SARANAC — A husband and wife from Saranac were both charged with criminal mischief Dec. 6.

James M. Bessey, 46, threw a remote into the television in a bedroom of their Bucks Corners Road home, breaking the TV’s screen, State Police said.

Then his wife, Krystal A. Bessey, 49, then went into the living room and broke the screen on the television that was in that room, police said.

Mr. and Mrs. Bessey were each charged with third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, police said.

They were arraigned in Saranac Town Court.

Mrs. Bessey was sent to Clinton County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond.

No further information was available Friday.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Amy Heggen