Coxsackie man arrested for strangulation of a woman

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Coxsackie man arrested for strangulation of a woman

 Major Joseph A. Tripodo
 Troop F Commander

     The New York State Police, at Catskill, arrested JOSEPH D. GALLOGLY age 33, of Amsterdam, N.Y. on charges; of Strangulation in the 1st degree, a class C Felony, Assault in the 2nd degree, a class D Felony, and Criminal Obstruction of Breathing, a Class A Misdemeanor.

     On August 11th 2016, the Greene County Court handed down an Arrest Warrant for GALLOGLY after he was indicted by a Grand Jury on the above charges. GALLOGLY was subsequently located and arrested in the City of Amsterdam, N.Y. He was processed at SP Catskill and arraigned before Greene County Court, Hon. Charles Tailleur. GALLOGLY was remanded to the Greene County Jail in lieu of $150,000.00 bail or $300.000.00 bond.

     The arrest was the result of an extensive investigation which began in November of 2015 after a female was brought to St. Peter’s Hospital, in Albany, NY with serious physical injuries. The investigation revealed that the victim’s injuries occurred in the Village of Coxsackie. The New York State Police were assisted in this investigation by the Greene County District Attorney’s Office and the City of Albany Police Department.


Author: Harlem Valley News