PIO
March 4, 2024

State Police arrest Ballston Spa man for multiple larcenies

State Police arrest Ballston Spa man for multiple larcenies
Press Release

On March 1, 2024, State Police of Wilton arrested John F. Russo III, 44, of Ballston Spa, NY, for Grand Larceny in the third degree and Petit Larceny.

On February 23, 2024, at about 2:24 p.m., Troopers responded to the Home Depot in Wilton, NY, for the report of a past larceny. The investigation determined that on January 21, 2024, Russo III reportedly stole more than $200 worth of merchandise from the store. Further investigation discovered Russo III also allegedly stole more than $9,000 worth of merchandise collectively from the location during multiple visits to the store between October 2023 and January 2024. 

Russo III was arrested and processed at SP Wilton. He was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the Wilton Town Court on March 19, 2024, and released.