Ballston Journal Police Blotter

Police and Courts: Jan. 4-10, 2018

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

Harassment: Stephen J. Parker, 39, of Ballston Spa, was arrested Jan. 6 and charged with second-degree harassment. He was arraigned in Milton Town Court and sent to Saratoga County Jail for lack of bail.



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Aggravated DWI: Michael Dowling, 48, of Ballston Lake was arrested Jan. 10 in Malta and charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated and DWI, misdemeanors.

Assault: Michael B. Hare, 43, of Round Lake was arrested Jan. 11 and charged with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor.


Plea: David M. Matthews, 28, of Mechanicville, pleaded guilty Jan. 4 to first-degree attempted promoting prison contraband, a class E felony.

Sentencing: William K. Hutton, 52, of Saratoga Springs, was sentenced Jan. 4 to 60 days in jail and five years probation for driving while intoxicated, a class E felony.

Sentencing: Devon J. Krisanda, 22, of Ballston Lake, was sentenced Jan. 5 to two years in state prison for third-degree attempted criminal possession of a controlled substance, a class C felony.

Sentencing: Kile W. West, 22, of Milton, was sentenced Jan. 5 to serve two-to-six years in state pris, for first-degree attempted possession of a forged instrument and one-to-three years for third-degree burglary, both class D felonies. The sentences will run concurrent.

Sentencing: Alycia M. Andreadakis, 43, of Ballston Spa, was sentenced Jan. 12 to five years of probation for third-degree attempted burglary, a class E felony.

Plea: Katelyn M. Dussault, 26, of Ballston Spa, pleaded guilty Jan. 10 to third-degree burglary, a class D felony.

Garrett M. Weatherwax, 24, of Ballston Spa, was sentenced Jan. 3 to 1-1/3 to 4 years in state prion after pleading to attempted sexual performance by a child, in Malta. 

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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