Press-Republican

June 13, 2013

Police Log: June 13, 2013


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FELONY ARRESTS

CHAMPLAIN — Two Altona residents were arrested Tuesday after an incident where a BB gun was allegedly fired at two people riding an ATV.

New York State Police have been investigating the alleged crime since it was reported June 2.

It is a result of an ongoing dispute, police said.

Ryan M. Phaneuf, 18, and Nicole K. Bordeau, 19, were riding together on a four-wheeler when one or both of them fired a BB gun at a four-wheeler with two passengers riding on it, according to Plattsburgh-based State Police.

The two victims did not require medical attention, police said.

Phaneuf was arrested at 87 Duley Road Tuesday morning, according to a State Police blotter entry.

He was charged with two counts of assault with intent to cause physical injury with a weapon, a felony; two counts of first-degree reckless endangerment, a felony; second-degree menacing, a misdemeanor; fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor; reckless driving, a misdemeanor; and operating a motor vehicle without a license, an infraction.

Bordeau was arrested with him and charged with second-degree obstruction of governmental administration, a misdemeanor.

Phaneuf and Bordeau were arraigned in Altona Town Court.

No further information was available Wednesday.

LAKE PLACID — A Lake Placid man was charged with attempted burglary June 5.

While on patrol, Lake Placid Police saw Brock A. Helper, 22, trying to enter a local business unlawfully, according to a news release from the Lake Placid Police Department. Subsequent investigation revealed that Helper had stolen a key to the building and had intended to tamper with the owner’s property once inside the business, police said.

Helper was arrested at 3:07 a.m. and charged with third-degree attempted burglary, a felony; petit larceny, a misdemeanor; and third-degree attempted criminal tampering, a misdemeanor.

Helper was arraigned and sent to Essex County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg