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Woman found dead in Wayne County had worked, lived on notorious Owasco farm

Selena Hidalgo-Calderon's body was found inside a plastic bag in the woods behind a Sodus farm, authorities said. She and her 14-month-old son, Owen Hidalgo-Calderon, went missing May 16. Police are still searching for the young boy and on Thursday, Hidalgo-Calderon's boyfriend, Alberto "Ebavardo Gu

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-05-25 15:30:00

Standoff with parolee at Cortland hotel after pursuit from Broome County

Law enforcement officials from two counties have converged outside the hotel at 26 River St., and people have been safely evacuated. Police are trying to negotiate with the suspect, who is believed to be in one of the hotel rooms.

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2018-05-25 13:47:00

Breaking: Standoff situation at Cortland's Hampton Inn

Armed troops are seen standing outside the front entrance to the Hampton Inn on River Street, Cortland, Friday morning (Peter Blanchard/Cortland Voice)

CORTLANDVOICE.COM - 2018-05-25 11:08:33

Homer Central School District goes on lockout

All outside activities were put to a halt and students were asked to return to the building, where classes continued per normal, the district said in a statement. Students were not allowed to leave school without approval from the principal.


DeWitt police seize pounds of marijuana, prescription pills during drug bust

DEWITT, N.Y. -- Pounds of marijuana, prescription pills and other drugs were seized by police during a two-month investigation in DeWitt.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-05-24 11:54:00

Upstate hospital employee found dead at garage in apparent suicide, official says

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A 22-year-old Upstate University Hospital employee was found dead just outside the employee parking garage this weekend, according to a spokesman for the hospital.University police have determined the death was an apparent suicide, Darryl Geddes, an Upstate spokesman, said Thursday

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-05-24 16:34:00

Toyota High School Athlete of the Week- Homer High School's Fantastic 4

Despite a heartbreaking Section III Tournament loss at Adirondack on Thursday night, the Trojans have been paced by the fantastic four pitchers- Bryant Quinlan, Casey Hayes, Joey Tummino and Jason Haselkorn.

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-05-25 00:25:55

Tioga Sheriff looking for suspects who used fake $100 bill at Richford gas station - 14850

The pair were a white male wearing a black Nike sweatshirt and a black cap on backwards with facial hair, and a white female, medium build, with shoulder length red-brown hair, wearing a grey sweatshirt. A video appears below.

14850.COM - 2018-05-24 18:17:15

Cops: Cortland 'incident' began with pursuit in Broome County

A female is with the parolee, the Sheriff’s Office told WXHC, but they do not believe she is a hostage.

BINGHAMTONHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-05-25 12:56:59

DA: Syracuse man accused of moving murdered man's body 'plays by his own rules'

Nicholas Costello, 21, appeared shocked as he was taken back into custody today after his history of violence-related arrests was revealed by Chief Assistant District Attorney Melinda McGunnigle.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-05-24 10:37:00

Judge orders 30-year-old NY man to move out of parents’ home in ‘surreal’ court hearing

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- (WPIX) -- Mark and Christina Rotondo wanted their 30-year-old son, Michael, to move out of their Camillus, NY, home.


One person hurt in Syracuse stabbing

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Officials are investigating an overnight stabbing.It happened at approximately 11:30 PM on Roney Lane near Smith Lane.Onondaga County 911 Dispatchers says the victim suffered two stab wounds.Officials also say the victim was sent to the nearby hospital and is expected to be okay.An


Police: Syracuse man threatened to shoot girlfriend, pointed gun at officer

According to Syracuse Police, officers responded to the 100 block of Smith Lane around 11:33 p.m. Monday in regards to a domestic with a weapon investigation. When officers arrived, they spoke with the victim who reported she had been involved in a domestic dispute with her boyfriend, Nahshon Nance,


Syracuse UPS worker charged with stealing numerous packages

It is alleged that Demetrius Wilson, 24, of Syracuse, had stolen numerous packages from UPS.


7-Eleven closes Syracuse stores as it expands in burbs

Syracuse, N.Y. -- 7-Eleven has pulled out of the city of Syracuse, leaving three boarded up stores, just as it's expanding in the suburbs.


Kicked out: parents evict 30-year-old son - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

CAMILLUS, N.Y. (WSTM) – A 30-year-old man has been ordered by a judge to leave his parents’ home in Camillus, New York.


Syracuse Police looking for man involved in domestic violence incident

Police say in September 2017, 25-year-old Jaquan Chisholm punched his ex-girlfriend in the face, picked her up and threw her to the ground, and bit her on the cheek and choked her.


Syracuse woman sentenced for stealing ‘hundreds' of credit card numbers

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Area Police Blotters – Week of May 1 to May 7

Andrew Meguigan, 38, of Baldwinsville, was arrested on May 1 and charged with aggravated unlicensed operation in the third degree, no distinctive plate/dirty, improper wipers/sticker, inspected motor vehicle and driver’s view obstructed.


DEC welcomes input on proposed accessible trail to Niles' Upper Carpenter Falls

The state's Department of Environmental Conservation will hold public meetings to discuss updates to the Hewitt-Cayuga Highlands Unit Management plan, including the prospect of developing an accessible trail to Upper Carpenter Falls in Niles, the agency announced Wednesday.Two public information ses