JOHNSBURG - James G. Cutler, 18, of Hudson Falls and Kevin M. Cowles, 19, of Fort Edward were arrested last week and charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor, after an investigation into a theft complaint in Johnsburg, according to the State Police public information website.
Troopers responded to a complaint of a "theft from a building" in Johnsburg, according to the website.
Cutler was arrested Friday night and Cowles on Saturday morning, the Web site showed. The men were allegedly found in illegal possession of a handgun.
Both were released pending prosecution.