Police Reports

DWI arrest in Lake Placid

On October 17, 2014, State Police arrested 21-year-old Jenna R. Stevens of Saranac Lake, New York, for DWI.  Stevens was operating a Pontiac Sunfire west on State Route 86 in the town of North Elba, at approximately 2:23 a.m. when she was stopped for having no rear tail lamps.   Source: New York State Police…

Georgia man arrested in Plattsburgh for gun possession

On October 16, 2014, State Police arrested 31-year-old Rontavius B. Sanford of Covington, Georgia, subsequent to an assault investigation in the Consumer Square parking lot in Plattsburgh, New York.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Potsdam man arrested for possessing marihuana

On October 16, 2014, State Police conducted a traffic stop on a 2007 Chevrolet Impala on State Route 68 in the town of Canton. The operator, 49-year-old Ronald J. Locey of Potsdam, New York, was found to be in possession of approximately 51 grams of marihuana which was located inside the vehicle.   Source: New York…

Tupper Lake man arrested for assault

On October 16, 2014, State Police arrested 42-year-old Michael L. LaValley of Tupper Lake, for Assault 2nd Degree, a class D Felony, Menacing 2nd Degree, a class A Misdemeanor, and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th Degree, a class A Misdemeanor.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Woman arrested in Moriah following domestic dispute

On October 12, 2014, State Police arrested 22-year-old Ashleigh E. Hickey of Middlebury, Vermont, following a domestic dispute at a residence on Riddle Road in Mineville, New York.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Moriah man arrested for sexual misconduct

On October 11, 2014, State Police arrested 45-year-old James A. Peck of Moriah, New York, for two counts of Sexual Misconduct, a class A Misdemeanor. Peck was arraigned at the Town of Moriah Court and remanded to the Essex County Jail in lieu of $1,500 cash bail or $3,000 bond.  He is to reappear at…

Vermont woman arrested in Plattsburgh for weapon possession

On October 12, 2014, at approximately 1 a.m., State Police conducted a traffic stop on a 2008 Nissan Versa on County Route 57, Cumberland Head Road, in the town of Plattsburgh.    The driver, 37-year-old Tonyel F. Colby of Milton, Vermont, was subsequently found in possession of an electronic stun gun.   Source: New York…

Two men arrested for burglary in Gouverneur

On October 12, 2014, 32-year-old Adam R. Matott and 39-year-old Paul J. Smith, both of Gouverneur, New York, were arrested for Burglary 2nd Degree, a class C Felony.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

One-car fatal crash in Norfolk

On October 11, 2014, at approximately 3 a.m., State Police responded to a one-car crash on Adams Road in Norfolk.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Multiple agency investigation leads to three arrests in Brasher

On October 15, 2014, New York State Parole assisted by members of the New York State Police, the Border Enforcement Security Task Force (BEST), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), U. S. Customs and Border Protection (USCBP), U.S. Border Patrol (USBP), Immigrations Customs Enforcement (ICE), and the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, conducted a home visit on…

Ogdensburg woman arrested for DWI and drug possession

On October 16, 2014, at approximately 2 a.m., State Police conducted a traffic stop on a 2002 Toyota Camry on State Highway 58, in the town of Morristown for failure to keep right.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Fatal crash in Gabriels

On October 10, 2014, at approximately 12:45am, State Police responded to a one-car crash on County Route 60 in the town of Brighton.  The preliminary investigation revealed that a 1991 Honda Civic operated by 21-year-old Mark A. Calderone, of Paul Smiths, New York, was traveling southbound on County Route 60 when his vehicle exited the…

Edwards man arrested following domestic dispute

On October 8, 2014, at approximately 9:13 p.m., State Police responded to 598 River Road in the town of Edwards for a domestic dispute.   28-year-old Alexander M. Handschu of Edwards, New York, pushed a female and menaced a 56-year-old male at that residence with a knife and stabbed a wall.  He was also found…

Gouverneur teen arrested for possession of child pornography

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On October 7, 2014, State Police arrested 17-year-old Dillon M. Hart of Gouverneur, New York, for possessing child pornography. Hart was found to be in possession of nude photographs and a sexually explicit video of a 14-year-old male on his cell phone.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Chazy crash claims the life of a Champlain man

On October 6, 2014, at approximately 5 p.m., State Police responded to a report of a one-vehicle roll-over that was overturned in the Little Chazy River located off the North Farm Road in the town of Chazy.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Altamont man arrested for DWI in Tupper Lake

 On October 4, 2014, State Police arrested 40-year-old James S. Labiak of Altamont, New York, for DWI following a two-car collision in the village of Tupper Lake.   Source: New York State Police – Troop B

Schuyler Falls man arrested following domestic dispute

On October 4, 2014, State Police arrested 24-year-old Terry A. St. Germaine of Schuyler Falls, following a domestic dispute reported at 993 Military Turnpike in the town of Schuyler Falls.   St. Germaine choked a 22-year-old female at that residence and placed a knife to her throat.  The victim was transported to Champlain Valley Physician’s…

Tupper Lake man arrested for operating a stolen ATV

On October 5, 2014, State Police arrested 23-year-old Stephen W. Denue, of Tupper Lake, for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th Degree, a class E Felony, and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle 3rd Degree, a class A Misdemeanor. Source: New York State Police – Troop B