Man sentenced for stealing car in Colonie
ALBANY A man who stole a car from a Central Avenue dealership in June was sentenced Wednesday to 11⁄2 to three years in state prison.
Police say the thief, Pernell Wilson, 47, was caught in the act on June 17 by two bystanders who saw him take the car from a Colonie dealership’s lot. They followed him and alerted Colonie police to his location.
Wilson was arrested and pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a felony