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Cooperstown man arrested on 1995 Florida warrant

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - A Cooperstown man was arrested Wednesday on a 19-year-old probation violation warrant out of Florida, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.

Robert Allen Daniels, 64, of County Highway 26 is charged with being a fugitive from justice.

According to officials, in 1991, Daniels was convicted of driving under the influence/serious bodily injury. He was sentenced to four years of probation, which he failed to complete. A warrant was issued for his arrest in Hillsborough County Court in Tampa, Fla., in May 1995. Otsego County Sheriff's investigators located Daniels at his home and arrested him.

Daniels was sent to the Otsego County Correctional Facility without bail pending arraignment. At his arraignment, his bail was set at $2,000.

Otsego County probation officers and New York State parole officers assisted with the investigation.

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