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January 30, 2014

Police Log: Jan. 30, 2014.

FELONY ARRESTS 

PERU — A Peru man was arrested for allegedly receiving improper unemployment benefits.

The Clinton County District Attorney’s Office announced William J. Duprey, 41, was arrested Dec. 21 and charged with third-degree grand larceny, first-degree filing a false business record and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing, all felonies.

The charges stem from allegations Duprey allegedly received $5,125 in unemployment benefits to which he was not entitled by offering false information to the New York State Department of Labor. 

He is represented by Attorney Allan Cruikshank and is scheduled to appear in Peru Town Court on Feb. 4. 

Assistant District Attorney Jason Marx has been assigned to prosecute the case. 

CHAMPLAIN — An Alburgh, Vt. woman was arrested for allegedly receiving improper unemployment benefits.

The Clinton County District Attorney’s Office reported Tia M. Perreault, 24, was arrested Jan. 6 and charged with third-degree grand larceny, a felony.

The charge stems from allegations Perreault received $7,092 in unemployment benefits to which she was not entitled by not reporting her unemployment to the New York State Department of Labor. 

She is represented by Attorney Edward Meyer and is scheduled to appear in Champlain Town Court on Feb. 6.

Assistant District Attorney Jason Marx has been assigned to prosecute the case. 

PLATTSBURGH — A Schuyler Falls man was charged with drunken driving following a property damage accident, Plattsburgh City Police said.

Travis Dumas, 27, was arrested at 12:55 a.m. Dec. 15, 2013, according to City Police. He was charged with driving while intoxicated with a prior offense in the past 10 years, and resisting arrest, a misdemeanor, police said.

He was arraigned at Plattsburgh City Court that day.

No further information was available Wednesday.

PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh woman was charged with felony drunken driving after her vehicle was reported to have gone off the road and onto the railroad tracks, according to City Police.

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