Ontario County man charged with harassing Lake Placid woman

Robin Humphrey —  Wednesday, December 12, 2012

An Ontario County man is facing charges for allegedly stalking and harassing a woman from the Lake Placid area.

State police said David Drake, II, 37, sent disturbing letters, photos and graphic cartoons to the woman.

Drake now lives in Stanley, but is a former resident of Saranac Lake. The alleged victim said she only saw Drake one in a restaurant where she worked.

Drake is charged with obscenity, stalking and aggravated harassment.