Man Recently Released From Jail Accused of Stealing Again
He was spotted in a fenced-in backyard and then disappeared into a garage. According to a press release from The East Greenbush Police Department, this happened on New York Avenue.
After the alert neighbor saw him in the yard, he flagged down a police officer. Other officers were called to the scene and went into the garage. That’s when they saw 60-year-old James B. Provost trying to hide.
Provost also had some frozen food on him that he allegedly stole from a freezer. It was also discovered that he allegedly had some liquor that was stolen from another house in the area.
Provost appeared before a town judge and was charged with burglary in the second degree and larceny. He was then sent to jail.