Madrid man jailed on $10,000 bail; extradited from Florida on larceny charges
Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 11:42 am

NORWOOD -- A Madrid man was jailed on $10,000 bail after allegedly stealing railroad materials and fleeing to Florida, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies.

Alex J. Amyot, 37, was charged with third-degree larceny, a felony, for allegedly stealing several tons of railroad plates, conversion bars and other assorted railroad metals from a business in the Norwood are during August of 2012, deputies said.

At the time, Amyot allegedly fled to Florida, where he was caught and charged as a "Fugitive from Justice" on Jan. 5.

Deputies said Amyot was extradited from Florida and arraigned in Norfolk Town Court by Justice George Grubee and held on $10,000 bail of $15,000 bond.

Amyot was ordered to appear in court at a later date