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74 Trinity Avenue
Gouverneur, NY, 13642
United States

Local News

Gouverneur Police Blotter

Dan McClelland

Gouverneur Police Blotter

Jennifer A. Clark, 67, Gouverneur, was charged on Friday, August 4 at 6:10 p.m. on N. Gordon St. with operating a motor vehicle while using an electronic device and improper/no signal. Subject was issued traffic summonses returnable to the Gouverneur Town Court.
A 41-year-old Gouverneur man was arrested on Friday, August 4 at 9:35 p.m. following a police investigation. Subject was transported to Claxton Hepburn Medical Center for a mental health evaluation.
Billy J. Miller, 39, Gouverneur, was arrested on Saturday, August 5 at 7:38 p.m. on W. Main Street and charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated BAC .18% or more, failure to keep right and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle following a traffic stop.  Defendant was further charged with criminal obstruction of breathing resulting from a domestic violence incident that was reported approximately an hour and a half prior to the stop.  He is alleged to have placed his hands on the throat of the victim with intent to impede the victim’s breathing or blood circulation. Defendant was arraigned at the Gouverneur Town Court before Justice Stan Young and released on own recognizance.
William G. Hayden, 55, Gouverneur, was arrested on Saturday, August 5 at 8:51p.m. on Sleepy Hollow Rd. and charged with menacing 2nd following a report that Hayden was on his apartment balcony pointing a shotgun at others.  Investigation determined that Hayden did intentionally place another in reasonable fear of physical injury, serious physical injury or death by displaying and a loaded Mossberg .410 shotgun following an argument with a neighbor and a person within his apartment. Defendant was arraigned at Gouverneur Town Court before Justice Stan Young and ordered held at the SLCCF in lieu of $2,500 bail. Investigation is continuing.
Zachary A. Richardson, 28, Gouverneur, was arrested on Tuesday, August 8 at 1:04 p.m. in the City of Ogdensburg and charged with aggravated family offense, criminal mischief fourth, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal contempt second (2 counts) following investigation of a July 26th, 2017 domestic incident on Trinity Avenue.  Richardson was arraigned at the Gouverneur Town Court before Justice Travis Dann and ordered held in lieu of $5,000 bail/ $10,000 bond.
Patrick M. Burns Jr., 20, Gouverneur, was arrested on Tuesday, August 8 at 11:11 p.m. at 230 E. Main St. and charged with disorderly conduct following a report of an intoxicated man yelling and causing a disturbance.  Upon police arrival and instruction to cease conduct Burns continued to yell obscene and vulgar statements causing public inconvenience and annoyance. Defendant was arraigned at Gouverneur Town Court before Justice Travis Dann and ordered held at the SLCCF in lieu of $250.00 Bail.