ENDANGERING THE WELFARE - POTSDAM - Village police charged Christopher A. Capone, 31, of Potsdam with endangering the welfare of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana at 2:36a.m. Saturday on
Elm Street. Police said they were called to a residence on Elm Street for a domestic dispute, and further investigation revealed that the incident took place in front of a child. Capone was also found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana. Capone wasreleased on an appearance ticket.
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF - POTSDAM - Village police charged Jerome A. Burks, 34, of Potsdam with fourth-degree criminal mischief at 4:28 a.m. Saturday on Racquette Road. Police responded to a domestic dispute at a residence on Racquette Road, and their investigation revealed Burks had engaged in a verbal argument with another person and damaged a door and wall during the incident. Burks was released on an appearance ticket.
The Police Blotter
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013
0039 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call on the Sissonville Road.
0100 Patrols responded to a commercial duress alarm at Time Warner Cable on Elm Street.
0159 Drug complaint at Clarkson University.
0200 Domestic dispute on State Street, patrols responded, no arrests made.
1149 Potsdam Police received report of lost property.
1245 Traffic stop conducted on Outer Elm Street. Verbal warning issued.
1322 Potsdam Police took possession of property.
1333 Potsdam Rescue and Potsdam Police dispatched to a rescue call in the village.
1431 Potsdam Rescue and Potsdam Police dispatched to a rescue call in the village.
1528 Potsdam Police performed background check for a pistol permit applicant.
1619 Patrol responded to an accident on Main Street.
1700 Report of a traffic light having a bulb out at Market Street and Sandstone Drive. DOT was notified.