Man accused of throwing diaper bag into Public Square fountain during domestic incident, police say

WATERTOWN, NY — Devinmichael Edward-Robert Merritt, 24, of 661 Factory St., Apt. 21, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 11:15 p.m. Monday, July 15, at 109 Public Square with fourth-degree criminal mischief.

Mr. Merritt is accused of intentionally damaging diapers belong to Makayla Hatch, 22, Watertown, valued at $1.15 by throwing a bag containing the diapers into the Public Square fountain during a domestic incident at about 10:40 p.m. Monday, according to court documents.

He was being held pending arraignment Tuesday morning in City Court.