LEAVING THE SCENE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Lloyd Kennedy, 81, of West Stockholm for leaving the scene of a property damage accident after responding to a report of a hit and run accident at 10:37 a.m. Saturday on Market Street. Kennedy reportdly drove over a village street sign causing damage to the sign and to the vehicle and left the scene. Police investigated the incident and ticketed Kennedy.
UNSAFE BACKING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Charles J. Rishe, 19, of Potsdam for unsafe backing following a property damage accident at 12:06 p.m. Saturday in the Filter Plant Alley.
FOLLOWING TOO CLOSELY - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Ashley Rose Gallagher, 21 of Auburn, Maine, for following too closely following a property damage accident at 3:56 p.m. Saturday on Maple Street.
RED LIGHT VIOLATION - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Shelby B. Kibler, 21, of Warsaw for a red light violation following a traffic stop at 5:53 p.m. Saturday after police observed his vehicle fail to stop for a red light on Market Street.
FAILURE TO YIELD - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Colby R. Emma, 21 of Hope, R.I., for failure to yield the right of way for pedestrian in crosswalk following a traffic stop on 7:11 p.m. Saturday on Maple Street after observing the operator fail to stop for a pedestrian in the crosswalk on Main Street in front of the Roxy Theatre.
The Police Blotter
Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013
0143 Patrol completed traffic stop on Elm Street. A verbal warning was issued.
0221 Patrol completed traffic stop on Market Street. A verbal warning was issued.
1003 Criminal mischief complaint on Lawrence Avenue.
1000 Patrols assisted with traffic control for a 5K run.
1031 A NYS Drivers license was found on Market Street and turned in to the PD.Owner advised and will be in to retrieve.
1037 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Division Street. A verbal warning was issued.
1037 Report of a hit and run accident on Market Street. Ticket issued.
1039 Harassment complaint received.
1045 Patrol completed a traffic stop on Pierrepont Avenue. A verbal warning was issued.
1132 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to Route 11 for aseizure call.
1155 An equipment inspection was completed for an inadequate head lamp.
1206 Property damage accident Filter Plant Alley. Ticket issued.
1230 Patrol assisted with property retrieval.
1402 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to SUNY Potsdam Rugby field for a player with aneck and back injury.
1556 Property damage accident on Maple Street. Ticket issued.
1601 Observed Potsdam Fire dispatched to Spring Street for an alarm activation. Patrol dispatched.
1753 Traffic stopon Market Street. Ticket issued.
1911 Traffic stop on Maple Street. Ticket issued.
2043 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to Canton for mutual aid.
2131 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to Stockholm for a call.
2231 Received report of possible underage party. Patrols responded.
2332 Received report of larceny from local business on Maple Street. Patrols responded.