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Man ticketed in crash with injury
Man ticketed in crash with injuryA two-car crash left a section of state Highway 10 in Bloomville closed for hours in the afternoon Tuesday.Around 1:30 p.m., Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies, assisted by Bloomville Fire Department, Delhi Fire and EMS and Cooperstown Medical Transport responded to
Tearful Stamford father testifies in son’s murder trial
Comunale was the first witness called in the criminal trial of James Rackover, one of two men charged with the murder of 26-year-old Joey Comunale, a Westhill High School grad.
Herkimer County man accused of armed bank robbery
Gary J. Pett, 42, of Ilion, New York, was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery, a class B felony, according to a statement from state police.
Laurens man sentenced for killing parents in 2017
The Laurens manwho killed his parentsin their home a week before Christmas in 2017 will spend 25 years to life in prison.Kevin Perry, 24, was sentenced Friday in Otsego County Court for shooting and killing his parents, 59-year-old Timothy Perry and 52-year-old Solveig Perry, at their home in Lauren
Upstate NY Mom Demands Dog That Attached Her Son Be Put Down
An upstate New York mother wants thedogthat attacked her 3 year-old son to be put down.Amanda Davenport ofWatertownsays a pitbull 'brutally attacked' her son Zhander while he was playing outside, leaving him with possible permanent never damage. Zhander needed emergency surgery and over 80 stitches
Windham bank robbery suspect caught after multi-county chase
WINDHAM, N.Y. — The suspect in an armed robbery at the NBT Bank on state Route 296 in this Greene County town led authorities on an hourslong chase through several counties that ended with his arrest, state police said Friday.Police said the bank, at 49 Route 296 in Windham, was held up by a lone ma
Cause of death released for 20 victims in NY limo crash
State police say they’re still awaiting the results of toxicology tests, including for the driver, 53-year-old Scott Lisinicchia. Officials have said he wasn’t properly licensed to drive the vehicle, which state police said was “unserviceable” at the time of the crash.
Police: Woman abandons 2-year-old at stranger's front door
Montgomery County Sheriff's Office/Ring HOUSTON (NEWS10) - Police are looking for a woman they say abandoned a 2-year-old boy at a stranger's front door Wednesday night. The homeowner contacted police after she says she heard a knock on her door and found the boy standing at the door without an adul
Deputies: Man threw knife during dispute
According to a media release, Delaware County sheriff’s deputies arrested Devon A. Dority, 18, on charges of second-degree menacing and decond-degree attempted assault, a class E felony.
County demolishes public works garage
The Delaware County Department of Public Works garage, part of a former silk mill constructed in the late 1800s on Page Avenue in Delhi, was partially torn down Wednesday. The work is expected to continue through the week.The offices and the annex that houses Delaware County Veteran Services and the
NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in NY crash that killed 20
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal safety investigators have been unable to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York because of a criminal case against the limo company's operator. While the National Transportation Safety B
After DWI arrest, Delaware County man accused of threatening troopers
Thomas G. Harris, 26, of Unadilla, was arrested Sunday just after 5:30 p.m., following a traffic stop on State Highway 357 in the Town of Sidney. Troopers said he was speeding at 101 miles per hour and his reportable blood alcohol content was 0.20 percent — more than twice the legal limit.
NY Air National Guard member accused of having child porn
Police say following an investigation, troopers arrested Nick Hochmuth, 34, of Delanson, N.Y., after he admitted to downloading and sharing images of child sexual exploitation.
Woman charged with DWI after crash at McDonald's
QUEENSBURY — A Queensbury woman was charged with driving while intoxicated after she crashed into another vehicle in the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant, police said.Savannah L. Voudry, 26, was charged with misdemeanor DWI after the Oct. 6 collision at the Corinth Road, Queensbury eatery, acc
1 dead, 2 hurt in wrong-way crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County
THOMPSON, N.Y. — A 33-year-old man died and two other people were hospitalized after a wrong-way crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County, state police said Wednesday.Police said 50-year-old Patrick Collins, of East Stroudsburg, Pa., was driving east in the westbound lanes of Route 17 around 10:15 p.m.
Fade to Gray: Tragedy Close To Home
Working in the news business for 33 years there are certain telltale signs that something is terribly wrong. When the limousine crashed in Schoharie we heard initial reporters of “multiple fatalities.” Then a few hours later we were told only one thing again and again; “multiple fatalities.” When I
Sheriff: Man fled crash, revealing stolen truck
A Davenport man was arrested Monday by the Delaware County Sheriff's Office on charges of stealing a truck earlier this year.Eric Rossman, 39, fled the scene of an accident in Delhi, according to police, and he was later located by deputies at his home in Davenport with the help of the Delhi Police
Village of Catskill court clerk charged with stealing nearly $2,000
CATSKILL, N.Y. — A clerk for Village Justice William P. Wootton has been charged with stealing nearly $2,000 in cash from the court’s coffers, officials said Tuesday.Anastasia M. Salerno, 29, of Maple Crest, was arrested on Friday, Oct. 12, and charged with the felonies of falsifying business record
Earlville man arrested for welfare fraud
Lenox, NY — An Earlville man was arrested for welfare fraud totaling $2,112.On Oct. 15, Madison County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested Justin T. Marris, 26, of Earlville, was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny, first-degree offering a false instrument for f
Venomous northern copperhead snake spotted in Ulster County
Smith found the snake near a pile of rocks near the resident's backdoor. He identified it as a northern copperhead, one of three venomous snake species in the state, according to the DEC.