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November 15, 2013

Police Log: Nov. 15, 2013

FELONY ARRESTS

TUPPER LAKE — A Waddington, N.Y., man was charged Wednesday with possession of a controlled substance after he was found with heroin following a traffic stop, police said.

At 10:46 p.m., Tupper Lake Police officers stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Mill Street and Lake Street in the Village of Tupper Lake after the car didn’t stop at a stop sign and failed to signal, according to the Tupper Lake Police Department.

Christopher Roberts, 36, was found with 21 bags of heroin, 17 needles and some marijuana, police said.

The heroin has a street value of about $2,000, police said.

He was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a felony, and possession of a hypodermic instrument, a misdemeanor.

Roberts was arraigned that night in Tupper Lake Village Court and was taken to the Franklin County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash or $20,000 bond.

PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man was charged Wednesday with grand larceny and criminal possession of stolen property.

Plattsburgh City Police said Brendan Moore, 27, of Plattsburgh allegedly stole a 2012 Dodge Caravan that was in a driveway on Palmer Street in the City of Plattsburgh.

The car was running at the time, police said.

Moore was arrested at about 12:50 p.m. on Broad Street a short time after the vehicle was reported stolen, police said.

The car contained a woman’s purse containing her credit cards and other personal documents, police said.

Moore was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, both felonies.

He was arraigned in Plattsburgh City Court on Wednesday, police said, and he was taken to the Clinton County Jail in lieu of $2,000 cash or $4,000 bond.

PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh man was charged with burglary and petit larceny.

On Nov. 5, Plattsburgh City Police saw a man they knew to have allegedly burglarized a city residence in October riding in a vehicle and stopped the driver, Plattsburgh City Police said.

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