DWI - POTSDAM - Village police charged Kevin D. Weems, 21, of Norwood with driving while intoxicated and ticketed him for operation of a vehicle with inadequate headlights following a traffic stop at 10:45 p.m. Wednesday on Main Street. He reportedly had a blood alcohol content of 0.11 percnt. The threshold for a DWI charge is a BAC of 0.08 percent.
The Police Blotter
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012
0817 Potsdam Police and Potsdam Fire responded to a report of an odor of gas at Price Chopper on Market Street.Patrol arrived on scene and assisted with evacuating the building. Investigation revealed a portable propanetank in an outside holding area to be leaking.
0854 Potsdam Police received a report of lost property.
0955 Potsdam Police performed a transport to Claxton-Hepburn.
1048 Potsdam Police performed background check for a pistol permit application.
1057 Potsdam Police performed background check for employment.
1216 Potsdam Police performed an equipment inspection.
1245 Potsdam Police responded to a call of smoke coming from the roof of Burger King on Market Street.Reportwas unfounded.
1603 Drug complaint received.
1619 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to Lawrence Avenue for a female requiring transport for evaluation.
1654 Report of a property damage accident in Walker Arena parking lot. Patrol dispatched.
1709 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to report of a structure fire Norwood.
1716 An equipment inspection was completed by patrol.
1724 Report of a larceny from a vehicle.Investigation continues.
1751 Report of a larceny that occurred at a local establishment over the weekend. Investigation continues.
1847 Observed Potsdam Fire dispatched to Clarkson University for an alarm activation. Patrol dispatched.
1735 Patrols responded to the Police Department lobby for a verbal domestic dispute.
2004 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
2245 Traffic stop on Main Street. Arrest made.
2322 Received a report of a missing juvenile.