Carlisle man arrested for drug possession

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Jul. 14—Carlisle man arrested for drug possession

State Police announced the arrest of a Carlisle man for drug possession.

According to a media release, troopers responded to a report of a suspicious person in the town of Carlisle on July 6, and found Joshua Lindsay, 30, in possession of cocaine and small amount of heroin during their investigation. He was arrested and charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a narcotic drug, a class C felony and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a class A misdemeanor).

Lindsay was processed at the Cobleskill barracks and transported to the Carlisle town court for arraignment where he was released under the supervision of Schoharie County Probation pending further court proceedings.

Cobleskill man charged with abuse

State Police announced they arrested a Cobleskill man for an alleged incident of abuse that happened in Duanesburg.

Troopers were called in mid-June 2022 by a victim who reported the incident, a media release said. An investigation was initiated which resulted in the arrest of an 18-year-old man on July 7. He was charged with forcible touching, a class A misdemeanor, and third-degree sex abuse, a class B misdemeanor, the release said.

The person was processed at the Cobleskill barracks and issued appearance tickets returnable in Duanesburg town court on July 18, the release said. Police did not release his name.