• The case of Melissa DiPasquale, 33, Main Street, Warrensburg was adjourned to Dec. 15. She is charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, a felony, and third-degree forgery, a misdemeanor, based on 2005 incidents. Police said DiPasquale stole $1,086 in unemployment benefits from the state of New York. According to a decision reached after her Nov. 29 arraignment by Lake Luzerne Justice Bruce Hayes, the risk of her flight is high, as she has a history of travel throughout the continental U.S. She was sent to Warren County jail for lack of $25,000 cash bail.
Police said DiPasquale filled out a job application at the Hudson Headwaters Health Center and failed to disclose her criminal history. They said she signed the application, knowing it was false, due to her being a convict and being on probation.
• The case of Carrie L. Rabideau, 38, Sewell Street, Lake George, was adjourned to Dec. 15. She is charged with unlawfully dealing with a child, a misdemeanor. Police said at 2:19 p.m. Nov. 20, Rabideau, a clerk at Cumberland Farms in Warrensburg, sold a 24-ounce can of Labatt Blue to a 19-year-old teenager without asking for identification.
• The case of Meredith Sonley, 28, was adjourned to Dec. 15. She is charged with second-degree harassment, based on an Oct. 22 incident. Police said at 3:05 p.m. that day on James Street, Sonley intentionally closed Keith Sonley's left arm in her vehicle door.
• The case of Mario Cloutier, St.-Hubert, Quebec, was adjourned to Jan. 12. He is charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a misdemeanor, based on an Oct. 30 traffic stop in which he was recorded driving his Cadillac at 85 miles per hour in a 65 m.p.h. zone.
• Brian T. MacDuff, 31, was arraigned on charges of first-degree burglary, second-degree strangulation, and third-degree assault, all felonies.Police said at about 11:30 p.m. Nov. 27, MacDuff entered in the bedroom of a female and strangled her, causing a laceration to her lip and bruises and swelling to the woman's neck. He is also charged with third-degree assault in the incident. He is also charged with fourth -degree criminal mischief related to another aspect of the case. Police said he took a cell phone out of the victim's hand after she told him that she was going to call the police. MacDuff was sent to Warren County jail for lack of $50,000 cash bail. A full order of protection was issued in an effort to protect the victim.