SCHROON - Ronald J. Endres, 37, of Rotterdam, Nelson G. Sager, 38, of Albany and Christian T. Butler, 18, of Albany were jailed Sunday after they were arrested for stealing utility wires that they allegedly planned to sell for scrap metal, according o police.
The wire was downed utility lines off Fraternaland Road in Schroon Lake.
One was a felon who possessed a loaded handgun and two of had prescription drugs with no prescription, according to police. They were charged with felony counts of third-degree grand larceny and third-degree criminal mischief. All three were arraigned in Schroon Town Court and sent to Essex County Jail for lack of bail.