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Apartment tenants evacuated after meth lab explodes, starts fire; 2 charged

ONEIDA, NY - A meth lab in an apartment in the city of Oneida exploded Monday, resulting in a small fire and forcing tenants to be evacuated from the apartment building at 168 Madison St, police said. The New York State Police Contaminated Crime Scene Emergency Response Team (CCSERT) responded to th

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 16:32:25

Pair hit with meth charges after explosion in Oneida

CITY OF ONEIDA - Multiple people were evacuated after a meth lab explosion on Madison Street in Oneida on Monday. Two residents have been taken into custody for cooking methamphetamine, according to law enforcement officials. Police said they responded to a reported explosion at 168 Madison St. on M

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 19:54:00

Utica Police looking to identify man allegedly involved in medication robbery

UTICA. N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The Utica Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a man who was allegedly involved in robbery of medication from multiple pharmacies. Police say the man, pictured above, may have been involved in the theft of medication from Walmart in Utica on

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-01-17 03:38:37

Bullet found on bus at Oneida City middle school, superintendent says

WAMPSVILLE, N.Y. -- A bullet was found on a school bus this morning at the Otto Shortell Middle School, Oneida City School District Superintendent Mary-Margaret Zehr said in a statement on the district's website. The bullet was found by a staff member, Zehr said. "Administration was immediately noti

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-17 16:49:09

Woman hurt as car flips onto roof

WESTMORELAND - A Utica woman was hospitalized after her car flipped onto its roof on Route 5 early Monday morning. Sheriff's deputies said Mileena Tran, 20, was eastbound at about 2:15 a.m. when she lost control of her 2005 Toyota Camry. Deputies said the car went off the shoulder and hit a street s

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-17 00:00:00

Father, son hurt in accident

TOWN OF DEERFIELD - A father and son were both hospitalized after their car slid off a snow-covered Route 8 today. Sheriff's deputies said Tomas Fernandez II, 22, of Gloversville, was eastbound at 3:50 a.m. when he lost control of his 2014 Buick while making a right turn onto Route 28. Fernandez an

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-17 00:00:00

Man taken to hospital after Madison County house fire

CHITTENANGO, N.Y. -- A Chittenango man was taken to the hospital after his house became engulfed in flames, said Chittenango Fire Department chief John Morgan. When Morgan arrived at 111 Richmond Circle, he found the man on the front lawn of his house. Morgan didn't know the extent of the man's inj

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-17 04:40:39

Utica police seek man suspect of stealing from pharmacy

UTICA - The Utica Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a robbery suspect. Police say the man picture in the surveillance video below allegedly stole medication from Walmart in north Utica on Jan. 11. Police say a similar incident also occurred at the Rite Aid pharmacy in

WKTV - 2018-01-16 18:12:00

Batavia man charged with making terroristic threat

A Batavia man was charged Tuesday with making a terroristic threat towards an employee of the Genesee County Sheriff's officer. Joseph T. Misiak Jr., 62, of Pratt Road is accused of leaving a threatening voicemail to a supervisor who works for the sheriff's office, according to an arrest report file

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-17 12:04:07

Family, friends mourn teen killed in head-on crash in Elma

Tony Morganti had just picked up his girlfriend, Rachel LoFaso, 16, at her house in Elma. It was Sunday - right in the middle of a three-day weekend - and they were on their way for a late breakfast. "It was a sunny, beautiful day," said Rachel's father, Fred LoFaso. State police don't yet know exac

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-16 17:24:30

Snow and ice coat South, closing freeways, runways, schools

ATLANTA (AP) - Winter weather turned travel treacherous across the South, shutting down interstates in Louisiana, causing highway crashes in Kentucky and closing airport runways in Texas as snow turned the red clay white and prompted schools to close across the region. Snow was falling Tuesday after

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 21:38:08

'Somebody was holding her': Elma crash victim's dad thanks man who held dying teen

It is the one thing that has brought any peace to Fred LoFaso since his 16-year-old daughter, Rachel, was killed in a two-car crash: A man driving by the accident scene pulled over and held the dying girl until paramedics arrived. "The only thing that comforts me is knowing somebody was holding her,

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-17 16:43:32

NY state task force: Cutting plastic bag use could mean fees, stricter laws, ban

Syracuse, N.Y. -- A state task force has issued eight possible solutions to the problems caused by the 23 billion plastic bags used in each in New York state. After 10 months of study, the state's Plastic Bag Task Force has offered a range of recommendations, including stronger enforcement of curren

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:31:49

Cuomo softens stand on recreational pot, wants to study legalizing drug

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has adamantly opposed recreational marijuana in the past, now wants to consider legalizing it in New York. Cuomo said in his budget address Tuesday the state health department and other state agencies will study the potential health and economic impacts of le

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-17 14:12:00

Consider national defense in I-81 decision (Your letters)

It's amazing how history is never looked at to determine the best course of action with the Interstate 81 project causing such a divide in our community. I would encourage all readers to understand why the interstate system is in place in the first place. The interstate highway system derived from

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-17 13:32:14

Alden father charged with injuring 4-month-old son

State police have arrested an Alden father after his 4-month-old son suffered injuries consistent with shaken baby syndrome. Joseph T. Jurek, 28, was arrested Tuesday and charged with first-degree assault, reckless assault of a child, child endangerment and third-degree marijuana possession, the Sta

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-17 15:29:26

13 Victims Rescued In Perris Were Tortured For 'Prolonged Period'

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA -- The 13 Riverside County siblings who were rescued this weekend, some found bound and padlocked, are in stable condition after being abused for a "prolonged period of time," officials said at a Tuesday press conference. At least three of the children were found chained to furn

PATCH - 2018-01-16 15:55:31

DuPage County Warrant Of The Week

The DuPage County Sheriff's Office keeps a list of the most wanted in DuPage County. The Fugitive Apprehension Division asks for help locating fugitives from justice. You should not take action yourself, but call 630-407-2400. All charges are accusations; the defendant is presumed innocent. DUPAGE C

PATCH - 2018-01-16 20:49:29

No License, DUIs: Elmhurst Police Reports

The following items were taken from the Elmhurst police blotter throughout the past week. Arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty. No Valid Driver's LicenseSantos Lopez, 38, of Northlake, was arrested at 1:43 p.m. Jan. 12 at Grand and Industrial for no valid driver's license, operating a

PATCH - 2018-01-16 18:52:08

Estranged husband charged with fatal shooting at mall

Honorio Perez, 49, has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of his estranged wife, 42-year-old Maria Ruiz, on Jan. 13 in the parking lot of the North Riverside Park Mall. In addition, Perez faces a felony charge of aggravated battery with a firearm for wounding Ruiz's 14-year-

RIVERSIDE BROOKFIELD LANDMARK - 2018-01-16 01:50:00