Police Say Bingo Grudge Leads To Vandalism and Arrest of Elderly Woman in Watervliet
Who knew people took bingo so seriously? Well if there is one thing you don’t mess with in concerns of an elderly women – it’s her and her bingo.
An apparent bingo grudge has led to the arrest of 67-year-old Joanne Winaroski from Watervliet.
Winaroski is accused of walking up to a vehicle belonging to a fellow bingo player at the American Legion in East Greenbush Wednesday evening. A witness says they saw Winaroski drag a key or key-like metal object along the driver-side door as she walked to the entrance of the building.
Police were notified and when they arrived they confronted Winaroski; who was pointed out by the vehicle’s owner inside the bingo hall. She was arrested and given an order of protection against the victim.