QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Queensbury Town Supervisor and his wife have been arrested.
They are accused of filing false petitions.
Police say John Strough petitioned for signatures on the conservative party line without a witness or notary public present to verify them.
His wife Christianne Strough is accused of notarizing two of the petition sheets herself.
Both are scheduled to be arraigned at a later date.
The Albany County District Attorney has signed on as a special prosecutor.