Police: Child paid to punch someone
FORT PLAIN – An Amsterdam man was charged by village police with disorderly conduct and unlawful possession of marijuana Wednesday after he told a juvenile to punch a person in the head, police said.
Austin Kellogg, 19, of 164 Chatman Drive, Amsterdam, was charged by village police after he offered $5 to a juvenile to punch a person in the head, authorities said. Police said Kellogg had marijuana with him.
Kellogg was issued tickets and released.
A juvenile was detained for punching someone in the head. The unnamed juvenile was released to a parent.