CRIMINAL POSSESSION WEAPON - POTSDAM - Village police charged Thomas L. Roberts, 79, of Potsdam with second-degree menacing with a weapon and criminal possession of a weapon with intent to use and ticketed him for failure to obey a traffic control device at 12:45p.m. Thursday at the Potsdam Police Department. Police said Roberts was in his vehicle when he pointed his gun at another motorist during an incident of road rage.
FAILURE TO YIELD - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Ali S. Zaidi, 53, of Canton for failure to yield the right of way to pedestrian in crosswalk at 6:45 p.m. Thursday on Main Street.
OPEN CONTAINER - POTSDAM - Village police charged Raymond M. Bielec, 21, of Constantia with an open container violation at 8:12p.m. Thursday on Depot Street after an officer observed him with an open container of an alcoholic beverage while outside on the sidewalk.
The Police Blotter
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013
0018 Received noise complaint on Elm Street. Patrol responded.
0101 Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call at Mayfield Apartments.
0220 Traffic stop on Maple Street. Verbal warning issued.
0333 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
0512 Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
0800 Report of a car vs. bicycle accident at Lawrence Avenue and Leroy Street. The bicyclist got up and took off. Unknown victim.
0804 Property damage accident on Pierrepont Avenue.
0900 Menacing complaint reported.
1208 Residential burglar alarm received. Patrols dispatched.
1343 Record check completed for another law enforcement agency on pistol permit applicants.
1557 Received a forgery complaint. Investigation continues.
1730 Gold ring was turned into the police department. Found in the police department parking lot.
1754 Black bicycle combination lock was turned into the police department. Found on Leroy Street.
1803 Completed a record check for the Seattle Police Department.
1846 Traffic stop on Maple Street. Ticket issued.
2012 Patrol observed a subject on Depot Street with open container. Ticket issued.
2049 Received complaint of a stray cat on Bay Street. Patrol responded and transported the pregnant orange cat to Potsdam Humane Society.
2109 Patrol completed traffic stop on Outer Maple Street. A verbal warning was issued.
2134 Patrol completed traffic stop on Elm Street. A verbal warning was issued.
2241 Patrol completed traffic stop. A verbal warning was issued.
2257 Patrol completed traffic stop on Sandstone Drive. A verbal warning was issued.
2358 Patrol responded to an animal complaint.