PLATTSBURGH — State Police are still searching for a hiker that went missing last week.
Scott Haworth, 46, of Chicopee, Mass., was last seen Sept. 5 at the Valley Grocer in the Town of Keene, State Police said in a news release.
On Thursday, members from State Police Special Operations Response Team and Canine Team joined Department of Conservation forest rangers to search the Round Pond/Dix Mountain area in Long Lake for Haworth, police said.
Haworth is 6 feet tall and weighs 165 pounds, police said.
Anyone with information on Haworth’s whereabouts is asked to call State Police in Ray Brook at 897-2000.
TICONDEROGA — A Ticonderoga man and woman were charged Wednesday following an assault investigation.
Caleb Fleming, 21, allegedly hit Antone Teriele, 20, in the back of the head with a set of brass knuckles at a Champlain Avenue residence in Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga Police said.
When officers arrived, Karissa Cook, 26, who lives in the residence, lied to police, telling them Fleming was not there, police said.
Teriele did not require medical attention, police said.
Fleming was found to be in possession of Adderall pills that were not prescribed to him, police said.
He was charged with first-degree assault, a felony; fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor; and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor.
Cook was charged with second-degree obstructing government administration, a misdemeanor.
Fleming was arraigned and sent to Essex County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond.
CHAMPLAIN — A Chateaugay woman was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and drunken driving Tuesday.
Shortly before 9:35 p.m. on Route 276 in the Town of Champlain, State Police pulled over a vehicle driven by Sarah L. Prue, 32, according to a State Police blotter entry.
She was arrested less than 20 minutes later and charged with first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, a felony; second-degree criminal impersonation, a misdemeanor; operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 or more, a felony; and a felony DWI because she had a prior DWI conviction, according to State Police.
Prue posted $2,500 cash bail and was released pending further court action, according to the entry.
TICONDEROGA — A Ticonderoga man was charged with criminal possession of a firearm Sept. 7.
William J. Ferrell, 48, allegedly was in possession of a 357-caliber Colt army revolver without a handgun permit, Ticonderoga Police said.
He was charged with criminal possession of a firearm, a felony.
He was released on a court appearance ticket.
TICONDEROGA — A Ticonderoga man was charged with criminal contempt Sept. 6.
Mark Michalak, 31, was charged with first-degree criminal contempt, a felony, after he allegedly violated the terms of a court-issued order of protection when he engaged in a domestic dispute at a residence on Lake George Avenue in Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga Police said.
Michalak was released on an appearance ticket, police said.
BOMBAY — Two Brushton men were charged with burglary Aug. 31.
The incident was initially reported to police earlier that day, according to a State Police blotter entry.
Peter D. Sokolowski, 43, and Barry K. Hill, 23, were both arrested at 6 p.m. on Cold Springs Road and were charged with third-degree burglary, a felony, according to the blotter entry.
No further information was available Thursday.
CHAZY — A juvenile and a Saranac man were charged following an incident that was reported to police on July 9, according to a State Police blotter entry.
On Sept. 2, Charles R. Allen, 20, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a felony; petit larceny, a misdemeanor; and acting in a manner to injure a child, a misdemeanor, according to the blotter entry.
A 15-year-old female who resides in Chazy was charged July 11 with fourth-degree grand larceny in connection with the alleged crime, according to the blotter entry.
The case is closed to the media and no further details were available.
SANTA CLARA — A New York woman was injured in a motorcycle accident Wednesday.
Shortly before 4:52 p.m., Gregory Hargrave, 52, of Madrid, N.Y., was driving a motorcycle around a sharp curve in the roadway on Route 30 in the Town of Santa Clara near Fish Creek Pond Campground when he lost control of the vehicle and it went off the road, Tupper Lake-based State Police said.
Hargrave’s passenger, Linda Hargrave, 54, of Madrid, N.Y., was taken to Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake with minor injuries, police said.
No tickets were issued.
NORTH ELBA — A bicyclist was injured in an accident Tuesday.
Allan E. Wilson, 56, of Saranac Lake was riding a bicycle on Route 86 between the Ray Brook State Police barracks and the Saranac Lake Golf Club, Ray Brook-based State Police said.
Wilson fell off the bike and struck the guide rails at the edge of the road, police said.
He sustained facial trauma, swelling and numerous cuts to his arms and legs and was taken to Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake, police said.
Wilson was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident, police said.
No tickets were issued.
NORTH ELBA — A Lake Placid man was injured and charged following a July 21 car accident.
Shortly before 2:45 a.m., Nicholas C. LaValley, 21, was driving a 1995 Jeep Wrangler northbound on Avery Lane in the Town of North Elba when he lost control while rounding a curve, Ray Brook-based State Police said.
The SUV left the road via the east shoulder and struck several small trees, police said.
LaValley was able to exit the vehicle and meet rescue personnel at the roadside, police said.
He was arrested at 4 a.m. that morning at the Ray Brook State Police barracks, according to a State Police blotter entry.
He was charged with three misdemeanors: driving while intoxicated; operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 or more; and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
LaValley was cited for operating a motor vehicle without an inspection certificate and failure to keep right.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg