NORTH ELBA — A Lake Placid youth was charged with criminal mischief March 14.
Ray Brook State Police declined to give the name of the 15-year-old young man.
He was arrested shortly before 5 p.m. March 14 at the Mountain Lake Academy in Lake Placid.
The teen was charged with third-degree assault, a misdemeanor, for striking a staff member at the academy and third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, for damaging a door valued at over $250, State Police said.
He was issued an appearance ticket to appear in Essex County Family Court at a later date.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Ben Rowe