Watertown man charged with criminal mischief

WATERTOWN, NY —  Richard L. Pierce, 59, of 608 Water St., Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 12:27 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at his residence with fourth-degree criminal mischief.

He is accused of damaging a glass mug valued at $2 by striking the mug against a wooden kitchen table causing the mug to shatter into pieces at about 12:16 p.m. Saturday at 608 Water St., police said.

He is summoned to appear Oct. 10 in City Court.