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STOLEN PROPERTY - MADRID - Massena-based state police charged Michael P. Middlemiss, 24, of 523 Baker Road, Potsdam, with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property - firearms, stemming from an investigation into an incident reported at 8:50 p.m. June 13 from the town of Madrid. Troopers said the charge was lodged at 2:10 p.m. Saturday on Bank Street, Norfolk.

Troopers said Middlemiss was found to be in possession of stolen long guns that were reported missing in June from 223 Planty Rd., Madrid.

Middlemiss is scheduled to appear in Madrid Town Court.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Sherri A. Oliver, 44, of Coburg, Ont., with unlawful possession of marijuana at 3:17 p.m. Friday at the U.S. Port of Entry in Rooseveltown. Oliver was found in possession of a small amount of marijuana during a secondary inspection by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents and was turned over to troopers.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - LONG LAKE - Tupper Lake-based state police charged Jason L. Horton, 29, of Canton with unlawful possession of marijuana at 8:44 a.m. Saturday on state Route 30 in the town of Long Lake.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENTS - POTSDAM - State police from around the region investigated a number of property damage accidents around the region on Saturday. Among those:

■ Michelle R. Fisher, 40, of Massena at 8:12 p.m. on County Route 39, near County Route 36, in the town of Louisville.

■ Tammy L. Monroe, 39, of Norfolk at 9:38 p.m. on County Route 35, near Tanner Road, in the town of Potsdam.



DWI - NORFOLK - Massena-based state police charged Richard H. Raymonda, 60, of Norfolk with driving while intoxicated following a stop at 11:05 p.m. Friday on County Route 38 in the town of Norfolk. He was also ticketed for failure to keep right.



UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Aimee J. Vlierberghe, 22, of Cornwall, Ont., with unlawful possession of marijuana after they were called to the port of entry in Rooseveltown by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents at 9:14 p.m. Friday. A small quantity of marijuana was located following a secondary inspection at the port.



ONE INJURED - NORFOLK - Massena-based state police said one person was injured when Mellysa J. Turner, 24, of Norwood struck two parked vehicles at 1:50 a.m. Saturday on state Route 56, near Maple Street, in the town of Norfolk.



PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - CANTON - Canton-based state police investigated a one-vehicle property damage accident reported at 6:58 p.m. Friday on the Pink Schoolhouse Road, near the Pyrites-Russell Road, in the town of Canton. Troopers said the vehicle was operated by Kermit P. Burns, 49, of Canton.



CRIMINAL MISCHIEF - HOPKINTON - St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department deputies charged Dean M. Lamphere Jr., 42, of 2914 Route 11B, Nicholville,with fourth-degree criminal mischief Saturday following a domestic incident at his residence in the town of Hopkinton. Lamphere was arraigned in the town of Hopkinton Court and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $1,000 cash or $1,500 bond.

Massena-based state police had charged Lamphere and Danielle C. LaPage, 32, of 2914 Route 11B, Nicholville, with multiple counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument in late June stemming from an investigation into a complaint launched on June 9. The couple reported issued approximately $25,000 worth of checks on an account with insufficient funds in the towns of Hopkinton and Lawrence and the village of Massena. Those checks were reportedly cashed on Mr. Lamphere’s father’s business account without his knowledge.

Troopers said one check was cashed at the North Lawrence IGA, three were cashed at the Twin Pines gas station in Nicholville and the remainder were passed in the village of Massena. Other checks were cashed in Franklin County.

Lamphere was charged with four counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, arraigned by Massena LaPage was charged with 12 counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument.



PETIT LARCENY - POTSDAM - St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department deputies charged Bobbi S. LaFountain, 27, of 244 Cemetery Road, North Lawrence, with petit larceny following an investigation launched July 14 when deputies were investigating another incident. They said LaFountain was found in possession of tools, which deputies said they had reason to believe had been stolen. Further investigation revealed LaFountain had stolen the tools from Big Lots in the village of Potsdam. LaFountain was arrested in the town of Brasher and was issued an appearance ticket returnable to Potsdam Village Court at a later date.



DISORDERLY CONDUCT - MASSENA - Village police charged Austin B. Villnave, 18, of 144 South Raquette River Road, Massena, with disorderly conduct at 1:38 p.m. Saturday. Police and Massena Rescue responded to the Walmart tire center for a 13-year-old male who had suffered a two-inch laceration to his arm while getting out of the vehicle. Villnave, the juvenile’s brother, started screaming at police officers that were on scene. Police said they charged Villnave with disorderly conduct after he failed to comply with five requests to stop shouting obscenities in the store’s tire center.



UNSAFE BACKING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Douglas E. Gormley, 49, of Massena for unsafe backing at 6:30 a.m. Monday following a property damage accident on Brighton Street.



SUSPENDED REGISTRATION - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Daniel Hernandez Jr., 57, of Judson Street, Canton, with operation of a vehicle with a suspended registration at 12:07 a.m. Monday following a traffic stop in the Harte Haven shopping plaza.



AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - MASSENA - Village police charged Tyler J. McGregor, 20, of 71 Sycamore St., Massena, with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle at 10:30 p.m. Sunday following a traffic stop on Main Street at Water Street. He was also ticketed for failure to turn as required and operation of a vehicle with no plate lamps. A passenger in the vehicle, Theresa M. Dissottle, 25, same address, was charged with facilitation of third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.



STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Ricky A. Gladding, 35, of Saranac Lake with a stop sign violation at 10:21 p.m. Sunday following a traffic stop near Park Avenue and Sycamore Street.



FOLLOWING TOO CLOSELY - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Darcy L. Fournier, 30, of Randall Court, Massena, for following too closely at 1:30 p.m. Sunday following an incident on East Orvis Street.



STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Matthew L. Thompson, 21, of Hogansburg for a stop sign violation at 12:29 p.m. Sunday following a traffic stop on Grove Street near Ridgewood Avenue.



NO SEATBELT - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Patrick J. Calnon, 58, of Laurel Terrace, Massena, for failure to wear his seatbelt at 9:52 a.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on Center Street.



STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Amanda Peets, 30, of Paddock Street, Massena, for a stop sign violation at 8 p.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on Poplar Street at Cornell Avenue.



STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Charlan K. Thompson, 23, of Hogansburg for a stop sign violation at 8:45 p.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on Romeo Avenue.



NO STOP LAMP - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Jonathan R. Jones, 30, of Woodlawn Avenue, Massena, for operation of a vehicle with no stop lamp at 9:20 p.m. Saturday following a traffic stop.



AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - MASSENA - Village police charged Douglas J. King, 27, of state Route 37, Hogansburg, with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed him for failure to keep right at 9:23 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on the Maple Street Extension.



AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - MASSENA - Village police charged James O. Upshur, 47, of Willow Street, Massena, with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed him for a stop sign violation at 4:55 a.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on East Orvis Street near Cummings Street.



FAIL TO SIGNAL - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Christopher D. Haley, 39, of Stark Road, Norfolk, for failure to signal a turn at 9:48 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on Center Street.



STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Ashley Cumming, 24, of Garvin Street, Massena, for a stop sign violation at 8:20 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on Laurel Avenue near Walnut.



DWI - POTSDAM - Village police charged Christopher B. Knight, 21, of Canton with driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for failure to keep right at 3:17 a.m. Sunday following a traffic stop on Market Street. Police said the stop was made after they observed Knight failing to keep right as he was southbound on Market Street. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.13 percent. A blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher constitutes a driving while intoxicated count in New York state.



INADEQUATE PLATE LAMPS - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Justin D. Sosebee, 17, of Rensselaer Falls for operation of a vehicle with inadequate plate lamps at 2:44 a.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on Maple Street.



SPEEDING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Ruth G. Stauffer, 71, of Nicholville for speed in zone (47/30) at 8:41 p.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue.



UNREGISTERED MOTOR VEHICLE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Ryan W. Sullivan, 31, of Massena for operation of an unregistered motor vehicle and operation of a vehicle with an inadequate exhaust at 11:01 p.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on Market Street.



CELL PHONE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Bradley W. Paquin, 17, of Malone for use of a mobile phone while driving at 5:50 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on Sandstone Drive.

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