ATV chase in Parishville ends in seven charges against Potsdam man
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - 11:25 am

PARISHVILLE -- State police say they had to chase down an ATV allegedly being driven recklessly on a county road Tuesday night.

Shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, state police stopped a four-wheeler allegedly driven recklessly on Cty. Rt. 47 in Parishville by Christopher N. Dihrberg, 19, of Potsdam.

Troopers gave him seven appearance tickets, charging him with reckless driving, third-degree fleeing an officer in a motor vehicle, unlawful possession of marijuana, speeding, failing to stop at a stop sign, and riding an unregistered and uninsured ATV.

Police say they are continuing their investigation.