Two charged with 36 counts
On May 13, members of the Baldwinsville Police Department arrested a 15-year-old Baldwinsville juvenile and Justin M. McGill, 16, of 10 W. Genesee St., Apt. 21 and charged both of them with 16 counts of third degree criminal mischief (felonies) and 19 counts of fourth degree criminal mischief (misdemeanors).
The charges stem from an investigation into 36 reports of vehicles that had their tires slashed between April 24 and 25. The juvenile was processed and released into the custody of his parent and the case will be referred to family court. McGill was arraigned before Baldwinsville Justice E. Huling who set bail at $25,000 cash or bond and he was remanded to the Justice Center Jail to re-appear at 6 p.m. May 20 in village court.
Petit larceny charged
At 9:39 a.m. May 1, Baldwinsville Police Officer C. Allen responded to Kinney Drugs located at 21 E. Genesee St. for a report of a larceny. Upon investigation, police arrested Heather Bozzuto, 30, of 3578 Patchett Road in Baldwinsville. Bozzuto stole four Burt's Bees Lip Balms valued at $3.99 each, an L'Oreal Shadow valued at $4.89and a Revlon Blush valued at $11.99, totaling $32.84. Bozzuto was arrested for petit larceny and released on her own recognizance to appear May 27 in village court.
Bench warrant arrest
At 9:52 p.m. May 1, Baldwinsville Police Officer L. Dell arrested Robert A. Brownell, 31, of 56 Elizabeth St. in Baldwinsville regarding a bench warrant for endangering the welfare of a child. The original incident occurred Aug. 19, 2007. Brownell was arraigned and bail was set at $50. Brownell was released on his own recognizance after posting bail to the court to re-appear May 6 in village court.
Traffic stop leads to multiple charges
At 7:11 p.m. May 3, Baldwinsville Police Officer P. J. Holtman completed a traffic stop on a vehicle on Oswego Street as its registration was suspended. The driver, Belinda Cole, 39, of 573 Stewarts Corners Road in Pennellville was ticketed for suspended registration, expired registration and driving with no insurance. The suspension had taken place April 25 as a result of an insurance lapse. Cole was ticketed and released and was due to appear May 13 in village court.