SCHODACK, N.Y. – State Police have arrested two men in connection with a number of local thefts.
Authorities says 48-year old Raymond Hall and 28-year old Matthew Meizinger were pulled over on Route 20 on Wednesday for a routine traffic stop. Police then found the two men were in possession of heroin and hypodermic needles.
Hall and Meizinger were arrested and after an investigation, police believe the men are responsible for a string of recent thefts.
Hall was charged with three counts of burglary, criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument and petit larceny.
Meizinger has been charged with one count of burglary, crimnal possession of a controlled substance, and criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument.
Both have been arraigned and will be in court on Tuesday.