7/28/17 – CAR THIEF TO SPEND THE NEXT 3-6 YEARS IN PRISON

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced that on Friday, July 28, 2017, Donald J. Gilbert, age 47, pled guilty to one count of Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, a class D felony, in satisfaction of a four (4) count indictment. Gilbert was charged in an indictment with numerous offenses after he stole […]

6/30/17 – APPELLATE DIVISION UPHOLDS PRISON TERM IN 2013 SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced today that the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, affirmed the guilty verdict of Robert Wolf, age 25, rendered by a jury on September 4, 2013. Wolf was convicted of two (2) counts of Course of Sexual Conduct in the First Degree, one […]

6/1/17 – GUILTY VERDICT IN DWI CASE

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced that Charles D. Tremblay, age 30, of Troy, NY, was convicted by a jury of one (1) count of Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC over .08%, and one (1) count of Common Law Driving While Intoxicated, both misdemeanors. On April 24, 2016, the defendant was pulled […]

5/22/17 – GUILTY VERDICT IN DWI CASE

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced that Kenneth R. Sandstedt, age 63, of Canaan, NY, was convicted by a jury of one (1) count of Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated and one (1) count Driving While Intoxicated, both misdemeanors. On September 6, 2016, the defendant was involved in a single car automobile crash on […]

4/25/17 – REPEAT DRUNK DRIVER SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR FELONY DWI

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced that David H. Dugan, age 32, of Hoosick Falls, NY, was sentenced to state prison today for his guilty plea to one (1) count of Driving While Intoxicated, a class D felony and one (1) count of Violation of Probation (VOP), for a previous DWI-related conviction. On […]

4/11/17 – TROY MAN SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR FAILURE TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced today that William E. Ormsbee, age 62, of Troy, NY, was sentenced to one (1) to three (3) years in State Prison. Ormsbee was sentenced for his guilty plea to one (1) count of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, a Class D felony. Ormsbee is […]

3/2/17 – APPELLATE DIVISON UPHOLDS 2012 ROBBERY CONVICTION

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced today that the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, affirmed the guilty verdict of Levon Newell, age 23, rendered October 17, 2012. Newell was convicted of two (2) counts of Robbery in the First Degree and two (2) counts of Attempted Robbery in […]

2/28/17 – TROY MAN TO SPEND A YEAR IN RENSSELAER COUNTY JAIL FOR VEHICULAR ASSAULT

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced today that Dennis Loiselle Jr., age 24, of Troy, NY, was sentenced to one (1) year in Rensselaer County Jail. Loiselle was sentenced for his guilty plea to two (2) counts of Vehicular Assault in the Second Degree, both Class E felonies and one (1) count of […]

2/23/17 – TROY MAN SENTENCED TO 5 ½ YEARS IN PRISON

Rensselaer County District Attorney Joel E. Abelove announced that on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, Jose Borrero, age 42, of Troy, NY, was sentenced to five and a half (5 ½) years of state prison following his guilty pleas on two separate sealed indictments. The first indictment initially charged Borrero with multiple heroin sales to a […]