On Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at about 10:30AM, the City of Hudson Police Department Detectives Division and Uniformed Patrol Officers arrested Jaleel Martin, aka “Yah Yah” at an address on South 7th Street in the City of Hudson while following up on a tip to his location.
Martin, 20 years old, is charged in connection with several crimes that occurred within the City of Hudson starting with;
- A 12/11/17 Burglary 2nd, a Class C Felony and Grand Larceny 4th, a Class E Felony, where he entered and remained unlawfully in the apartment of another on North 5th Street in the City of Hudson and allegedly stole several items from the apartment to include a TV, video game station, video game and tools.
- A 12/13/17 Petit Larceny, a Class A Misdemeanor that occurred at 67 Green Street, Hudson, NY, The Smart Mart where he allegedly stole money from the New York State Lottery cash drawer.
- A 12/15/17 Robbery 3rd, a Class D Felony, Criminal Mischief 4th, a Class A Misdemeanor for forcibly stealing property from the Nazma Deli and Grocery at 44 North 3rd Street Hudson, NY where he threw the store cashier to the ground and stole money from the cash register and broke the front glass door while fighting with a store clerk and fleeing the scene.
Martin also faces one count of Resisting Arrest a Class A Misdemeanor for running from Uniformed Police Officers who were attempting to arrest him.
Martin also has an active Violation of Probation warrant issued by the Columbia County Probation Department.
Martin was processed and arraigned by Hudson City Court Judge Connor, where he was remanded to Columbia County Jail , $20,000 bail and is due back in Hudson City Court on January 9, 2018 at 0830, where a Preliminary Hearing has been scheduled.
Assisting with the arrest and investigation was the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office.
“We’ve been literally chasing this guy around for a month now. He sees us and he takes off running. This time we found him on a couch hiding under a blanket” Chief