Elizaville man charged in Tivoli burglary

, 29, of Elizaville, was arrested Aug. 22 and charged with felony burglary and forcible touching in connection with an incident in Tivoli that day, according to a State Police report.

The report said that state troopers were patrolling the Tivoli area when they observed a suspicious male between two vehicles on Broadway. Because there had been recent vehicle break-ins, the troopers interviewed the man, and at the same time got a Dutchess County 911 report of a residential burglary in the village. matched the description of the suspect and was taken into custody, the report said. The resident then positively identified him as the man who had entered her home, the report added.

was charged with first-degree burglary, a Class B felony, as well as the following misdemeanors: forcible touching, criminal possession of a controlled substance, and criminal mischief. He was also charged with possession of a controlled substance not in its original container, a violation. He was arraigned in the Village of Tivoli Justice Court and remanded to Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash or $100,000 bond bail.

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