Cocaine possession charge for Cortland man
Name: Shane K. Granger, 40, of Cortland
Charges: Criminal possession of a controlled substance (third-degree felony)
Summary: Officers responded to a residence on Washington Street for an investigation during which Granger had 13.5 grams of cocaine in his possession, according to Lt. Richard Troyer with the Cortland Police Department.
Name: Artist Quiller, 47, of Cortland
Charges: Criminal obstruction of breathing (misdemeanor); endangering the welfare of a child (misdemeanor); second-degree harassment (violation)
Summary: While at a residence on Clayton Avenue, Quiller choked a 31-year-old female while in the presence of a four-year-old and 14-year-old girl, police said.
Underage drinking ticket, resisting arrest
Name: Casey N. Garrison, 18, of Stony Point, N.Y.
Charges: False personation (misdemeanor); resisting arrest (misdemeanor); unlawful possession of alcohol (violation)
Summary: While on Clayton Avenue, Garrison possessed alcohol while being under 21 years old, gave a false name, and resisted arrest, police said.
Cortland man threatened to kill woman, police say
Name: Clayton S. Lawson, 28, homeless
Charges: Second-degree assault (felony); two counts of criminal possession of a weapon (felony); aggravated family offense (felony); second-degree menacing (misdemeanor); reckless endangerment (misdemeanor); two counts of third-degree assault (misdemeanor)
Summary: On Sept. 8, 2018, while at a residence on Main Street, Lawson struck a 25-year-old woman in the leg with a USB chord and punched her in the arm. On Sept. 12, at about 5 a.m., Lawson threw a drinking glass at the same female, striking her in the head and causing a laceration and bruise. He also threatened to kill her, at which point she jumped out of a second floor window to get away, fracturing her right ankle, police said. Lawson was jailed on $5,000 cash bail.