DWI - MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged David L. Prashaw, 54, of Massena with driving while intoxicated him for making an unsafe turn following a traffic stop at 10:32 p.m. Friday on state Route 37B in the town of Massena. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.10 percent. A blood alcohol content of 0.08 percent or higher is considered proof of intoxication in the state.
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE - RUSSELL - Massena-based state police charged Desirae L. Parrish, 18, of Canton with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana and ticketed her for failure to keep right at 12:15 p.m. Friday following a traffic stop on County Route 17 at County Route 24 in the town of Russell. Troopers said Ms. Parrish was in possession of a spoon that allegedly contained codeine residue.
THEFT OF SERVICES - WINTHROP - Massena-based state police charged Erin M. Abelard, 32, of Massena with theft of services Friday stemming from an investigation into a complaint filed with troopers that she had failed to pay a $24 taxi fare to Massena Transport for a ride on July 14 from the town of Stockholm to the village of Massena. Troopers said the arrest was made Friday evening at 63 Pickle St. in the town of Stockholm.
PRISON CONTRABAND - GOUVERNEUR - Canton-based state police charged Jeffrey J. Konsinski, 29, of Gouverneur with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and first-degree possession of dangerous prison contraband.
UNLAWFUL POSSESSION - GOUVERNEUR - Gouverneur-based state police charged Rusty A. Clifford, 24, of Hermon with unlawful possession of marijuana following a traffic stop on County Route 24 in the town of Russell.
ASSAULT - FORT COVINGTON - Malone-based state police charged Adam J. LePage, 27, of Fort Covington with fourth-degree criminal mischief and assault after responding to a domestic dispute complaint at 3:43 p.m. Friday in the town of Fort Covington.