RED LIGHT VIOLATION - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Hannah M. Babcock, 20, of Norfolk for a red light violation following a traffic stop at 11:56 a.m. Wednesday on Market Street. Police said they observed Babcock pass through a steady red light on Market at Grove Street.
UNSAFE LANE CHANGE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Michael J. Stock, 26, of Johnstown for moving from lane unsafely at 12:06 p.m. Wednesday following a property damage accident on Market Street near Munson Street. Police said their investigation determined Stock and another motorist were next to each other headed northbound on Market Street when the Johnstown man made an unsafe lane change and sideswiped the vehicle next to him.
The Police Blotter
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013
0600Dispatched Potsdam Rescue to a call.
0844Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
0907Hold up alarm at Seacomm Bank. Patrols responded and found it to be a false alarm.
1109Disabled vehicle on Pine Street.
1246Assisted utility company with removing a downed telephone line from the roadway on Market Street.
1342Record check completed on a subject for the Cortland Police Department for a pistol permit.
1522Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call.
1531Larceny complaint received, pending investigation.
1634Mental health incident on State Street.