A part-time Ticonderoga police officer was arrested in Whitehall March 30. Thomas Ruby, 44, a part-time officer with the Ticonderoga and Whitehall police departments, was charged with violating an order of protection his estranged wife has against him, state police said.
Police said Sinisgalli was in the frigid water for about 20 minutes before being rescued.He was wearing a life jacket. He told police a wave capsized the canoe.
DWI in Schroon
A Rexford man was charged with driving while intoxicated March 27 in Schroon.
State police said Matthew A. Johnson, 40, was pulled over by a trooper on I-87 and was found to smell of alcohol. Police said Johnson failed field sobriety tests and his blood alcohol content was 0.16 percent.
Johnson was arrested and charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a felony; operating a vehicle with a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher, a misdemeanor; and driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor.
He was arraigned in Schroon Town Court.