Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a standoff between an armed man and police at the man’s Southeast home yesterday (Monday) ended after the man died in an apparent suicide. The deceased man has been identified as Mr. George S. Bateman, aged 60, of 29 Nichols Road in the Town of Southeast.
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports a standoff between an armed man and police at the man’s Southeast home today (Monday).
The incident began at about 12:15 PM, after the man reportedly made a telephone call in which he expressed thoughts of suicide and threatened to use violence against any police officers who came to his house. The person who received that call notified the Sheriff’s Office.
Stanislav Mrazek (aka - Josef Pekala) is wanted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and a Superior Court Warrant of Arrest was issued 3/14/2003. Mrazek has a distinctive birthmark on right side of face.
Alberto J. Santiago (D.O.B. – 12/29/66) is wanted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and a Putnam County Superior Bench Warrant was issued September 4, 1997 and an Bench Warrant was issued on October 24, 1997 to answer the charges of Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of Motor Vehicle 1st, Driving while Intoxicated (D.W.I.) and Bail Jumping 2nd.
–Stepped-Up Enforcement Slated for November 25th-29th–
Carmel, New York – November 24, 2015: Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith and Town of Kent Police Department Chief Alexander W. DiVernieri, Jr. report that their departments will be jointly coordinating increased patrols for drunk drivers along area roadways around the Thanksgiving Day holiday. The announcement of the stepped up patrols is aimed at deterring intoxicated or impaired driving and is part of a statewide STOP-DWI Crackdown effort.
Jose M. Tapia is wanted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and a Superior Court Arrest Warrant was issued on October 30, 2006 to answer the charges of RAPE 1st, Criminal Contempt 1st, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th and Menacing 2nd.
Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith reports that a false report of a violent attack at a group home in Southeast prompted a large scale police response this afternoon (Friday).
The incident began at about 3:00 P.M. today, when a caller telephoned an ambulance service and reported that there was an attack by an armed assailant at a group home for disabled persons on Simpson Road in the Town of Southeast. The ambulance service dispatcher called the Putnam County 911 Call Center, which in turn notified the Sheriff’s Office.
Alexis C. Mago (D.O.B – 06/13/87) is wanted by the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department and a Bench Warrant was issued July 19, 2011 in the Town Of Patterson Court, to answer the charges of Petit Larceny (PC 155.25)