‘River Dave’ arrested after returning to live at New Hampshire cabin site

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former New Hampshire hermit whose cabin in the woods burned down after he was ordered to leave the property after nearly three decades has been charged with trespassing there once again. ‘River Dave’ secures housing for the winter after cabin burns down There’s been an outpouring of support for 81-year-old … Read more

Kingsbury man charged with March home burglary

HARTFORD, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Washington County Police arrested a man who burglarized a home in the town of Hartford in March, according to County Sheriff Jeff Murphy. Supply low, demand high at pharmacies for at-home COVID testing kits Kingsbury resident Nicholas Guilder, 39, was arrested following an investigation into a March 29 burglary. Guilder was … Read more

WATCH: Shocking fight between unruly passengers, police at Miami airport

MIAMI (NewsNation) — At least two people were arrested after a brawl broke out between passengers and police at the Miami International Airport Monday night. The shocking fight, which was caught on camera, happened in the middle of terminal H around 6:30 p.m. Mississippi man facing 5 years in prison for shining lasers at FedEx planes … Read more

Police: Albany man arrested after being found with loaded handgun

COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — An Albany man has been arrested after being found with a loaded handgun. The Colonie Police Department said Jahcor Gordon, 22, was arrested on November 27. Around 2 a.m. on November 27, officers found an occupied vehicle in the parking lot of Margarita City on Central Avenue. After speaking with the … Read more

DEC update: 1 charged over Hunter Mountain vandalism

LEXINGTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) — According to the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), one person was arrested after allegedly vandalizing the John Robb lean-to on Hunter Mountain. The suspect was charged with a misdemeanor after authorities found him trying to clean up the graffiti. Hunter Mountain lean-to vandalized in Greene County On Tuesday, November 2, DEC … Read more

Amsterdam police seize large amount of cocaine, heroin during search warrants

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Amsterdam Police Department has seized a large amount of drugs after two search warrants were executed in Amsterdam. Police arrested Esmeralda Torres, 51, of Amsterdam on November 9 as a result of the bust. Esmeralda Torres Police said Torres was a target in an open investigation into the sale of … Read more

2 charged with manufacturing ghost guns in Pittsfield

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — Two Pittsfield men were arrested after search warrants were issued Thursday morning. According to Lieutenant John Soules, search warrants were executed at 205 Lenox Avenue (apartment No. 3) and 122 Dewey Avenue (apartment No. 4) in Pittsfield for the investigation into illegal possession of firearms and the illegal manufacturing of “ghost … Read more

Ballston Spa woman charged with stealing $36K from nonprofit as CFO

Robin Iacobelli (Saratoga Co. Sheriff’s Office) BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Saratoga County Sheriff’s office reports the arrest of Robin A. Iacobelli, 58, of Ballston Spa, for alleged embezzlement. Police say she stole a five-figure sum while leading a local nonprofit. Police: Former employee accused of embezzling $84K Investigators from the Sheriff’s Office and … Read more

Clifton Park man arrested for alleged explosion, illegal guns and cocaine

WATERVLIET, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Watervliet police arrested Robert Melendez, 40, of Clifton Park after officers investigated a complaint of an explosion near Fourth Street and Seventh Avenue on Sept. 24, 2021. Community residents reportedly described the sound as an “explosion” which was said to be heard by Watervilet police officers around one mile away. Fatal … Read more

Couple arrested for the second time in a month, found with 450 bags of heroin

HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Rensselaer County Sheriff’s Office said two people were arrested for the second time within a month after executing a search warrant. Jacen E. Blair, 43, and Rebecca L. Gorman, 30, were arrested on October 8 in Hoosick. 10 people arrested after shooting that left 1 dead, 6 others injured in … Read more