Potsdam man jailed after selling drugs to informant, police say
Monday, February 19, 2018 - 6:21 am

POTSDAM — A Potsdam man was jailed Saturday night on drug charges after selling to a police informant, according to Potsdam police.

Lamar S. Wiggins, 31, was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance at 11 p.m. on SH 11B, police said.

He was taken into custody by Potsdam Police Department Drug Task Force Investigators at 11 p.m. following the execution of a search warrant, officers said.

Wiggins was allegedly distributing narcotics in the area.

He was arraigned in Potsdam court and remanded to St. Lawrence County Jail without bail, police said.

The investigation is ongoing and more charges are pending, officers said.

Also assisting during the investigation were Massena police, Ogdensburg police, Norfolk police, Homeland Security and St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies.