December 26, 2012

Police Log: Dec. 26, 2012 — Felony arrest


---- — LAKE PLACID — A Lake Placid man faces a felony charge and other counts after he was arrested Saturday.

Lake Placid Village Police arrested Lance C. Larose, 26, at 11:03 a.m. after they investigated a report that someone was menaced with a firearm at a local residence.

Police said Larose was arrested without incident. Their investigation found he is a convicted felon and thus not able to legally possess a firearm.

Larose was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a felony. His was also charged with two counts of fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and a charge of second-degree menacing, misdemeanors.

He was arraigned in Lake Placid Village Court and sent to Essex County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash/$10,000 bond.

Larose is due back in Village Court at a later date.

— By Staff Writer Dan Heath