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Sheriff: Body found in Mt. Morris could be wanted man

MT. MORRIS, NY (WROC) -- Deputies say they have recovered a body in Mt. Morris that could be fugitive David Clyde Morgan, the suspect who was the subject of a manhunt in Geneseo last summer.


Avon PD Activity Report For April 8th Through 14th

Avon Police Chief Joe Geer has released the activity report for the Avon PD for the period April 8th through 14th. Responded to High Street for the welfare check. Responded to Georgian Drive for the vehicle repossession.


Geneseo DMV’s Computers Have Been Down

According to the Livingston County Clerk, Mary Strickland, the Geneseo DMV’s computers were down today due to a lightning strike yesterday. They are attempting to have the computers back online after 12:00noon on Monday, April 22, 2019. If you are considering going to the DMV on Monday, Ms. Strickla


Police investigating badly decomposed body found on Mill Street in Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS — The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office and Mount Morris Police Department are conducting an investigation after a body was found Friday on Mill Street in the village.


SUNY Oswego Inducts 3 Livingston County Residents Into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

The following local residents were recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society.


Rochester man admits to stealing 87 firearms from Spencerport gun shop

SPENCERPORT, N.Y. (WHEC) -- A 35-year-old Rochester man pleaded guilty Friday after prosecutors say he helped steal over 80 firearms from a Spencerport gun shop. Marcos Guzman pleaded guilty to theft of firearms from a federal firearms licensee and possession of firearms by a convicted felon.


New Bacon Store Hits Upstate New York

Bacon, bacon, bacon. It's truly the ingredients of happiness. In New York, a whole new store is dedicated to bacon. According to the Times Union, For the Love of Bacon is set to open in Rotterdam. This store is a short drive from CNY, within a hour or so. It will be affiliated with local Mariaville


Geneseo Over Avon in Varsity Baseball

Jake Hamilton 7ip, 3 hits, 7 k and runs by Owen Lyons, Russell Brownell, Liam Miskell and Noah Reilly led Geneseo to stave off a late run by Avon for the win 4 to 3. “This was a great game. Both pitchers pitched well and kept batters off balance. Playing at 9:30 at night isn’t exactly the best case


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Livingston County Under Tornado Watch

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch* for Livingston, Allegany, Wyoming, Cattaraugus and Chautauqua Counties until 3am. Tonight there is a chance of showers early, then rain and thunderstorms through the early overnight. Some patchy fog through the early overnight. Some thundersto


Teen arrested after large fight at David and Busters in Henrietta

HENRIETTA, NY (WROC) -- A 17-year-old is facing charges after the sheriff's office says he pushed a deputy who was called for a large fight in Henrietta. Deputies responded Thursday evening to Dave and Buster's at Marketplace Mall in Henrietta for the fight.


Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats spreads to N.J., N.Y., Pa. Fatal case reported in Michigan.

An outbreak of listeria linked to sliced deli meats has spread to four states including New Jersey, and one person has died from the infection in Michigan, according to the Centers for Disease Control.


H.S. BASEBALL: Dutra, Davin lead Livonia to walk-off victory over Elmwood (OH).

MYRTLE BEACH, SC — Livonia baseball knows a few things about walk-offs. Unbeaten Livonia baseball faced two daunting tasks Friday afternoon at the Cal Ripken Experience Sports Complex in Myrtle Beach.


Police: 6-year-old child, 31-year-old man hit by car in Thursday's wreck at Rochester Costco

Rochester police say a six-year-old child and a 31-year-old man were injured when they were hit by a vehicle in the Costco parking lot on Thursday. Officers tell News 8 the child was treated and released after the crash Thursday, but the man remains in the hospital and is listed in guarded condition


New York state tax revenues plummet by $3.7 billion

New York state tax revenues fell by $3.7 billion, or 4.7 percent, last year — the largest collapse since the 9/11 attacks — but officials downplayed the significance. Trying to find a bright side, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said things could have been worse since a surge in collections last m


Large police investigation underway in Mt. Morris

MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. (WHEC) -- There is a large police investigation underway in Mt. Morris Friday. According to a tweet sent out by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, the investigation is being conducted on Mill Street in the village.


Bat McGrath has another Rochester appearance scheduled

McGrath will be back in town to perform at the Lovin’ Cup in Henrietta. McGrath says he was told by a doctor last December he’d have only months to live. McGrath, who now lives in Nashville, has decided not to undergo treatment for cancer.


Two injured in Stafford accident

STAFFORD — A man and woman were taken to United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia with non-life-threatening injuries after a two vehicle accident this afternoon on Main Road.


Irondequoit DMV to close temporarily

IRONDEQUOIT, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - Monroe County Clerk Adam Bello is announcing that the Irondequoit DMV office will be closed for renovation from Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26 as part of an ongoing effort to improve DMV facilities and operations.


TSA: Honeoye man brought loaded handgun to ROC Airport

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) -- TSA agents say they found a man brought a loaded handgun to the Greater Rochester International Airport on Tuesday. The man, who is from Honeoye Falls, was stopped at the checkpoint and questioned after the weapon was found in his carry-on bag. The gun, .45 caliber handgun, w