DELMAR, N.Y. – An Albany
man wanted on warrants in both South Carolina and Colorado was caught by police
in Delmar during a burglary.
At noon on
Wednesday, Bethlehem Police responded to Mason Road in Delmar for a reported
burglary in progress. When they arrived,
officers saw evidence confirming a burglary in progress at the home.
A search of the
residence was conducted and officers located Nuke T. Jennings, 28, of Albany, inside
revealed Jennings was a fugitive wanted in South Carolina and Colorado on
multiple charges including burglary while armed with a firearm and armed
Jennings was charged
as a Fugitive from Justice, Burglary in the 3rd-Degree and Forgery
in the 2nd -Degree; Criminal Mischief in the 4th-Degree
and False Personation.
He was arraigned in Bethlehem
Town Court and remanded to the Albany County Correctional Facility. Jennings is scheduled to appear in Bethlehem
Town Court on March 11 at 6 p.m. for a preliminary hearing.
The investigation is
ongoing and additional charges are pending.