SARANAC LAKE — A Saranac Lake man faces a number of charges related to an alleged burglary.
Joseph D. Williams, 27, was arrested by Saranac Lake Police on a warrant at 10:15 p.m. Friday following an investigation that found he and another individual broke into a third person’s residence and removed property that did not belong to them, according to a news release from the department.
Williams, the release said, was also found to be in possession of a hypodermic instrument, for which he did not have a prescription.
He was charged with second-degree burglary; fourth-degree grand larceny; fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property; and fourth-degree conspiracy, all felonies.
In addition, Williams was charged with two misdemeanors, including criminal mischief and criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument.
After being arraigned, he was remanded to Franklin County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.
No further information was available Sunday.
— By Staff Writer Ashleigh Livingston