Kathy Welsh

Kathy Welsh

Youths Charged with Vandalism in Port Jervis

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PORT JERVIS – Port Jervis City Police charged two area youths, age 16 and age 17, on Jan. 16, 2018, with multiple felony counts of Criminal Mischief in the 3rd Degree (Class E Felonies) based upon an investigation of at least thirteen cases involving criminal mischief to store front windows and automobile windows throughout the City of Port Jervis that occurred during the late evening hours of Jan. 13.

The defendants were held at police headquarters and arraigned in Port Jervis City Court where they were released to the custody of their parents pending further court appearances. Police are continuing their investigation.

Police are withholding the names of the accused as both are eligible for youthful offender status within the State of New York.


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