SARANAC LAKE — A Saranac Lake teen faces two felony charges after she allegedly assaulted a man with a knife early Thursday.
Alissa R. Tucker, 19, of Saranac Lake was arrested following a report of a person with a knife wound at a local residence, according to a news release from Saranac Lake Police Department.
Police said an investigation revealed Tucker remained inside the apartment after being told numerous time to leave.
She then allegedly assaulted the apartment’s tenant by cutting him with a knife during a struggle, police said.
Tucker was to be in possession of a hypodermic instrument upon her arrest, police said.
She was charged with first-degree burglary, a felony; second-degree assault, a felony; fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor; and criminally possessing a hypodermic instrument, a misdemeanor.
Tucker was arraigned in Saranac Lake Village Court and sent to Clinton County Jail in lieu of $15,000 cash or $30,000 bond.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg