Peru Man Facing Charges

A man from Peru man was arrested after he was caught trespassing. Then, other charges were added. On Wednesday, State Police and a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Officer were in Peru, investigating a report of unlawful hunting. They learned that 31-year-old Adam Martineau had been trespassing and hunting in the area. When they caught up with him, they also learned that Martineau had a shotgun, which was a problem for him, because as a convicted felon, he cannot possess a firearm. Martineau was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon and Trespass.