Highland Falls Man Charged With Burglary

Sheriff Kevin J. McConville reports the arrest of a 57-year-old Highland Falls man as a result of a burglary that took place in the Town of Philipstown.

On March 28, 2023, the Sheriff's Office received a report of a burglary at an automotive repair business located on Rt. 9. It was discovered by an employee to have occurred in the early morning the day prior. An investigation by Sheriff's Deputies and Investigators at the scene determined that an attached building to the business had been forcibly broken into, and an assortment of new and used automotive parts and scrap metals were stolen from within and loaded into a truck and trailer and removed. Further investigation identified Charles L. Stoll as a person of interest. On April 25, 2023, Stoll was located by Highland Falls Police Department and turned over to Sheriff's Investigators, who charged Stoll with Burglary in the 3rd degree, Grand Larceny in the 4th degree, both felonies, and Criminal Possession of Burglar Tools, a misdemeanor.

Stoll was arraigned in the Town of Philipstown by Justice Stephen Tomann and remanded without bail to the Putnam County Correctional Facility pending a future court appearance. The investigation is continuing, and additional arrests are expected.