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Utica man accused of killing girlfriend's baby appears in court

Jason Nieves, 22, is charged with second-degree murder. In Oneida County Court on Monday, Nieves was expected to accept or reject a plea offer, but the proceedings were adjourned until April 2. Oneida County District Attorney Scott McNamara is waiting for a complete and thorough autopsy. On Jan

WKTV - 2018-03-19 23:47:00

Traffic stop leads to discovery of Fentanyl, charges for 2 Utica people

Around 9:15 p.m. Saturday, troopers stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Bethlehem for a vehicle and traffic violation. Police say while interviewing the driver, 27-year-old Davon Sanders of Utica, and his passenger, 20-year-old Shawntelle Spratt of Utica, there was probable cause for troopers

WKTV - 2018-03-19 16:51:00

Rome Police Warning Residents Of New 'Snail Mail' Scam

The Rome Police Department is making the public aware of a new scam that comes via 'Snail Mail.' According to Rome PD, it's called the "Final Expense Insurance" scam. This particular scam involves multiple post cards being mailed out to neighborhoods populated by the elderly. The card informs the re

WIBX950.COM - 2018-03-19 16:42:58

Police to announce major Schuylerville drug arrests today

The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office has scheduled a press conference for Monday morning to announce "major" drug arrests in the Schuylerville area in recent days. A half-dozen arrests occurred as investigators from a number of law enforcement agencies dismantled a drug network that had a link to a

POST-STAR - 2018-03-19 09:35:00

Public Eye: Illegal parking in Utica

A reader recently wrote into the Observer-Dispatch about illegally parked cars at the intersection of Emerson Avenue and Genesee Street, right outside of Cafe Domenico. The reader said when the intersection is clogged with parked cars, turning to and from the narrowed avenue becomes difficult. "The

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-03-18 16:30:00

2 Utica residents arrested after Fentanyl, marijuana found in car

Two Utica residents were arrested in the Albany area Saturday after police allegedly found fentanyl and other drugs in their vehicle during a traffic stop. BETHLEHEM - Two Utica residents were arrested in the Albany area Saturday after police allegedly found fentanyl and other drugs in their vehicle

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-03-19 16:01:44

Middleville Garage Fire Destroys Home

"We got a call for a garage fire that extended to the house with possible explosions," said Asst. Chief Chris Conover, of the Middleville Fire Department. "I was the first on scene officer; we had a fully involved garage fire that went to the ground." According to fire officials, the garage burnt

WKTV - 2018-03-19 01:25:00

Police: Six arrested in Saratoga County drug case

Six people were arrested in recent days as local, state and federal investigators dismantled a cocaine and marijuana distribution network that operated from several properties on Route 32 in the town of Saratoga and had connections to the New York City area. In all, authorities seized 2.5 kilograms

POST-STAR - 2018-03-19 14:45:00

Utica man charged with attempted murder in early morning stabbing

A Utica man is facing attempted murder charges in connection with a stabbing that left a man in critical condition. Just after 6 a.m. Friday, the Utica Police Department responded to the 700 block of John Street for reports of a stabbing. When officers arrived on scene, they found two men-- one wi


Utica police: 2 injured in stabbing on John Street

UTICA - Two male victims were injured early Friday following a stabbing on John Street, according to the Utica Police Department. At about 6:08 a.m., police responded to the second floor at 705 John St. to a stabbing call, officials said. Upon arrival, officers said they found two male victims, one


Utica Stabbing Victim In Critical Condition At Local Hospital

The Utica Police Department is investigating an early morning stabbing that occurred on John Street. According to UPD Lt. Bryan Coromato, officers responded to the second floor apartment of a residence on John Street just after 6 a.m. on Friday morning. Upon arrival, police located two male victims.


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


11-year-old Westmoreland student charged after 'concerning' note is found

On March 7, sheriff's deputies were called to the Westmoreland Middle School "after a tattered note was found in a restroom with a concerning message on it." State police and Utica police also helped deputies sweep the building, and Sheriff Rob Maciol said that no students were in danger at any tim


Injuries reported in North Utica crash

UTICA - Injuries were reported in a motor vehicle accident Thursday night in North Utica. It happened around 8:30 p.m. near where Route 12 North and Horatio Street meet near Applebee's. No further information was immediately available. UTICA - Injuries were reported in a motor vehicle accident Thurs


Trial of Rome murder suspect Robert Coffin to begin Monday

Robert Coffin is charged with second-degree murder and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. He's accused of shooting 25-year-old Thomas Shepherd to death outside of Sammy G's bar in Rome on Aug. 19, 2017. He was later found in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sept. 1. Coffin was in court Friday for