State Police Arrest Fugitive in Putnam Valley

Man accused of stealing $180,000 in Louisiana

New York State Police troopers on Nov. 17 arrested a man in Putnam Valley who they said was a fugitive wanted in Louisiana.

Joshua C. Allen, 19, of Brooklyn, is wanted in Bossier, Louisiana, on a felony warrant for allegedly stealing $180,000, according to the state police. He was arrested after a traffic stop in a construction zone on the Taconic State Parkway.

Allen was arraigned in Putnam County Court and remanded to the county jail in lieu of $100,000 cash bail or $250,000 bond.

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