Assault, pot-growing cases

Nov. 2 — Judge Mindy Fisk presiding

• The case of Nathan V. Groff, 19, of Valley Rd., Warrensburg, was adjourned to Nov. 16. He is charged with Reckless Driving, a Misdemeanor, and Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury Accident. Police said he hit a female while pulling out of a driveway at 2 Hackensack Ave. Groff maintains the female was in front of the car when he pulled out.

• Burton R. Karson Jr., 38, of Schroon River Road, was convicted of third-degree Assault, and was sentenced to Warren County Jail for a 35 days. He was granted a Conditional Discharge and fined $305. A victim said that on the night of May 13 at CB's tavern on River St., Karson struck a man to the ground then kicked him in the face and the back of the head. The victim of his assault was granted an Order of Protection to shield Karson from contacting him.

• The case of Richard M. Oehler, Jr., 40, of Karen St. in Warrensburg was adjourned to Nov. 16. He is facing a Felony charge of Criminal Possession of Marijuana, accusing him of growing the plants illegally at his residence. Police said that Oehler was arrested Sept. 20, after they discovered more that 19 mature marijuana plants on his premises. Oehler is also charged with the Misdemeanor of Unlicensed Growing of Marijuana.

The cases of Joel Slater, John Duffy and David Goodell were adjourned to Nov. 16.

Vote on this Story by clicking on the Icon


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment