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What happened overnight? Police blotter report for Thursday, Oct. 18
Hailey S. Dean, 20, of 24097 Route 12, Apt. 1, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 7:34 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at her residence with second-degree criminal contempt. She is accused of violating the terms of a Family Court stay-away order of protection by having an individual talk to the
Watertown man faces 3 years in prison for having crack cocaine
Raymond J. Perez, 27, pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was charged March 28 with possessing 14 grams of crack cocaine after the Metro-Jefferson Drug Task Force searched his North Indiana Avenue apartment.
Watertown woman accused of disobeying stay-away order
Haley Summer Dean, 20, of 24097 State Route 12, was charged by city police Wednesday with second-degree criminal contempt of court, a class A misdemeanor.
Watertown man accused of larceny, resisting arrest
WATERTOWN — State police charged John A. Crupi, 31, of Watertown, with resisting arrest and petit larceny at 8:07 p.m. Tuesday at Walmart Supercenter.
Carthage man accused of intoxicated driving
CARTHAGE — State police charged Jonathan J. Gilbert, 38, of Carthage, with driving while intoxicated at 6:45 p.m. Monday at Carthage Area Hospital.
11 puppies rescued from roadside now looking for new homes
A rottweiler mix found wandering along the roadside reportedly led a passerby to a tied-off pillowcase. Inside, there were 12 newborn puppies with umbilical cords still attached that someone had left for dead, WWNY reported.
Lowville man admits to knife point robbery
Jacob D. Gearhart, 26, Lowville, pleaded guilty to one count of attempted first-degree robbery and one count of second-degree assault.
Puppies left for dead in tied-up pillowcase on Route 11
A community member came across a dog pacing in the middle of Route 11, between Evans Mills and Gouverneur, at 1:43 p.m. on Sunday.
Police: Castorland man backed into cruiser with officer inside; charged with DWI
Lorn D. Hirschey, 66, was charged with misdemeanor driving while intoxicated on Friday with a .08% blood alcohol content, according to the village police press release. He was also ticketed for unsafe backing.
Fire destroys two-story home in Antwerp
The home was owned by Byron J. Vankirk. Mr. Allen said Mr. Vankirk, his wife and son were in the process of moving out of the home. While the family was able to grab their essentials, they lost most of their possessions, including recreational vehicles in their garage.
Watertown man accused of pulling another down stairs during domestic incident
WATERTOWN, NY — Jordan T. Martin, 47, of 513 Mundy St., Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 22056 Route 11, with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony, and second-degree harassment.
Oswego man sentenced for stabbing victim in the head with screwdriver
According to the Oswego County District Attorney's Office, Steven Haynes, 34, appeared in court on Monday and pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the second degree.
Possible snow for Lewis County tonight; snow predicted throughout the region starting Sunday
According to the National Weather Service office in Buffalo, Lewis County still has the possibility of snow tonight; however, Jefferson County will most likely only see rain. The predicted snowfall in Lewis County would be just a dusting.
State appellate court hears Watertown firefighters’ case
On Wednesday, the Appellate Division, Fourth Department, in Rochester, heard oral arguments from attorneys for the city and the Watertown Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 191.
Simao to City Council: void lease with Watertown Golf Club within 24 days or face lawsuit
Developer P.J. Simao, through his real estate companies Prime LLC and Ives Hill Country Club Inc., sent a letter Tuesday to council members contending that the lease violates state General Municipal Law, necessitating that it be annulled.
Jefferson, Lewis counties could see their first snowfall of the season Wednesday night
Even though it’s still only October and Halloween’s two weeks away, the National Weather Service is predicting that the north country could see some snow this week.According to the NWS office in Buffalo, both Jefferson and Lewis counties have the possibility of snow tonight into Thursday morning.Jef
Croghan man accused of driving impaired on drugs without a license
CROGHAN — Jonathan P. Dugan, 23 of 9768 State Route 812, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle and driving while his ability was impaired by drugs, both misdemeanors.
Watertown man accused of criminal possession of marijuana
Tajemar M. Brandon, 23, allegedly possessed 5.89 ounces of marijuana in clear plastic bags while riding in his vehicle.
Wild animal with aggressive behavior shot by sheriff’s department
According to Joseph R. Donoghue, Sr., detective lieutenant of the Watertown Police Department, dispatch received a call on Saturday at 2:45 p.m. from a man who said he and his dog were at Thompson Park and a possibly rabid dog was aggressive toward them.
Watertown woman accused of petit larceny
Melisa M. Fredrodriguez, 19, was issued an appearance ticket returnable to local court.