State Police in Schodack arrested Joseph J. Zennaiter of Mechanicville after a complaint received from a Stephentown resident. According to police reports, Zennaiter and the complainant signed a contract in September 2009, in which it was agreed Zennaiter would replace the siding and windows on the complainant's residence for a total of $17,000. Zennaiter accepted half down as a deposit, purchased siding for the job and never returned to the site.
Zennaiter was charged with grand larceny in the third degree and arraigned in the Town of Stephentown Court and remanded to Rensselaer County Jail. If anyone has experienced similar incidents involving Zennaiter they are asked to contact State Police in Schodack at 732-4644.