PIERREPONT - A Potsdam-area man faces several charges following a domestic dispute where he allegedly choked a female and threatened her with a knife duirng an argument that took place in front of a small child.
St. Lawrence County Sheriffs Department deputies charged Jase A, Page, 27,of 85 County Route 59, Lot 37, Potsdam, at 9:50 p.m. Monday following the incident at his residence in the town of Pierrepont.
Deputies charged Page with second-degree menacing, criminal obstruction of breathing and endangering the welfare of a child.
He allegedly threatened the female by grabbing her by the neck, preventing her from breathing while displaying a kitchen knife. Deputies said the incident occurred in the presence of a small child.
Page was arraigned by Pierrepont Town Justice Robert Camp and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $1,000 cash or $2,000 bond.