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Police to close Route 63 in Geneseo in search for David Clyde Morgan

Morgan, a wanted felon who has been the subject of a massive manhunt since mid-July. On July 18, he was at the center of a tense exchange with Geneseo Police Officer Dylan DiPasquale.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-09-18 22:22:00

Manipulation, Fraud and Abuse: New York Attorney General Issues Stern Warning Against Cryptocurrency Exchanges

In a lengthyreporton the “Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative,” New York’s Attorney General argues that online cryptocurrency exchanges are vulnerable to manipulation, fraud and other types of abuse. Consumers of these platforms therefore “face significant risks” from hackers and the exchange oper

HACKED - 2018-09-19 14:01:49

Rochester man gets check after winning $3M jackpot

David Grinnell received his check Tuesday afternoon after a $3,000,000 Money Clip ticket he bought at the Fastrac on West Ridge Road near Dewey Avenue turned out to be a winner.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-09-18 18:08:39

Former animal control officer in Oswego County arrested for animal cruelty

A former animal control officer from Granby, in Oswego County, has been arrested on animal cruelty charges.

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-09-18 16:14:58

Father charged with murder in beating death of 9-month-old daughter

Charlie Miller, 24, is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree manslaughter, and aggravated criminal contempt in the January death of Arabella Richmond. She died on Jan. 3 due to blunt force trauma to the head, the Monroe County Medical Examiner Office ruled.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-09-18 22:36:00

Waterloo murder trial pushed back

WATERLOO — The man accused of ambushing and killing two people earlier this summer has a new attorney.As a result, Emerson “John” Tohafjian’s trial, which had been scheduled for October, will be delayed until later in the year.During an appearance in Seneca County Court Monday, Rochester attorney Fr

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-09-18 17:00:00

Man in guarded condition after being struck by two cars in Dansville

DANSVILLE, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - A man is in guarded condition after he was struck by two vehicles on Main Street in Dansville, according to Dansville Police.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-09-18 12:28:35

2 Mount Pleasant Arrests In New York State Police Weekend Sweep

On Sept. 16, State Police from SP Cortlandt arrested Kyron K. Nicome, 38, of Jersey City, NJ, for DWI. He was traveling on the Sprain Brook Parkway in the town of Mount Pleasant when he was stopped for a vehicle and traffic law violation. Investigation revealed that he was impaired by alcohol, polic

PATCH - 2018-09-19 18:26:25

Police searching for armed robbery suspects

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ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-09-18 10:06:23

Man found sleeping in car outside Auburn Dunkin Donuts sentenced to prison time

Henry wasarrestedby the Auburn Police Department for possessing the drugs and charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a felony. He posted bail the day after his arrest, but wastaken into custodythe same day by New York State Police after troopersfound him in Weedspor

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-09-18 16:45:00

New York’s AG investigates Binance, other crypto exchanges - CoinGeek

According to the AG’s ‘Virtual markets integrity initiative’ report, crypto companies including Binance, Kraken and Gate.io have been referred to the state’s Department of Financial Services, after claiming to not be operating in the state as reason for declining participation in the survey sent out

COINGEEK.COM - 2018-09-19 07:16:34

Man dies after Wolcott crash

Deputies say Donald Odell was headed west on Chapman Corners Road near Wall Street Road Friday afternoon when, for reason investigators haven't been able to determine, the vehicle suddenly shot across the road, into grass and then a ditch, causing it to roll over multiple times.


Cold Case Tuesday: State Police, Ulster Police continue to investigate 2008 murder of an Ulster County man

On Friday, July 25, 2008, at 2:45 p.m. the Ulster Police Department responded to a vehicle fire in a wooded area just off of NY State Route 32 in East Kingston. Kleiman’s vehicle, a 2004 Nissan Frontier Pick Up Truck, color grey, bearing NY registration CGE5199, was found burned with his remains wit


Police investigate 3 robberies, all occurred around midnight

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Rochester Police are investigating three robberies that happened within the same hour.Just before midnight officers responded to South Avenue and Highland Avenue where they found a 21-year-old Rochester man had been robbed.Police say just after midnight a second robbery occu

13 WHAM - 2018-09-18 06:16:23

Rochester man wins $3M jackpot off scratch-off ticket

The man, who hasn't been identified yet, will get his check on Tuesday, the state lottery says.


Firefighter hurt after battling garage fire in Ithaca

ITHACA, N.Y. —One firefighter suffered injuries after battling a fire.According to the Ithaca Fire Department, firefighters responded to the 1100 block of Danby Road around 10 p.m. Monday night.Officials say a woman called Tompkins County Dispatchers stating that she could smell smoke and thought he

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-09-18 07:23:17

Firefighters respond to garage fire on Danby Road

Ithaca Firefighters have responded to the 1100 block of Danby Road on Monday night following a call to Tompkins County 911 from a woman, just after 10 pm. The woman stated she could smell smoke and thought her garage was on fire. Firefighters from the South Hill station arrived on the scene to find

ITHACA.COM - 2018-09-18 13:41:00

You Know You Are From New York If... - Society19

Every New Yorker has specific traits, that identify that their from New York. Not all New York natives are from Manhattan, some are from New York State. People instantly think I’m from NYC, when I tell them that I’m from New York. I usually let them think that because majority of people know nothing


Police: Auburn man drove with BAC triple legal limit

An Auburn man with a previous conviction for driving while intoxicated was arrested for the same crime Sunday, according to the Auburn Police Department.At around 8:30 p.m. Sunday, officers pulled over a vehicle driven by Brian J. Fitzsimmons on Genesee Street after they observed the vehicle swervin


Possible HAB reported on Geneva lakefront

If contact occurs, rinse off with clean water; if symptoms occur, people should contact a doctor or veterinarian, the city said.