Felony AUO Arrest

On August 3rd, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 47 year old Cynthia Sutherland of Nassau, NY. Ms. Sutherland was stopped on East Schodack Rd for failure to keep right and excessive smoke from the exhaust system. Ms. Sutherland at the time had 16 suspensions/revocations on her license imposed on over 10 different dates. She was arrested and processed at the Schodack Police Department for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the first degree. She will appear back in the Schodack Town Court on 09/13/2017 at 06:00 PM.

Other July Arrests

In the month of July, the Schodack Police Department made arrests for the following offenses in addition to the listed entries:

-Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of Motor Vehicle 3rd Degree (1 arrest)

-Criminal Warrant (2 arrests)

-Unlawful Possession of Marijuana (3 arrests)

-Operating with Suspended Registration (2 arrests)

Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th arrest

On July 14th, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 25 year old Kyle Coyle of Nassau, NY. Mr. Coyle was stopped on State Route 20 for operating a vehicle with a suspended registration. His license was suspended as well for a prior DWI conviction and he did not have an interlock in his vehicle as he was requied to. Mr. Coyle also possessed an illegal knife. He was arrested and released with appearance tickets due to appear in the Schodack Town Court on 08/09/2017 at 06:00 PM.

Warrant execution leads to multiple charges

On July 21st, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 39 year old Anthony Paradise of Schodack, NY. Mr. Paradise was wanted by New York State Police and Schodack Police Deapartment for violating an order of protection, protecting his ex-wife, on several occasions. Mr. Paradise was located in the Curtis Trailer Park and when officers attempted to arrest him he armed himself with a metal handle and resisted arrest. He was subdued using a “Taser” and eventually taken into custody without him being injured. One officer did substain injuries during the struggle and was transported to the hospital for evalutation. He was arrested for the follwing: Criminal Contempt 1st degree, Aggravated Harassment 2nd degree, Assault 2nd degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree, Manacing 2nd degree, Resisting Arrest, Obstructing Govemental Administration 2nd degree. He was remanded to the Rensselaer County Jail.

Charges for Criminal Tampering 3rd degree and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 5th degree were filed later in the day when it was discovered that he removed a tire off of a vehicle in the Route 150 Park and Ride parking lot and attempted to place on his vehicle to replace a flat tire.

DWI Arrest

On July 22nd, 2017 at 08:29 AM the Schodack Police Department arrested 23 year old Christian Ruhlman of Schodack, NY. Mr. Ruhlman was stopped on Columbia Tupike for speeding. He was then arrested for misdemeanor DWI. His BAC was 0.08%. He was issued traffic tickets due to appear in the Schodack Town Court on 08/02/2017 at 06:00 PM.

Aggravated DWI Arrest

On July 21st, 2017 at 04:30 PM the Schodack Police Department arrested 40 year old Michael McCarthy of Schenectady, NY. Mr. McCarthy was observed driving erratically on Columbia Tupike by Officer Miller. He was stopped, appeared to be under the influence of alcohol, failed field sobriety tests, and was arrested. His BAC was 0.23%, almost three times the legal driving limit. He was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and released with traffic tickets due to appear in the Schodack Town Court on 09/06/2017 at 06:00 PM.

Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Arrest

On July 04th, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 25 year old William Moxon of Schodack, NY. Mr. Moxon was found asleep at the wheel in a running vehicle at the Shine Time car wash. He was found to be in possession of Alprazolam without a prescription. He was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree and released with an apperance ticket due to appear in the Schodack Town Court at a later date.

Burglary 3rd Degree Arrest

On July 14th, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 27 year old John Weinheimer of Schodack, NY. Mr. Weinheimer was arrested after an investigation revealed he stole and was in possession of a motorcycle taken out of the victims shed. The motorcycle was recovered as a result of the investigation. He was arrested for Burglary 3rd degree, Grand Larceny 4th degree, and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th degree, all felonies. He was remanded to the Rensselaer County Jail.

Petit Larceny Arrest

On July 10th, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 64 year old Alicia Wiley of East Greenbush, NY. Ms. Wiley was arrested for Petit Larceny after stealing products from the Stewarts Shop on Columbia Tupike. She was released on an appearance ticket due to appear in the Schodack Town Court on 08/02/2017 at 06:00 PM.

Forcible Touching Arrest

On July 31st, 2017 the Schodack Police Department arrested 22 year old Alexander Pagen of Bronx, NY. Mr. Pagen was arrested stemming from an investigation of an alledged attemted sexual assault on South Schodack Rd. Mr. Pagen was arrested for Forcible Touching, Unlawful Imprisonment 2nd degree, and Forcible Touching. He was arrainged in the Schodack Town Court.