CRIMINAL TAMPERING - POTSDAM - Village police charged Akshay R. Thakur, 21, of Potsdam with third-degree criminal tampering and disorderly conduct - creating hazardous/offensive conditions Wednesday following an investigation into an incident reported on Monday. Police said they had beencalled to a complaint on Bay Street at 3:01p.m. Monday after a person discovered the interior of a vehicle parked in the driveway of 17 Bay St. had human feces smeared throughout it. Patrols located an ID inside the vehicle belonging to Thakur. Thakur was interviewed at the Potsdam Police Department and was arrested, police said. He was released on appearance tickets.
The Police Blotter
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013
0339 Patrols responded to a burglar alarm at a business on Pine Street.
0406 Patrols removed wild animal that has been struck by a vehicle from roadway.
0813 Suspicious vehicle complaint in the Seacomm Plaza parking lot. Patrol responded.
1143 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1248 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1440 Domestic dispute on Racquette Road.
1542 Reckless driving complaint on Maple Street.
1621 Reckless driving complaint on Lawrence Avenue.
1621 Domestic dispute on Racquette Road.
1655 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
2008 Traffic stop on Market Street. Verbal warning issued.
2147 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
2205 Traffic stop on Bay Street. Verbal warning issued.