AGGRAVATED DWI - POTSDAM - Village police charged Kyle D. Smith, 22, of Middleport with aggravated driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for failure to keep right and failure to signal at 1:26 a.m. Sunday following a traffic stop on Market Street. Police said they made the stop after they observed Smith fail to keep right and then fail to signal a lane change on Market Street. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.19 percent. A DWI charge is elevated to aggravated DWI when the blood alcohol content is 0.18 percent of higher.
The Police Blotter
Sunday, Aug. 18. 2013
0038 Traffic stop on Elm Street, Verbal warning issued.
0105 Traffic stop on Main Street. Verbal warning issued.
0126 Traffic stop on Market Street. Arrest made.
0303 Traffic stop on Market Street. Verbal warning issued.
0323 Report of possible gunshots on Elm Street. Investigation continues.
1037 Received a report of a cat that had been struck on Riverside Drive overnight.
1103 Potsdam Rescue Squad and patrols dispatched to a call at Clarkson University.
1109 Potsdam Rescue Squad and patrols dispatched to a call at Debra Drive.
1528 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call at Maxcy Hall, SUNY Potsdam campus.
1734 Fielded a stolen property complaint. Investigation continues.
1810 Patrol responded to Canton Potsdam Hospital Emergency Department for the report of a dog bite which occurred on Lower Pine Street.
1939 Lost property complaint.
2120 Traffic stop on Lawrence Avenue. Verbal warning issued.