St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies arrest man as fugitive from justice in Gouverneur
Friday, February 7, 2014 - 11:52 am

GOUVERNEUR – St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies say they arrested a man early Friday as a fugitive from justice stemming from a violation of probation from a previous robbery charge.

Deputies said they detained James Farmer, 26, Brooklyn, at 112 Scotch Settlement Rd., after they discovered him to be a wanted by authorities in Pennsylvania.

Farmer was arraigned in Canton Town Court in front of Judge Curley and held without bail pending further court proceedings, officers said.