UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - POTSDAM - Village police charged Jacob A. LaShomb, 21, of Massena with unlawful possession of marijuana and ticketed him for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and operating a vehicle without headlights following a traffic stop at 9:28 p.m. Tuesday on Market Street. Police said they made the traffic stop after observing Lashomb northbound on Market Street without his headlights on. Police said during the traffic stop it was determined that Lashomb did notpossess a valid drivers license. He was also found to be in possession of a metalsmoking pipe that contained a small amount of marijuana, police said.
The Police Blotter
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2013
0609 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call in Norwood.
0639 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call on State Street.
0959 Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Police and Enbridge responded to a residence on Pierrepont Avenue for a broken gas meter.
1017 Lost license plate form completed.
1052 Report of a gas drive off from a local gas station.
1401 Form completed for a lost license plate.
1540 Report of a dog running loose vicinity of Sunoco on Market Street. Patrol dispatched.
1756 Found cell phone turned into Potsdam PD. The owner will be in to retrieve property.
2108 Patrol completed traffic stop on Pierrepont Avenue. A verbal warning was issued.