By Melanie Lekocevic
Capital Region Independent Media
DELMAR — A Delmar man was arrested March 2 on numerous charges of illegal weapons possession.
Grant Ostrander, 34, of Delmar, was arrested following an investigation into an unrelated matter, according to state police.
“On March 2, 2023, investigators were investigating an unrelated matter when they discovered three handguns and two high-capacity firearm magazines, all illegally possessed, in the home of Ostrander,” according to a statement from state police.
Police did not identify the subject of the initial investigation that led to the discovery of the weapons.
Ostrander was arrested at his home and was taken to State Police barracks at Latham for processing.
He was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and three counts of criminal possession of a firearm, according to police.
Ostrander was arraigned at the Bethlehem Town Court and remanded to the Albany County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail, $10,000 bond or a $10,000 partially secured bond.