Police: Warrensburg teen arrested on youth baseball field with knife and marijuana

WARRENSBURG, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Warren County Sheriff’s office says that a Warrensburg teen was arrested and charged Friday afternoon with misdemeanor criminal possession of a gravity knife and 3 pounds of marijuana.

Police say they received a report Friday afternoon of a suspicious man walking around the Warrensburg Recreational Field on Library Avenue in Warrensburg. The man, now identified as 17-year-old Colton W. Basque, was walking around the baseball fields and seemed to be disoriented. Children were playing on the fields at the time.

Upon arrival, police say they discovered that Basque had an illegal gravity knife and 3 pounds of marijuana.

Basque was released and is due back in the Warrensburg Town Court at a later date.

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