2018-05-30 / Police News

Bridegroom was driver

After reviewing evidence developed by the Troop F Collision Reconstruction Unit and Forensic Investigation Unit, along with autopsy results and interviews from witnesses at the scene, it has been determined that the driver of the of the 2018 Maserati at the time of the crash was Michael Colangelo, 31, of Huntington Station. The front passenger is identified as John Martinez, 39, of Hauppauge.

The initial information indicating Martinez was the driver was partially based off witnesses who observed Martinez behind the wheel as the vehicle left the Full Moon resort, in Big Indian, the night of May 20. Further investigation revealed that Martinez and Colangelo switched positions at some point during the trip.

A preliminary analysis reveals the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it left the roadway, and neither the driver or front seat passenger were wearing seat belts. The investigation is continuing pending accident reconstruction and toxicology results.

New York State Police

On May 11, at 11:31 a.m., State Police Margaretville, arrested Charles A. Dieterich, of Grand Gorge, at Camp Oorah, 123 Scotch Valley Road in Stamford. Dieterich was arrested after an investigation revealed he had made inappropriate comments to two girls under the age of 17.

He was charged with two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, class A misdemeanors, two counts of Harassment in the 2nd degree and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana, violations, and released on his own recognizance.

On May 14, at about 9:53 a.m., State Police Margaretville, arrested Clara M. Korenyik, 20, of Bloomville, at 53535 Main St, Roxbury, on a criminal summons from the Town of Stamford Court, for credit card and cash stolen from a resident’s wallet on May 10, at 12 p.m., at Senior Living Center in the Village of Stamford.

Korenyik was charged with Grand Larceny 4th-Credit Card, a Class E felony, and scheduled in town of Stamford Court on May 22.

Harassment summons

On May 15, State Police Stamford arrested Adrianne D. Johnson, 48, of Roxbury, on a criminal summons from the Town of Roxbury Court, on a charge of Harassment 2nd degree, a violation, in an incident from May 1 at about 7 p.m. in the town of Roxbury.

Johnson, a former employee of the Country Store, is accused of yelling at an employee as she drove by, as she had on a previous occasion on April 26. Trooper received the criminal summons on May 9 and served Johnson on May 15. She is scheduled Town of Roxbury Court on May 23.

On May 17, at about 2:25 p.m., State Police Oneonta, arrested Michael P. Stein, 24, of Delhi. Troopers responded to a larceny in progress at the Oneonta Walmart. Stein is accused of failing to listen to troopers orders and had two knives on his person. Troopers located an unlabeled bottle of pills on his person believed to be Alprazolam. He also had a large amount of cash. He is also on probation with Delaware County.

Stein was charged with controlled substance in a non original container, a violation, and three class A misdemeanors, petit larceny, resisting arrest, and criminal possession of a controlled substance 7th. Arraigned in the town of Oneonta Court, remanded on $10,000 cash or $20,000 bond. Next court date is June 21.

On May 19, at about 8:40 p.m., State Police Margaretville arrested Logan D. Coss, 25, of Roxbury, and charged him with aggravated harassment 2nd degree - communicating a threat. Troopers received a complaint that the suspect was allegedly contacting the victim telephonically. The victim felt threatened.

Coss was arraigned in the Town of Stamford Court and released on his own recognizance. The victim was issued an order of protection. Coss’s next court date was May 22.

On May 20, at about 1:58 a.m., State Police Oneonta responded to a domestic dispute in the town of Davenport. Edward J. Wilson, 25, of Davenport, was arrested and charged with Assault 2nd degree, a class D felony. Held on cash bail.

Multiple charges

On May 20, at about 3:30 a.m., State Police Stamford, arrested Richard J. Carnnachio- Slavins, 34, of Delhi. Troopers stopped Carnnachio-Slavins while traveling west on State Route 28 in the Town of Middletown for an equipment violation, no/inadequate plate lamp, and was found to be operating a motor vehicle without an inspection certificate, both traffic offenses.

While the trooper conducted the interview, he smelled a distinct odor of marijuana emanating from vehicle. Probable cause search resulted in over 7 grams of marijuana and paraphernalia were located and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation. Carnnachio-Slavins was issued an appearance tickets for May 29 in the town of Middletown Court.

On May 20, at approximately 4:05 p.m., State Police Margaretville arrested Korrinne A. Peterson, age 41 of Margaretville, for Criminal Mischief in the 4th degree and theft of services both misdemeanors. On May 5, troopers received a complaint from the Valkyrian Motel in Fleischmanns where Peterson had a month-long stay. Though having paid $300, the remaining balance of $600 was unpaid when she departed on April 25, as well as damage to the carpet and bedding.

Troopers were able to make contact with Peterson and she met with the trooper at SP Margaretville on May 20. Peterson was arrested, processed, and issued appearance tickets for Middletown Court on June 5.

Delaware County Sheriff’s Office

On May 19, at approximately 7:05 p.m., deputies arrested James Henderson, 46, of Walton, on one count of Reckless Driving, a misdemeanor. The arrest occurred during the course of assisting the Village of Walton Police Department with a failure to comply call, whereby Henderson is alleged to have not stopped his vehicle during Walton Police Department’s attempt to execute a traffic stop. It is further alleged that during the course of the failure to comply, it was reported that Henderson was driving his vehicle erratically, nearly colliding with 3 vehicles, while operating in the Town of Walton. He was issued additional traffic tickets for Failure to keep right, moving unsafely from lane, and parking on pavement. He was arraigned at the Village of Walton Court, along with numerous additional charges from the Village of Walton Police Department and was subsequently remanded to the custody of the Delaware County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.

On May 21, deputies arrested Taylor Morris, 21, of Downsville, after the Delaware County Family Court issued a warrant pursuant to a violation of an Article 10 proceeding. Morris was remanded to the Delaware County Correctional Facility where she was ordered to be held and will appear in family court at a later date.

On May 22, at about 6:14 p.m., deputies and Investigators arrested and charged Justin A. Reed, 19, of Downsville, with Rape in the Second Degree and Criminal Sex Act in the Second Degree, both class D felonies. Reed is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse and oral sexual contact with a child under the age of 15 in the Town of Walton earlier this month. Reed was arraigned at Walton Town Court and was released on his own recognizance pending his appearance in the Walton Town Court on a later date to answer the charges.

On May 22, deputies arrested Alexander Moore, 19, of Margaretville, for Sexual Misconduct (5 counts), a class A misdemeanor, after it was alleged that Moore had engaged in sexual conduct with another person without their consent. Moore is currently being held in the Delaware County Correctional Facility for an unrelated charge and was issued an appearance ticket to appear in the Town of Andes Court.

Village of Walton Police

On May 14, police arrested Belinda M. Decker, 33, of Walton, on the charge of 3rd Degree Falsely Reporting an Incident. She was arraigned at Walton Village Justice Court and released on her own recognizance to reappear at a later date.

On May 17, police arrested Joseph A. Navas, 36, of Walton, on the charge of issuing a bad check. He was issued an Appearance Ticket returnable to the Walton Village Court on May 21.

On May 24, police arrested Brandin M. Vantassel, 21, of Walton, on the charge of 2nd Degree Aggravated Harassment. He was arraigned at Walton Village Court and remanded to the Delaware County Jail in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $3,000 bond.

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