CRIMINAL SEXUAL ACT - GOUVERNEUR - Gouverneur-basedstate police charged Joshua R. Bristol, 23, of Gouverneur with first-degree criminal sexual act and endangering the Welfare of a Child on Wednesday. The arrest involved an act which occurred during the summer of 2010 with a victim who was less than 11 years old. Bristol was arraigned in the town of Fowler Court and was sent to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility with bail set at $10,000 cashor $20,000 bond.
PROPERTY DAMAGE ACCIDENT - MASSENA - Massena-based state police investigated a property damage accideent at 1:09 p.m. Wednesday on County Route 37, near Larue Road, in the town of Massena. Troopers said the vehicle was operated by Carl Edward Nason, 47, of Norfolk.