SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – A Ft. Edward man is under arrest
after Saratoga Springs police officers found him running through City Hall with
a fire extinguisher.
Police department personnel heard a loud noise on the second
floor of City Hall at around 4 a.m. Saturday, and officers responded to
identify the problem.
They found Matthew R. Zecchini, 21 of Ft. Edward, running
through City Hall with a fire extinguisher. Zecchini was apprehended after a
short pursuit and taken in to custody.
He faces the following charges:
Authorities believe Zecchini entered City Hall and discharged
fire extinguishers on the second floor, and smashed out glass doors on the third
floor. The preliminary cost of damage is over $2500.00.
Zecchini was processed and celled pending a court arraignment.