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Troopers: Glenville man stole $60K from bank account of Scotia resident under Adult Protective supervision

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SCOTIA – A Glenville man has been arrested, accused of taking $60,000 from a Scotia resident who is under the supervision of Schenectady County Adult Protective Services, state police said.

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Jason L. Pigliavento, 40, of Glenville, was arrested Thursday and charged with three counts each of third-degree grand larceny and second-degree possession of a forged instrument, felonies, as well as one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of a physically disabled person, a misdemeanor.

Pigliavento is accused of taking the money from the Scotia resident’s bank account. The investigation began after state police received notification of suspicious activity in the finances of a client supervised by Schenectady County Adult Protective Services, troopers said.

Pigliavento was known to the victim, who has a physical disability, state police said.

Pigliavento was processed, arraigned and remanded to jail without bail, troopers said. He is due back in court Wednesday.

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