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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Three charged with felonies following theft of cannabis


Date of Incident: Monday, September 26, 2022 

Incident Location: Dick Hyatt Lane & Upper Turnpike Road

Township: Whitehall 

Case # 2022-013378 


1. Stephen R. Clark Sr. Age: 41 Address: Lake George, NY 

2. Tyler J. Clark Age: 26 Address: Hudson Falls, NY 

3. Carl M. Carpenter Age: 26 Address: Queensbury, NY 

INCIDENT SUMMARY: According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested Stephen R. Clark Sr, 41, Tyler J. Clark, 26, and Carl M. Carpenter, 26, for stealing cannabis plants from Adirondack Hemp Farms, LLC, a licensed manufacturer in the Town of Whitehall. All three (3) subjects were each arrested and charged with grand larceny in the second degree, a class C felony, and criminal possession of cannabis in the first degree, a class D felony. All three (3) subjects were arraigned in Washington County Centralized Arraignment and released on their own recognizance, pending future court appearances in the Town of Whitehall. 

Charges Filed: Grand Larceny 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of Cannabis 1st degree 

Officer (s) Handling: Washington County Sheriff’s Office Investigation Unit, Deputies Alix Messina and Trevor Peck 

Assisting Agencies: Warren County Sheriff’s Office 

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