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Germantown man charged in Dutchess burglaries

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    Contributed photoJon Holt
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    Contributed photoKyle Coon
October 11, 2018 04:53 pm

MILAN — A Germantown man was one of two men charged in a string of burglaries in Dutchess County last month, police said.

Kyle C. Coon, 23, of Milan, and Jon T. Holt, 27, of Germantown, were charged Oct. 4. The pair was allegedly involved in several residential burglaries in Milan and the surrounding areas between Sept. 22 and 27, according to a statement from the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office.

Holt was charged in Germantown. Coon was already in the Dutchess County Jail for a probation violation, according to police.

Holt was charged with second-degree burglary, a class C felony; and third-degree burglary, a class D felony; in connection to the crimes in and around Milan, police said. Holt will face additional charges in the town of Poughkeepsie, including three counts of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a class A misdemeanor.

Holt was released to the supervision of probation, but is scheduled to return to court Oct. 23 to answer his other charges, police said.

Coon was charged with three counts of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. He was kept in Dutchess County Jail for a probation violation and is scheduled to return to court Oct. 23.

Police recovered significant amount of property as a result of the investigation, police said.

Anyone with information about the cases or either defendant is encouraged to contact Detective Adam Harris at 845-486-3852 or by email at aharris@dutchessny.gov.

The sheriff’s office can also be contacted via the tipline at 845-605-CLUE (2583) or email at dcsotips@gmail.com. All information will be kept confidential.

The investigation was conducted by members of the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau and the Field Intelligence Unit.

To reach reporter Amanda Purcell, call 518-828-1616 ext. 2500, or send an email to apurcell@thedailymail.net, or tweet to @amandajpurcell.