrested by state police on May 6 and charged with DWI drugs following a one-car property damage accident on Dry Brook Road.
Police say the Nobile vehicle left the road and struck a tree with the driver telling them that she had swerved to avoid a deer. Nobile was charged after she failed a field sobriety test.
She was given an appearance ticket returnable in Town of Middletown Justice Court on May 9 at 9 a.m.