Montgomery County Sheriff
* Two Schenectady men have been arrested after reportedly stealing more than $1,000 in merchandise from Walmart in the town of Amsterdam.
Nathan J. Meyers, 27, of 1331 Lower Broadway, Schenectady, was charged with fourth-degree robbery, possession of a hypodermic instrument, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
Beau Jon Moreau, 28, 103 Jackson Ave., Schenectady, was charged with fourth-degree criminal facilitation.
According to Undersheriff Peter Vroman, the suspects allegedly stole more than $1,000 in merchandise from Walmart and fled the scene in one vehicle. The suspects were later located and taken in custody.
Meyers, who was driving the vehicle at the time of the stop, was taken into custody. A search of the vehicle after the arrest revealed a hypodermic needle in the glove compartment. Attached to the needle was a cap that contained heroin, according to the report.
Moreau was arrested for helping his friend get away from Walmart security with the merchandise, deputies said. Moreau allegedly waited outside the store in a vehicle in an attempt to depart quickly.
Both men are to spear in town court July 17.
* Willis A. Young, 28, of 93 E. Grand St. was charged with violating his parole. Young was located at his resident and taken into custody on a warrant. He was held at the county jail, according to the report.
* Nicole L. Brownell, 29, of 244 Bleecker St., Gloversville, was arrested on a bench warrant for failing to pay a fine for Amsterdam town court. Brownell was arrested after going to the county jail for a visitation. She was brought before the town judge for failing to pay a fine related to a petty larceny charge. She was remanded to the county jail.