BURGLARY - POTSDAM - Village police charged Spencer T. Davis, 22, of Potsdam with second-degree burglary at 8:50 a.m. Wednesday after he allegedly entered an apartment at Midtown and stole a basket of change. He was arraigned by Potsdam Village Justice Nicholas Pignoneand released under the supervision of theprobation department.
PETIT LARCENY - POTSDAM - Village police charged Tina Lee Matthews, 36, of Hermon with petit larceny at 1:07 p.m. Wednesday following an invesrigation into the theft of a purse on Dec. 3. Police said a photo from surveillanced footage posted on local media outlets and on social media sites assisted in the apprehension of Matthews.
FAILURE TO YIELD - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Ronald Charleson, 57, of Winthrop for failing to yield the right of way to a pedestrian in a crosswalk following a traffic stop at 11:56 a.m. Wednesday.
The Police Blotter
Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012
0805 Vehicle towed from Market Square Mall parking lot vicinity of the Greyhound Bus Station.
0824 Piece of sports equipment found vicinity of the Potsdam Fire Department.
0926 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call in Norwood.
1000 Patrol dispatched to property damage accident at the Potsdam Co-op parking lot on Elm Street.
1110 Persons with disabilities parking permit issued to Norfolk resident.
1156 Traffic stop. Ticket issued.
1237 Patrols responded to a domestic dispute.
1535 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call on Market Street.
1833 Equipment inspection done for NYSP summons returnable to Potsdam Town Court.
1836 Equipment inspection done for PPD summons returnable to Potsdam Village Court.
1930 Record checks requested and done for St. Lawrence County Sheriffs Department.
2325 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call at Mayfield Drive. Patrol also responded.