DISORDERLY CONDUCT - POTSDAM - Village police charged Cotey J. Fefee, 21,
Potsdam with disorderly conduct, unlawful possession of marijuana, two counts of obstructing governmental administration and resisting arrest after responding to a Market Street establishment at 3:40 a.m. New Years Day. He was arraigned in Potsdam Village Court and sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $1,500 cash or $3,000 bond.
Police said they were called to a downtown business to assist in the removal of an unwanted patron.
As patrols arrived, Fefee was reportedly observed to be engaged in tumultuous behavior. Officers were successful in separating Fefee from the staff, but they said when they asked him to present his identification to officers investigating the incidenthe refused. They also said the Potsdam man resisted when they attempted to place him under arrest. He also reportedly refused to comply with orders when he was being processed at the Potsdam Police Department. Police said he was also found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana during processing.
Additional charges are pending, police said.
SPEEDING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Kevin L. Robbins, 25, of Potsdam for speed in zone (44/30) at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday following a traffic stop on Market Street.
The Police Blotter
Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014
0040Traffic stop on Elm Street.
0055Open container on Market Street.
0057Traffic stop on Main Street.
0155Report of a stolen property.
0157Traffic stop on Elm Street.
0217Traffic stop on Madrid Avenue.
0231Person refusing to leave a downtown business.
0253Assisted the Sheriffs Department with a DWI arrest.
0314Traffic stop on Sandstone Drive.
0335Person refusing to leave a downtown business.
0853Equipment inspection completed.
0927Report of a missing dog.
1146Property damage accident.
1148Commercial burglary alarm.
1353Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
1418Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
1430Traffic stop on Grove Street.
1552Commercial burglary alarm,
1651Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call. Stood down. Patrols handled call.