---- — LAKE PLACID — A Lake Placid man was arrested on narcotics charges Thursday.
James W. Watson, 28, was arrested at about 2:50 p.m. He was charged with two counts each of third-degree criminal sale of controlled substance and third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, all felonies, according to a Lake Placid police media report.
The Lake Placid Police Department reported that Watson was processed and sent to Essex County Jail until his arraignment in County Court.
— By Ben Rowe, Chris Fasolino and Amy Heggen