Northern New York Newspapers
Watertown
Ogdensburg
Massena-Potsdam
Lowville
Carthage
Malone
NNY Business
NNY Living
NNY Ads
Sat., Dec. 27
ADVERTISE SUBSCRIBE
Serving the communities of Jefferson, St. Lawrence and Lewis counties, New York
In print daily. Online always.
Related Stories

Brasher Falls man charged with assault

PREV
NEXT
ARTICLE OPTIONS
A A
print this article
e-mail this article

BRASHER FALLS — State police on Monday charged James A. Pearce, 52, of 1700 County Route 53, Brasher Falls, with third-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, both misdemeanors.

Troopers allege that at 6:30 p.m., Mr. Pearce went to a neighboring home to visit an ex-girlfriend and got into a dispute with another man who lives at the address and cut him in the leg with a utility knife, causing a minor injury. The alleged victim did not seek medical attention.

Troopers would not release the alleged victims’ names or the address where the altercation took place.

Mr. Pearce was arraigned in Massena Town Court and was sent to St. Lawrence County jail, Canton, on $1,000 bail or $2,000 bond.

Commenting rules:
  1. Stick to the topic of the article/letter/editorial.
  2. When responding to issues raised by other commenters, do not engage in personal attacks or name-calling.
  3. Comments that include profanity/obscenities or are libelous in nature will be removed without warning.
Violators' commenting privileges may be revoked indefinitely. By commenting you agree to our full Terms of Use.
Giveaway
Syracuse Football Tickets Giveaway
Connect with Us
WDT News FeedsWDT on FacebookWDT on TwitterWDT on InstagramWDT for iOS: iPad, iPhone, and iPod touchWDT for Android
Showcase of Homes
Showcase of Homes