On November 21, 2017 at approximately 5:30 PM, deputies from the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop Joshua F. VanDuser, 35, of Bethel on State Route 55 in Swan Lake. VanDuser was wanted on an arrest warrant issued in the Town of Liberty for the larceny of a trail camera.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Sullivan County Welfare Fraud Task Force held a news conference on November 16 at the government center to talk about efforts to battle welfare fraud in the county. Four recent welfare arrests were unveiled, and Joe Todora, commissioner of the Sullivan County Division of Family Services, unveiled a new phone number resident
Janine Edwards, Wayne County District Attorney, announced today the arrest of John Joseph Henneforth Jr., age 38 of Greentown, Pennsylvania. Henneforth is charged with Delivery of Heroin (F), Criminal Use of Communication Facility (F), and Possession of Heroin (M).
On September 15, 2017, the Detective Division of the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by Senior Investigator Yan Salomon of the NY State Police in Monroe regarding a cold case that he was working on. The case involved the recovery of skeletal remains in Orange County.
Monticello police arrested Ivan Velasquez, age 50, of Monticello for misdemeanor Aggravated Driving While intoxicated at 9:00 PM Friday 10/20/17 and again on Saturday 10/21/17 at 8:50 PM.
District Attorney Janine Edwards announced that Moses McCrary III was sentenced to 31 months to 10 years in a State Correctional Institute today, by President Judge Raymond L. Hamill. McCrary, age 21 of Lackawaxen, PA, pleaded guilty on September 6, 2017, to Robbery (F1) and Resisting Arrest (M2).
On Wednesday October 11. 2017 at approximately 5:00 PM Sullivan County Sheriff’s Deputy Kevin Lupardo stopped a 2008 Chevrolet Pickup Truck that was traveling west bound on State Route 17 in the Town of Thompson, for a vehicle and traffic violation. A computer check of the driver indicated that his license was suspended.
On Friday October 6, 2017 at approximately 11:45 PM, the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Patrol responded to a 911 report of shots being fired in the vicinity of 64 Maple Lane in Narrowsburg. At the location Deputy Christopher Valastro located several individuals standing next to some ATVs in the driveway.
On Friday October 6, 2017 Detectives from the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jennifer Colaiacomo, 43, of the Town of Newburgh for two counts of Forgery in the 2nd degree, a class D Felony. The defendant is the owner of the Bethel Hideaway Campground Resort on Fulton Road in the Swan Lake section of the Town of Bethel.
HONESDALE, PA — Janine Edwards, Wayne County District Attorney, announced ON October 5 that Michael Thomas Schwartz, 35, and Jamie Lynn Schwartz, 29, were sentenced to periods of lengthy incarceration in a state prison. The couple was found guilty of numerous child sexual abuse charges on July 17 by President Judge Raymond L.