UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - POTSDAM - Village police charged the driver and two passengers with unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday on the Hamlin-Powers access road on the Clarkson University campus.
■ Lillian H. Chen, 19, of Westborough, Mass., was also ticketed for failure to stop at a stop sign. Police said Chen was found to be in possession of a small quantity of marijuana and smoking devices.
■ Sara V. Orsino, 19, of New Hartfordwas found to be in possession of a small quantity of marijuana and a smoking device, police said.
■ Lucas W. Audycki, 20, of Bellevue, Wash., wasalso found to be in possession of a small quantity of marijuana and smoking devices, according to police.
CROSSWALK VIOLATION - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Matthew J. Bankaitis, 21, of Horseheads for failure to stop for a pedestrian in the crosswalk following a traffic stop at 3:24 p.m. Tuesday on Main Street.
The Police Blotter
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014
0904Potsdam Rescue ALS dispatched to Colton.
0944Potsdam Rescue and Police were dispatched to Lawrence Avenue for a person having difficulty breathing.
1134Report of a personal injury accident on Lawrence Avenue in front of St. Marys Church, Potsdam. Police, Potsdam Rescue and Potsdam Fire dispatched.Martins Service Station dispatched for removal of one vehicle.
1308Potsdam Rescue dispatched to Colton for a motor vehicle accident with injury.
1330Report of cable and phonewires down in front of 1 Cottage St.
1447Drug Take Back event has been scheduled for April 26 at Kinney Drugs on Maple Street.
1524 Traffic stop on Main Street. Ticket issued.
1547Patrol dispatched to a Clarkson University parking lot for report of multiple vehicles that have been damaged.No suspects.
1739Potsdam Rescue ALS dispatched to respond to Colton for a person having difficulty breathing.
1845Report of a suspicious male. Investigation continues.
2058Patrol completed traffic stop on Market Street.A verbal warning was issued.
2115Patrol completed traffic stop on Hamlin-Powers Access Road.Ticket issued. Charges lodged.
2331Patrol completed a traffic stop on Maple Street.A verbal warning was issued.