Crime

Woodstock ex-con held in Kingston break-in and beating

Woodstock ex-con held in Kingston break-in and beating

A Woodstock man with a long rap sheet is facing felony charges after he allegedly violated an order of protection by breaking into a Midtown home and assaulting a resident. Seth T. Young, 44, of Wittenberg Road was arrested around 6 a.m. on March 24 following an investigation by Kingston police into a burglary and assault earlier that morning.

Former West Hurley fire company members plead guilty to official misconduct charges

Former West Hurley fire company members plead guilty to official misconduct charges

Former West Hurley fire department chief David Gutierrez and current commissioner Michael “Bucky” VanValkenburgh, a former chairman for the West Hurley Fire District, each pleaded guilty in Hurley Town Court, Tuesday night, March 19, to official misconduct following their earlier arrests for using fire district resources to support Woodstock Landscaping & Excavating, a business belonging to Gutierrez’ wife.