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TRESPASSING - NORFOLK - Massena-based state police charged Kathleen M. Morgan, 28, of Massena with trespassing Sunday afternoon stemming from a complaint received at 12:33 a.m. Nov. 13 from the town of Norfolk. Troopers said she was arrested at 16 Alvern Ave., Massena.



AGGRAVATED DWI - FORT COVINGTON - Malone-based state police charged Christine M. Tillman, 37, of Bombay with aggravated driving while intoxicated and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle following a traffic stop at 2:17 a.m. Sunday on County Route 4 in the town of Fort Covington.



BENCH WARRANT - MASSENA - Massena-based state police picked up Joseph R. McMahon, 21, of 29 Elm St., Massena, on a bench warrant Monday morning. He allegedly violated the conditions of his release under the supervision of the probation department on a pending endangering the welfare of a child count. He was arraigned by Massena Town Justice James M. Crandall and his release under the supervision of the probation department was continued.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENTS - CANTON - State police from around the region investigated a number of property damage accidents Sunday and early Monday morning. Among those were:

■ Robert J. Long, 58, of Ogdensburg at 12:06 a.m. Monday on state Route 11, near the Morley-Potsdam Road, in the town of Potsdam.

■ Craig M. Peets, 23, of Winthrop at 10:40 p.m. Sunday on the East Part Road, near the Buckton Road, in the town of Stockholm.

■ Glenn M. Smith, 45, of Moira at 11:30 a.m. Sunday on Route 11, near County Route 17, in the town of Moira.



AGGRAVATED DWI - POTSDAM - Village police charged Joshua D. Howland, 20, of Potsdam with aggravated driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for illegally passing a red light following a traffic stop at 1:38 a.m. Sunday on Market Street. Police said they made the stop after they observed Howland pass through a steady red light at the intersection of Market Street and Sandstone Drive. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.20 percent. A blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent constitutes a DWI count. The charge is elevated to aggravated DWI when the blood alcohol content is 0.18 percent or higher.



STOLEN PROPERTY - POTSDAM - Village police charged Chad R. Simmons, 25, of Dekalb with fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property at 2:25 p.m. Sunday. He is charged with possessing a stolen cell phone and then trading it for other property. The owner of the stolen phone noticed a listing matching the description of his phone for sale on Craigslist and arranged to meet with the seller. The phone was determined to be the stolen phone and further investigation resulted in apprehension of the Simmons who took the phone from Norwood and then traded it.



BENCH WARRANTS - POTSDAM - The Potsdam Police Department has arrest warrants for the following people:

Clarence D. Kelley, 49, of Saranac Lake

Ivan W. Kelly II, 32, of Syracuse

Terri Kennell, 51, of Norfolk

Jennifer L. Kindred, 32, of Gouverneur

William G. Kracke, 51, last known address of Potsdam

Daniel F. Kronske, 27, of South Glens Falls

Allison G. Kunsman, 37, of Webster



DWI - MASSENA - Village police charged Michael V. Besaw, 22, of 25 Westwood Drive, Massena, with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop at 3:03 a.m. Sunday on Parker Avenue. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.16 percent, double the threshold for a driving while intoxicated charge.

He was additionally charged with criminal trespass and criminal mischief stemming from an incident that had taken place approximately an hour earlier at his ex-girlfriend’s apartment.

He reportedly started knocking on the bedroom window and failed to comply with his ex-girlfriend’s orders that he leave the residence. Kharissa Danboise told police Besaw also was kicking the door in an effort to get into the apartment, damaging the casing on the inside of the door and the latch.

He was arraigned by Massena Acting Village Justice James M. Crandall and released under the supervision of the probation department. The court also signed a temporary order of protection directing Besaw to have no contact with Ms. Danboise.



DWI - MASSENA - Village police charged Timothy A. Gabri, 55, of 68 Rooseveltown Road, Massena, with driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for failure to stay in lane at 10 a.m. Saturday stemming from an investigation into a personal injury motorcycle accident on Aug. 25. Gabri was traveling on the Willow Street Extension when his motorcycle struck the guardrails about 4 p.m. Aug. 25, according to village police. He was ejected from his motorcycle and landed in the roadway about 20 feet away.

He was taken to Massena Memorial Hospital before being flown to Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vt., where he had initially been treated for critical injuries to his head, arms and legs. He has since been released from the hospital. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent, the threshold for a DWI count.



CRIMINAL MISCHIEF - MASSENA - Village police charged Chad F. Loomis, 29, of 41 Pine St., Massena, with criminal mischief and unlawful possession of marijuana following an incident at 5:13 p.m. Friday on South Main Street.

He was arraigned by Massena Village Justice Eric J. Gustafson and pleaded guilty to both counts. He is scheduled to return to court on Dec. 17.

Loomis was getting out of his girlfriend’s vehicle at the corner of South Main Street and state Route 37 during a domestic dispute. The door reportedly swung back at him when he was trying to open it so he kicked it open, bending either the door or the hinges on the vehicle being operated by Elizabeth A. Mathous. Police said he was also found to be trying to dispose of a small amount of marijuana and a pipe with marijuana residue when he was being taken into custody on the criminal mischief count.



DWI - MASSENA - Village police charged Remington W. Lawrence, 64, of 33 Hazelton Ave., Toronto, Ont., with driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for two counts of failure to signal following a traffic stop at 11:43 p.m. Friday on Willow Street. Police said they observed Lawrence fail to signal a turn when he turned onto the Parker Avenue from East Orvis Street and when he turned from Cornell Avenue onto Willow Street. Police said Lawrence failed roadside field sobriety tests but refused to take the Breathalyzer test by providing inadequate breath samples. He was arraigned by Massena Village Justice Eric J. Gustafson and bail was set at $375 cash or bond. Lawrence posted bail and was released from custody.



ENDANGERING THE WELFARE - MASSENA - Village police charged Michael A. Wilson, 27, of 8 Somerset Ave., Massena, with endangering the welfare of a child and ticketed him for leaving an unattended motor vehicle in a prohibited parking zone at 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Harte Haven Shopping Plaza. Police said Wilson had parked in front of the Big Lot’s store and left the a 2-year-old inside the vehicle with the car still running and windows down approximately a foot. A complainant told police she had observed the unattended child for five minutes and police said another five minutes went by after they were on the scene before Wilson returned to the vehicle. Wilson reportedly told police he had simply run into the store to buy a plunger and the transaction had taken longer than he had anticipated because there wasn’t a bar code on the plunger when he took it to the cash register to check out.



HARASSMENT - MASSENA - Village police charged David D. Murray, 53, of 161 Water St., Massena, with disorderly conduct and second-degree harassment following a domestic dispute at 10:22 p.m. Thursday at his 161 Water St. residence. He reportedly was yelling and swearing at his wife, Erin, during a domestic dispute and then grabbed her arm and tried to force her out the door at the residence.



UNSAFE BACKING - Village police ticketed Christine Wilson, 27, of County Route 43, Massena, for unsafe backing following a minor property damage accident at 11:44 p.m. Monday on Parker Avenue.



INADEQUATE HEADLAMP - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Leevondor M. Domino, 69, of Regan Flats Road, Bombay, for operation of a vehicle with inadequate headlights during a traffic stop at 5:17 p.m. Sunday on East Hatfield Street.



UNSAFE BACKING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed William Rusaw of state Route 310, Norfolk, for unsafe backing following an incident at 6:51 p.m. Saturday on East Orvis Street.



OUT OF RESTRICTIONS - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Nathan T. White, 29, of Massena for operation of a motor vehicle outside of his restrictions following a traffic stop at 2:14 p.m. Saturday on Andrews Street.



SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Aimee L. Brothers, 22, of County Route 4, Ogdensburg, for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 8:42 p.m. Thursday on East Orvis Street.



NO SEATBELT - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Alexander A. Carter, 21, of Massena for failure to wear his seatbelt following a traffic stop at 2:22 p.m. Thursday on state Route 37.



SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Dylan R. Small, 20, of Massena for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 2:20 p.m. Thursday on the Willow Street Extension.



NO SEATBELT - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Charles R. Perry Jr., 48, of Pearson Road, Madrid, for failure to wear his seatbelt following a traffic stop at 2 p.m. Thursday on state Route 37.



SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Nancy J. Farmer, 57, of Massena for speed in zone following a traffic stop at 1:30 p.m. Thursday on East Hatfield Street.



AGGRAVATED DWI - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged John W. Holmes, 21, of Massena with aggravated driving while intoxicated and unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop at 2:37 a.m. Sunday on Perkins Road in the village of Massena. He also was charged with having an open container of alcohol in a vehicle on a public highway and was ticketed for speed in zone. A DWI charge is elevated to aggravated DWI when the blood alcohol content is 0.18 percent or higher.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Dana R. Ruckdeschel, 20, of Petersburg with unlawful possession of marijuana and ticketed him for a license plate violation following a traffic stop at 4 p.m. Saturday on O’Neil Road in the town of Massena. He was arraigned by Massena Town Justice Gerald P. Sharlow, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of disorderly conduct and was fined $50 and a $125 surcharge.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Valerie R. Jackson, 17, of Hogansburg with unlawful possession of marijuana at 3:05 a.m. Saturday following a secondary inspection at the U.S. port of entry. She was a passenger in a vehicle being operated by Hank Delisle, 20, of Fort Covington. Delisle was charged with driving while intoxicated.



AGGRAVATED DWI - MOIRA - Malone-based state police charged Michael J. Villnave, 46, of Winthrop with aggravated driving while intoxicated following an incident at 12:14 a.m. Sunday on Patterson Road in the town of Moira.



TWO INJURED - CANTON - Two people were injured in a one-vehicle crash at 7:34 a.m. Saturday on state Route 310, near the Morley-Potsdam Road, in the town of Canton. Troopers said the vehicle was operated by Jennifer P. Houston, 39, of Colton.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENTS - MASSENA - State police from around the region investigated several property damage accidents Saturday. Among those were:

■ Kevin R. Thompson, 46, of Winthrop at 6:44 p.m. on state Route 11, near Elmer Road, in the town of Moira.

■ Kirk A. Severtson, 36, of Potsdam at 5:18 p.m. on state County Route 56, near Green Road, in the town of Hopkinton.

■ Devin T. Matthie, 21, of St. Regis Falls at 4:16 p.m. on state Route 458, near the Days Mill Road, in the town of Hopkinton.



HARASSMENT - POTSDAM - Canton-based state police charged Cheryl L. Wilbanks, 50, of Canton with second-degree harassment following an investigation into an incident reported at 10;15 a.m. Friday from the town of Potsdam. Troopers said she was arrested at 565 Baker Road.



DWI - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Hank A. Delisle, 20, of Fort Covington with driving while intoxicated, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and possession of licenses from more than one jurisdiction following an incident at 3:05 a.m. Saturday at the U.S. port of entry in Rooseveltown.



DWI - DICKINSON - Malone-based state police charged Malcom C. Frye, 22, of Dickinson Center with driving while intoxicated and neglect of an impounded vehicle following an incident reported at 5:27 p.m. Friday from the town of Dickinson. He was arrested an hour later at 99 Church St.



PETIT LARCENY - POTSDAM — Three Malone residents were charged with petit larceny by Canton-based state police at 4:25 p.m. Thursday.

Jayleen A. Charles, 40, of 12 Branch St.; Ann M. Cook, 48, and Carl D. Shattuck, 45, both of 108 College Ave., are accused of attempting to steal merchandise valued at $547.01 from Walmart, Route 11.

They are scheduled to appear in Potsdam Town Court.



PETIT LARCENY - POTSDAM — Jessica M. Bryan, 25, of 5304 Route 11, Burke, was charged with petit larceny by state police at 7:56 p.m. Thursday.

She is accused of stealing shampoo, conditioner and air freshener from Dollar General in Potsdam on Nov. 15

She is scheduled to appear in Potsdam Town Court.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - ST. REGIS FALLS - Malone-based state police charged Evan M. Fraser, 22, of St. Regis Falls with unlawful possession of marijuana following an incident at 3:06 a.m. Thursday on the South River Road in the town of Waverly.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MOIRA - Malone-based state police reported Friday they had charged Alexander P. Durand, 19, of Waverly with unlawful possession of marijuana following an incident at 5:15 p.m. Nov. 11 on the Southwoods Road in the town of Moira.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - WINTHROP - Massena-based state police said Shawn C. Rowe, 37, of Massena was involved in an accident at 1:02 a.m. Friday on state Route 420, near Mahoney Road, in the town of Stockholm.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - HOPKINTON - Massena-based state police investigated a one-vehicle accident at 10:11 p.m. Thursday on the Lake Ozonia Road, near Route 72, in the town of Hopkinton. Troopers said the vehicle was operated by Steve Nelson, 54, of Nicholville.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - BOMBAY - Malone-based state police said Melvin W. Murray, 65, of Massena was involved in a one-vehicle accident at 7:10 p.m. Thursday on state Route 95, near County Route 9, in the town of Bombay.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - POTSDAM - Canton-based state police said Matthew B. Kielmeier, 35, of Pyrites was involved in a one-vehicle accident at 4:59 p.m. Friday on County Route 35, near Blanchard Road, in the town of Potsdam.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - LOUISVILLE - Massena-based state police said Dorothy E. Smith, 82, of Waddington was involved in an accident at 1:32 p.m. Friday on state Route 37, near Willard Road, in the town of Louisville.



TWO-VEHICLE COLLISION - PLATTSBURGH - Plattsburgh-based state police investigated a two-vehicle collision at 10:43 a.m. Friday in the Banker Orchard parking lot in the town of Plattsburgh. Troopers said the vehicles were operated by Arthur L. Johnson, 79, of Potsdam and James Van Heuverzwyn, 75, of Plattsburgh.



OPEN CONTAINER - POTSDAM - Village police charged Chloe Hay, 18, of Ballston Lake with an open container violation at 1:08 a.m. Friday on Market Street.



DISORDERLY CONDUCT - POTSDAM - Village police charged Patrick O. Briggs, 21, of Baldwinsville and James T. Stuhlinger, 21, of New Hartford with disorderly conduct - creating a hazardous condition at 3:02 a.m. Friday after they were observed carrying a crosswalk sign in the Main Street lot.



RED LIGHT - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Jacob C. Barlow, 28, of Winthrop for passing a steady red signal at 5:27 p.m. Friday on Market Street.



AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Troy L. Pearson, 34, of Malone with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and ticketed him for failing to yield the right of way to a pedestrian in the crosswalk following a traffic stop at 8:12 p.m. Friday on Main Street.



BENCH WARRANTS - POTSDAM - The Potsdam Police Department has warrants for the following individuals:

Gerald T. Hall, 33, of Oswego

Gary A. Hamm, 23, of Weedsport

Karen M. Harrison, 60, of Norwood

Yvonne V. Harrison, 61, of Massachusetts

Floyd L. Harvey, 30, of Potsdam

Jonathan J. Hathaway, 22, of Rooseveltown

Douglas A. Hatt, 77, of Canada

Michael A. Havens, 41, of Connecticut

Sami M. Hayyat, 37, of Potsdam

Tyson K. Hazelton, 33, of Parishville

Alexander M. Helisek, 24, of Potsdam

Steven J. Henry, 40, of Vermont

Ashley M. Hergert, 27, of Potsdam

Cody J. Hewey, 26, of Massena

Hollister Holliday, 35, of Massena

John M. Hudson, 42, of Winthrop

Kevin L. Huff, 51, of Barneveld



UNLAWFUL DEALING - MASSENA - Village police charged Shane M. Church, 19, of 603 County Route 5, Dickinson Center, with three counts of unlawfully dealing with a child and one count of endangering the welfare of a child Saturday following an investigation into an underage drinking incident on Halloween night.

Police said Church provided vodka and tequila to a 14-year-old female at 8:10 p.m. Oct. 31 on the railroad trestle near East Orvis Street. The 14-year-old became sick and was transported to Massena Memorial Hospital for treatment. He also provided alcohol to an 18-year-old female and an 18-year-old male,

Church was arraigned by Massena Town Justice Gerald P. Sharlow and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $1,000 cash or $2,000 bond.

One of the girls told police the trio drank about half the bottle of vodka, and they each had a few shots of tequila. The other female said she didn’t see Church drinking when they were on the railroad trestle. Both girls reportedly became sick after drinking.

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