EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. – A local woman was arrested Tuesday
afternoon after she ran from police who were attempting to pick her up on a
Krista Collandra was a passenger in a car being driving on
Columbia Turnpike when she was spotted by an officer. The officer conducted a
traffic stop, but Collandra ran when the car came to a stop.
The 25-year-old wrestled with the officer after being
overtaken until restraints were used to take her into custody.
Collandra is charged with Failure to Appear in Court via
Appearance Ticket, Resisting Arrest and Possession of Hypodermic Syringe.
She was arraigned in Town of East Greenbush Court and
remanded to county jail until her next court appearance scheduled on March 6.
341 Northern Blvd.,
Albany, NY 12204