Two people arrested for Colonie burglary


Michael Torturo

— Two people were arrested after being caught burglarizing a residence in the Town of Colonie, according to State Police reports.

Michael J. Torturo, 27, of Jonesville and Stephanie L. Wood, 26, of Mechanicville were charged with burglary in the second degree, a felony, according to police reports.

Torturo and Wood were arrested following a 911 call for a burglary in progress in the Bought Road area and when police units from State Police and Colonie police arrived, Torturo was located fleeing from the rear of the residence while Wood waited nearby in a vehicle, according to police. Torturo discarded items taken from the residence as he attempted to flee from the area, said police.

Torturo and Wood were arraigned in Town of Colonie Court and remanded to Albany County Jail without bail.

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