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Ongoing meth lab investigation in Corning
CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - UPDATE (4:23 p.m.): A man was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester and is being treated for serious injuries to his head, face and hands after an explosion Friday morning.
Corning apartment explosion leads to meth lab find
The investigation revealed that an upstairs resident was allegedly in the process of making methamphetamine when a fiery explosion occurred, causing the upstairs window to blow out and cast broken glass and debris into the front yard, police said.
Five charged in Twin Tiers burglary spree
The additional burglaries include unreported instances in the village of Savona, the Lindley Community Church, and the Presho Methodist Church.
State police release cause of death for 20 victims of limo crash
Speakers at a vigil in Amsterdam sought to console those grieving after a crash Oct. 6, 2018, killed 17 passengers, a driver and two bystanders.Georgie Silvarole and Laura Nichols, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Woman who once avoided state prison for dealing drugs not so lucky this time
Westfall was given an opportunity to avoid state prison when she was sentenced on that drug charge in December 2016: One year of probation and, if successful, she would be sentenced to probation.
Man busted for sale of drugs
On October 18th, 2018, the Elmira Police Department arrested Richard K Williams, a 32 year old male of Elmira, for two counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rdDegree, a Class B Felony and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th.
Arkport man charged with sex crime
Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on October 10, 2018, Steuben County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and Investigators arrested James H. Mayo, age 65, of County Route 67, Arkport, New York. Investigators responded to a report of possible sexual misconduct. As the result of the investigatio
Autopsy results on baby found at trash facility inconclusive
The material brought to the facility that day originated in Stamford and Greenwich, Connecticut; Somers and the Oyster Bay area of New York; and Andover, Massachusetts.
Man who set fire to house sentenced to probation
WARSAW — A Perry man who set fire to his girlfriend’s house, killing her two cats and dogs, was sentenced to probation Wednesday in Wyoming County Court.
Police reports 10/19/18: Allegany County Jail inmate charged with assault again
Michael McKenzie, 29, of Rochester, was charged Oct. 11 with second-degree assault, a class D felony, and second-degree harassment, a violation, the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday.
Steuben County man charged with vehicular manslaughter in motorcycle fatality
New York State Police at Painted Post this week charged Robert Neally, 42, of Campbell, with second-degree vehicular manslaughter, a felony, in connection with the accident that killed 65-year-old Terry Hill of Lindley.
Convicted murderer gets 7 more years for jail assault
The charge stems from an incident that occurred earlier this year. McKoy was incarcerated in the county jail, awaiting his murder trial. District Attorney Jim Ritts said McKoy assaulted another inmate. The victim suffered a broken nose and “significant visual impediments,” Ritts said.
GOP mailer in NY Senate race falsely depicts de Blasio, Mannion posing for photo
In the right-hand corner of the mailer, an image of de Blasio and Mannion is displayed. However, the two men didn't pose for the photo. Republicans edited a photo of Mannion and his campaign manager, Cayuga County Democratic Chairman Ian Phillips. Phillips' head was edited out of the image and repla
State police warn of scam
“We can confirm this is a scam, and add that the state police would never ask for this information over the phone,” said Troop A Commander Edward Kennedy. “We are investigating the matter.”
Corning school bus involved in collision
A Corning-Painted Post School District school bus was involved in a motor vehicle accident Thursday, according to our broadcast news partner,WENY-TV.
Police blotter 10/11 - 10/14
10/111:51 a.m.: While on patrol, University Police found an individual passed out on a bench in front of the Jacobs Management Center. The subject was transferred to Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital.7:39 a.m.: A female notified UPD that someone stole her engagement ring. The victim took her engage
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10/17/2018, 7:00 AM: Seneca County Sheriff’s Investigators assisted New York State Parole Officers with trying to locate Robert A Wilson, age 43, on parole from the Elmira N.Y. area. Wilson was wanted by Parole for absconding about 8 months ago. Wilson had been released on Parole for the charges of
Geneseo Police seek help identifying suspect
The debit card was reported stolen from a vehicle at UR Medicine Noyes Health, 50 East South St., Geneseo. The suspect then used the card at Walmart and was seen leaving in a small, light-colored sedan – possibly gray – that was missing a right front hub cap.
Man gets probation for two felony drug charges
Matthew S. Esser, 25, pleaded guilty to felony counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance in connection with arrests last year and in 2016 in Glens Falls and Queensbury.
Syracuse woman charged with welfare fraud
On October 16th, 2018, 63 year old Frances Jackson of Syracuse, NY was arrested on a warrant for Welfare Fraud 3rdDegree, Grand Larceny 3rdDegree, and Offering a False Instrument for Filing 1stDegree.