Potsdam man charged with stalking in Pierrepont
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 8:08 am

PIERREPONT — A Potsdam man was charged with stalking following a harassment complaint on Dec. 4, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies.

Michael L. Welch, 58, was charged with fourth-degree harassment, deputies say.

Welch was warned by sheriff’s deputies to cease contact with the complaint in which Welch failed to do so.

He was arraigned in the Pierrepont court and released, officers said.

An order to protection was issued in favor of the complainant, officers.

Welch was released to appear in court at a later date.