Sackets Harbor man accused of causing bruising on 4-year-old girl

CHAUMONT, NY —   Andrew M. Hodge, 41, of 14237 Military Road, Sackets Harbor, was charged by Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies on Saturday, Nov. 30, at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment.

He is accused of causing bruising to a 4-year-old child when he slapped the her on the butt at about 7 p.m. Nov. 27 at 27411 Mill St. in Chaumont, deputies said.

He is summoned to appear Dec. 9 in Lyme Town Court.