Missing Niskayuna preschool teacher found dead in Colonie

Melanie Nasholts Melanie Nasholts |

October 24, 2018 07:13 PM

Melanie Nasholts, the Niskayuna preschool teacher missing since October 12, has been found dead.

Niskayuna police say Nasholts’ body was found behind a vacant business at 1893 Central Avenue in Colonie.

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Right now, foul play is not suspected.

Autopsy and toxicology results are pending.


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