GOUVERNEUR Mark D. Bigelow, 40, of 15 School St., was charged with offering a false instrument and making a punishable false written statement by Gouverneur Village Police at 7:55 p.m. Friday.
Both charges are misdemeanors.
When filling out a pistol permit, Mr. Bigelow claimed he had only been arrested once. Mr. Bigelow has been arrested three times, police said.
He was turned over to St. Lawrence County Sheriffs deputies and is scheduled to appear in Canton Town Court.