Ballston Journal Police Blotter

Police and Courts: Dec. 29, 2016 – Jan. 4, 2017

The following items are police and courts records from the Ballston Spa Police Department, Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office, Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office and New York State Police.

Ballston Spa Police Department

Disorderly: Christopher Myers, 38, of Ballston Spa, was arrested Sunday, Jan. 1 and charged with disorderly conduct.

New York State Police

Bryan Holohan mug shot

Bryan Holohan

DWI: Bryan Holohan, 40, of Ballston Lake, was arrested Sunday, Jan. 1 and charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle and possession of narcotics, seventh degree.

Holohan was stopped for speeding on the Northway in Clifton Park, where it was discovered he was intoxicated and in possession of Klonopin, police said.

Saratoga County District Attorney’s Office

Grand larceny: Shawn J. Morrison, 53, of Mechanicville, was sentenced Tuesday, Jan. 3 to 90 days in jail and five years of probation.

Morrison was convicted of grand larceny, fourth degree, for a crime committed in Malta last May.

Possession: Lindsay A. Landon, 25, of Middlebury, Vermont, was sentenced Wednesday, Jan. 4 to three and a half years in state prison and two years of post-release supervision.

Landon was sentenced in connection with her conviction on the charge of criminal possession of a controlled substance, fourth degree, following her arrest in March in Malta.

Attempted sale: Ramiro Loachamin Sr., 44, of Ballston Spa, was sentenced Wednesday, Jan. 4 to one year in jail and one year of post-release supervision.

Loachamin was sentenced in connection with his conviction on the charge of attempted criminal sale of a controlled substance, third degree.

Editor’s note: All items reported are a matter of public record. A charge is not a conviction. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed.


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