PETIT LARCENY - MASSENA - Village police charged Charles H. Beshaw, 24, of 57 Kent Falls Road, Morrisonville, with petit larceny and resisting arrest at 3:08 a.m. Sunday after he was taken into custody on East Orvis Street after shoplifting an 18 pack of beer from Sunoco on Main at West Orvis Street. Police said Beshaw ran from the store and refused to comply with several orders from police to stop before he was taken into custody. He was arraigned by Massena Village Justice Eric J. Gustafson, and bail was set at $750 cash or $1,500 bond.
SUSPENDED REGISTRATION - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Mary K. Vaisey, 39, of Route 56, Potsdam, with operation of a vehicle with a suspended registration at 5:28 p.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on East Hatfield Street.
CELL PHONE - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Sarah E. Ford, 22, of Frederica, Delaware, for using a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle at 4:59 p.m.Saturday following a traffic stop on Center Street.
SPEEDING - MASSENA - Village police ticketed C.J. McGregor, 32, of Tracy Street, Massena, for speed in zone at 10:22 a.m. Saturday following a traffic stop on East Orvis Street.
INADEQUATE TAIL LAMPS - MASSENA - Village police ticketed T. J. Ransom, 29, of Leo Swamp Road, Hogansburg, for operation of a vehicle with inadequate tail lamps at 2:40 a.m. Saturday on Maple Street.
STOP SIGN - MASSENA - Village police ticketed Austin M. Peets, 18, of Ames Street, Massena, for failure to stop at a stop sign at 8:27 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on Parker Avenue at Alvern.
LEAVING THE SCENE - MASSENA - Village police charged Billy G. Goodreau, 27, of 2479 County Route 35, Norwood, with leaving the scene of a property damage accident and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed him for unsafe backing at 8 p.m. Friday following an investigation into an incident that took place Sept. 16 in the On A Roll deli parking lot. Cindy Quenville of Massena said she has pulled out of a parking spot and was waiting to turn north onto North Main Street when a male driver backed into her, damaging the bumper. When Quenville left her vehicle to contact police, she said the male driver, who told her there was no damage, left the scene. Police said witnesses were able to provide them with a license plate of the suspect vehicle, and interviews with witnesses at the store and video footage led them to Goodreau. They said Goodreau initially denied driving the vehicle on Sept. 24 and suggested the vehicle was being operated by his brother, Gene, at the time of the accident. But Goodreau reportedly admitted he was the driver the next day after his mother, Charlene Lavare, told police she was a passenger in the vehicle when Billy backed into the other vehicle. She suggested Billy left the scene because he didnt want Stacey Larabees vehicle to be impounded.
DISORDERLY CONDUCT - MASSENA - Village police charged Scott O. Kimble Sr., 44, of 2285 state Route 420, Massena, with disorderly conduct at 12:15 p.m. Friday following an investigation into an incident that had taken place earlier in the week in the Burger King parking lot. Kimble reportedly walked out of BK and threw a soda on a vehicle owned by Francis Carvel.