From Columbia County D.A’s Office:
On August 20, 2018, Jaleel Martin was convicted by plea in County Court of Robbery in the 3rd Degree, Honorable Jonathan D. Nichols presiding. The Court will sentence Jaleel Martin on September 27, 2018. The Hudson Police Department investigated this matter and arrested Jaleel Martin. The Public Defender represents Jaleel Martin. (SCI No. 061-18)
Press Release – Arrest of Jaleel Martin
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 12/15/17 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