Helmetless bicyclist injured in Valatie mishap

VALATIE–The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a personal injury pickup truck/bicycle accident that happened on Route 203, July 17 at 12:12 p.m.

   Michael W. Swift, 48, of Valatie, was driving east in his 2001 Toyota pickup truck when the passenger side of his truck was struck by a bicycle ridden by Jeffrey L. Olsen, 46.

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Police charge suspect in market robbery

HUDSON–City Police arrested a man in connection with a robbery and assault at Star Market, 534 Warren Street, Thursday, July 16 at 9:35 a.m.

   While following up on leads about the suspect, identified as James F. Gaudiosi, 43, of Hudson, police spotted him running away from them and into his Fairview Avenue residence.

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‘Bladed instrument’ incident plays role in arrest of Hudson man on weapons charge


HUDSON–Antonio M. Fisher, 37, who police say is homeless, was charged on warrants for first degree robbery, third degree criminal possession of a weapon and third degree criminal trespass by Sergeant Thomas Foutch June 24 at 6:09 p.m.

A State Police investigator, who knew Mr. Fisher was wanted, spotted him getting into a vehicle at Park Place and notified city police.

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