ASSAULT - POTSDAM - Village police reported Friday they had charged Kajay T. Piggee, 20, of Fort Drum with third-degree assault - intent to cause physical injury at 2:15a.m. Feb. 23 following an investigation into an incident at a Market Street establishment. Police said they had received a complaint that a male had been struck in the head at a downtown establishment but when they arrived at the establishmentthe suspect had fled the scene. Piggee was located on Maple Street, where he was taken into custody, police said. He was processed and released to a third party pending a March court appearance in Potsdam Village Court.
CELL PHONE - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed Tia M. Burks, 30, of Potsdam for use of a portable electronic device at 12:14 p.m. Thursday following a traffic stop on Market Street.
SPEEDING - POTSDAM - Village police ticketed William S. Yette, 18, of Potsdam for speed in zone (50/30) at 11:59 p.m. Thursday following a traffic stop on Outer Maple Street.
The Police Blotter
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014
0026Patrols responded to Clarkson campus for a minor property damage motor vehicle accident.
0108Potsdam Rescue dispatched to SUNY Potsdam for a sick call.
1214 Traffic stop on Market Street. Ticket issued.
1246Potsdam Rescue dispatched mutual aid to Canton.
1501Patrol responded to assist a female whose vehicle was stuck in the car wash on Market Street.Completed without further incident.
1621A patrol responded to a hit and run accident in the Price Chopper lot.
1825Potsdam Fire dispatched to AA Kingston Middle School for a fire call.Patrol also responded.
1836Patrol responded to Mayfield Apartments for a lift assist. No injury.
2049Potsdam Rescue dispatched to a call in Norwood.
2120Patrols responded to an alarm on Debra Drive.
2146Patrol completed a traffic stop on Park Street. A verbal warning was issued.
2150Patrol completed a traffic stop on Clinton Street.A verbal warning was issued.
2159 Traffic stop on Outer Maple Street. Ticket issued.
2219Patrol completed a traffic stop on Clarkson campusA verbal warning was issued.
2244Patrol completed a traffic stop on Maple Street.A verbal warning was issued.
2247Patrol completed a traffic stop on Pine Street.A verbal warning was issued.