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GRAND LARCENY - MASSENA - A Massena man faces three felony charges after he allegedly stole an acquaintance’s truck when the vehicle’s owner moved to Florida and then forged that man’s name on the title so he could register the 1988 GMC pick up.

Winthrop-based state police charged Carl J. Oakes, 56, of 48 George St., Massena, with fourth-degree grand larceny, second-degree forgery and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing on Sunday.

Oakes was arraigned by Massena Town Justice Gerald P. Sharlow and released under the supervision of the probation department.

He is charged with stealing the 1988 pick up from Floyd Guyette and then signing Mr. Guyette’s name on a vehicle registration/title application so he could registered the truck in his own name.

Mr. Guyette told troopers he had been in Florida for approximately two years and when he returned home in June he discovered the 1988 pickup was missing from his property.

“I heard recently that my truck was registered and being driven by Carl Oakes. Carl use to hang around here back in the day. When I heard this, I went into my office and noticed the title to the truck is missing. The fireproof box was busted open,” Mr. Guyette noted in the statement he signed for state police.

Oakes is scheduled to reappear Sept. 12 in Masssena Town Court.



PETIT LARCENY - MASSENA - Mssena-based state police picked up a Massena woman on two arrest warrants Sunday for incidents that allegedly took place in December.

Rachel E. Riley, 21, was charged with two counts of petit larceny. She was arraigned by Massena Town Justice Gerald P. Sharlow and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $500 cash or $1,000 bond.

She reportedly shoplifted an Underarmour hooded sweatshirt balued at $60 from Champ’s Sports, St. Lawrence Centre mall, on Dec. 26 and an Amazon Kindle Touch 3G, valued at $144.99. from BJ’s Wholesale Club on Dec. 28.



DISORDERLY CONDUCT - MASSENA - Village police charged Orville R. Lowes, 43, of 34 Kent St., Massena, with disorderly conduct at 11:05 p.m. Sunday on Andrews Street. Police said Lowes was involved in an altercation in the parking lot near the Delmar and was arrested after he refused police orders to stop fighting and leave the area.



TRESPASSING - MASSENA - Village police charged Richard Russell, 51, of 122 East Hatfield St., Massena, with trespassing at 4:25 p.m. Sunday on Willow Street. Police said Russell refused to leave The Rusty Wheel when ordered to do so by bar staff.



INADEQUATE TAIL LIGHTS - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Joshua J. Love, 21. of Massena for operation of a vehicle with inadequate tail lights following a traffic stop at 4:10 a.m. Monday on South Main Street.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - POTSDAM - Canton-based state police charged Lucas R. Breen, 18, of Palmyra with unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop at 1:20 a.m. Aug. 29 on Maple Street in the village of Potsdam.



DWI - FOWLER - Gouverneur-based state police charged Joseph D. Chamberlain, 53, of Fort Covington with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop at 9:32 p.m. Sunday on state Route 812 in the town of Fowler. Troopers said he was arraigned in local court and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - NORFOLK - Massena-based state police charged Andrew J. Peters, 22, of Massena with unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop at 3 a.m. Sunday on state Route 420 in the town of Norfolk.



CRIMINAL CONTEMPT - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Austin A. Deruchia, 19, of Massena with second-degree criminal contempt following a complaint filed with troopers at 6:49 p.m. Sunday from the town of Massena. He allegedly violated an order of protection by sending two Facebook messages to his ex-girlfriend.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MOIRA - Malone-based state police charged Larry A. Dillabough, 20, of Brushton with unlawful possession of marijuana following an incident at 1:58 p.m. Saturday on Delaney Road in the town of Moira.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - WADDINGTON - Massena-based state police investigated a one-vehicle property damage accident at 1:16 p.m. Sunday on McGinnis Road, near County Route 44, in the town of Waddington. Troopers said the vehicle was operated by Larry A. Dillabough, 20, of Brushton.



TRESPASSING - WADDINGTON — Kimball F. Oshier, 54, Waddington, was charged by state police with trespassing at 11:15 a.m. Friday.

Mr. Oshier is accused of acting in an unruly fashion at his mother’s residence on Lincoln Avenue and refusing to leave when asked.

He is scheduled to appear in Waddington Town Court.



PETIT LARCENY - MASSENA — Brett M. Bouchard, 16, Massena, was charged by state police with petit larceny at 3:08 p.m. Friday.

Mr. Bouchard is accused of stealing an unknown sum of money from the gift shop at the Eisenhower Lock Visitors Center. He also was charged with four counts of unlawful possession of marijuana.

He is scheduled to appear in Massena Town Court.



BENCH WARRANT - MASSENA - Village police picked up Marc W. Laprade, 30, of 9851 state Route 56, Massena, on a county court bench warrant early Friday evening. He was transported to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility pending an appearance in county court on Tuesday.



MENACING - POTSDAM - Village police charged Paul Fantone, 47, of Norwood with menacing and criminal contempt at 10:14 p.m. Friday on Pierrepont Avenue. He was arraigned by Potsdam Village Justice Nicholas Pignone and was sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $500 cash or $1,000 bond. Police said the charges stemmed from a domestic dispute with a person protected by an order of protection in the Price Chopper parking lot. He was located on state Route 56 just outside the village and was taken into custody.



SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Sarah Ann Humiston, 30, of Massena for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 11:16 a.m. Sunday on East Orvis Street.



SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Johanna Snoeks, 64, of Cornwall, Ont., for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 10:50 a.m. Sunday on state Route 37.



SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Matthew P. Lawless, 27, of Trout Lake Street, Edwards, for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 3:20 p.m. Saturday on East Hatfield Street.



LOUD EXHAUST - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Katrina M. Wilson, 23, of McEwen Road, North Lawrence, for operating a vehicle with an inadequate exhaust following a traffic stop at 2:35 p.m. Saturday on Main Street.



FOLLOWING TOO CLOSELY - MASSENA - Village police charged Andrew Perry, 18, of 1721 state Route 420, Massena, with reckless driving and ticketed him for following too closely following a personal injury two-vehicle accident at 7:25 p.m. Friday on state Route 37.



BENCH WARRANT - MASSENA - Village police picked up Jacob Farrell, 21, of 235 Center St., Massena, on a bench warrant at 6:45 p.m. Friday. He was transported to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility pending an appearance Tuesday on the county court bench warrant.



UNLICENSED OPERATION - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Reshica Baral, 23, of Potsdam for failure to dim lights, failure to yield right of way to a pedestrian in crosswalk and unlicensesed operation of a motor vehicle following a traffic stop at 3:12 a.m. Sunday on Union Street. Police said Baral’s vehicle was stopped after an officer observed the operator fail to dim their high beams and fail to yield the right of way to a pedestrian in a crosswalk. During the traffic stop, police determined Baral had only a learner’s permit and no license.



OPEN CONTAINER - POTSDAM - Village police charged Ryan J. Cassidy, 20, of Queensbury with underage possession of alcohol with intent to consume at 12:25 a.m. Saturday on Pierrepont Avenue. Police said Cassidy was seen walking with an open container of an alcoholic beverage, was found to be less than 21 years of age and was issued an appearance ticket.



OPEN CONTAINER - POTSDAM - Village police charged Pamineo C. Richards, 17, of Rochester with an open container violation and underage possession of alcohol with intent to consume at 1:27 a.m. Saturday on Maple Street. Police said Richards was seen walking with an open container of an alcoholic beverage, was found to be less than 21 years of age and was issued an appearance ticket.



UNNECESSARY NOISE - POTSDAM - Village police charged Vincenzo A. Marino, 22, of Hartford, Conn., with unnecessary noise - yelling after responding to a noise complaint at 11:54 p.m. Saturday on Walnut Street.



UNINSPECTED MOTOR VEHICLE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Benjamin J. Purvis, 18, of Norwood for uninspected motor vehicle following a traffic stop at 1:22 p.m. Saturday.



OPEN CONTAINER - POTSDAM - Village police charged Charles H. Buck, 54, of Potsdam for consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle on the highway following a traffic stop at 2:59 p.m. Saturday on Maple Street. Police said they responded to a report that a motorist appeared to be consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle on Maple Street. Police said a traffic stop was initiated, and his vehicle was secured at the police station. He was provided with a courtesy transport to his residence.



SPEEDING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Li Li Zhang, 38 of North York, Ont., for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 5:26 p.m. Saturday on Elm Street.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Kristopher Chainani, 26, of Ottawa, Ont., with unlawful possession of marijuana at 10:52 p.m. Friday after U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents had conducted a secondary inspection at the U.S. port of entry in Rooseveltown.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - NORFOLK - Massena-based state police charged Darren D. Lafleur, 44, of Norfolk with unlawful possession of marijuana and ticketed him for failure to stop at a stop sign following a traffic stop at 8:11 p.m. Friday on the Grantville Road.



HARASSMENT - LAWRENCEVILLE - Massena-based state police charged Samantha J. Sirles, 23, and Cheryl M. Snyder, 24, both of Lawrenceville, with second-degree harassment on Tuesday stemming from a complaint filed with troopers at 6:42 p.m. Aug. 12 from the town of Lawrence. Troopers said Sirles was arrested at 11804 state Route 11, and Snyder was arrested at 61 Brooklyn Road. Both women were released on appearance tickets for Lawrence Town Court.



CRIMINAL CONTEMPT - ST. REGIS FALLS - Malone-based state police charged Shawnessy T. Newvine, 25, of Brushton with second-degree criminal contempt Friday following a complaint filed with troopers shortly after 11 a.m. Friday. Newvine was taken into custody two hours later at 36 River Ave. She was arraigned in local court and sent to the Franklin County Jail with bail set at $2,500.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - DICKINSON CENTER - Malone-based state police investigated a property damage accident at 7:27 p.m. Friday on Yaddow Road, near state Route 11B, in the town of Dickinson. Troopers said the vehicle was operated by Anthony J. Cole, 47, of Dickinson.



DWI - MOIRA - Malone-based state police charged Richard A. White, 53, of Moira with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop at 2:28 a.m. Sunday on state Route 11 in the town of Moira. He was also ticketed for failure to keep right.



DWI - MOIRA - Malone-based state police charged Earl A. Goodwin, 53, of Brushton with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop at 10:50 p.m. Saturday on County Route 17 in the town of Moira. He was also ticketed for failure to keep right.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - MALONE - Malone-based state police investigated a two-vehicle property damage accident at 7:01 p.m. Saturday in the McDonald’s parking lot in Malone. Troopers said the vehicles were operated by Richard T. Peloquin, 55, of Fort Covington and Barbara A. Gravell, 65, of Malone.

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