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Campbell man charged with passing counterfeit money
Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on June 19, 2018, deputies of the Steuben County Sheriff’s office arrested Patrick M. Rafferty, age 26, of Forty Dollar Road, Campbell New York.It is alleged that Mr. Rafferty possessed counterfeit twenty dollar bills and attempted to pass them at a ret
Hornellsville nam charged with illegal growing of marijuana
New York State Troopers from the North Hornell barracks were dispatched to 6153 South Hornell Road, in the town of Hornellsville, regarding a possible illegal marijuana grow operation.Upon arrival to the residence, Troopers observed 198 marihuana plants growing in plain view. Troopers interviewed th
Driver says he fell asleep at wheel before fatal Livonia crash
Jaden M. Miller, 32, of Phelps, Ontario County, who was driving the Isaac Heating and Air Conditioning van involved in the crash, told deputies at the scene that he fell asleep at the wheel, said Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty.
91-year-old man shot in Potter County
GENESEE — A 91-year-old Genesee man was allegedly shot by a 21-year-old man, also from Genesee in Genesee Township early Friday morning, June 15.According to state police at Coudersport, the victim, Turner N. Polen, was transported by medical helicopter to Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, N.Y.,
Two charged with making methamphetamine after meth lab equipment found in trunk of car
WARSAW, N.Y. (WIVB) - Two Allegany County residents have been charged with unlawfully making methamphetamine, stemming from a traffic stop in the Village of Warsaw in April.
Dansville Pros take the title away from Wayland Food Mart
These games tend to be exciting, hard fought, passionate match-ups and the 2018 Advanced Minors title game last Friday night, was no exception.
WATCH: Avon bear makes early visit to Avon residence
“We have never seen bear here prior or evidence of any bear,” said Kim Gillette, who lives on Reservoir Road in the town of Avon near the LeFeber Farm.
Police reports 6/20/18: Olean pair face grand larceny charge
New York State Police charged David L. Hoff, 19, and Angela R. Lingle, 39, both of Olean, with one count each of fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E felony.
Man found dead in burning pickup was longtime volunteer firefighter
The man whose body was found inside a burning pickup truck Monday night was identified as Robert House, 64, a resident of the Town of Tonawanda, town police said Wednesday.
Dansville Fish and Game awards scholarship
The club’s awards a scholarship annually to a graduating high school senior who will pursue a degree in conservation, conservation biology, environmental protection, conservation science, wildlife and forestry, natural resources, wildlife/animal management, aquatic and fisheries science (freshwater
Pedestrian struck, killed in Livonia crash
The vehicle struck the pedestrian, then hit a pole in the area of Richmond Mills Road and Center Street, according to WROC-TV, Channel 8 in Rochester. The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office has not released the pedestrian’s name, but WHAM 13 in Rochester reports the victim is Judith Gillis, 59.
Nichols: Man jailed after police find six pounds of pot in home
NICHOLS -- A Nichols man is in the Tioga County Jail in lieu of bail after state troopers found six pounds of pot in his West River Road residence last week.According to New York State Police, Roger Cole, 24, was charged with criminal possession of marijuana in the second degree and endangering the
Woman struck by Isaac Heating and Cooling van in her yard dies
Sheriff Thomas Dougherty said the driver of an Isaac Heating and Cooling van was eastbound on Richmond Mills when he drove into the westbound lane and off the north shoulder of the road, striking a woman standing in her yard. The driver, a man, then slammed into a telephone pole.
Fatal pedestrian-involved crash in Livonia
Livonia, N.Y. - A pedestrian died after being struck by a vehicle in Livonia Monday evening.The crash happened in the area of Richmond Mills Road and Center Street.Livingston County Sheriff's deputies say a vehicle struck a pedestrian in the area, then hit a pole.The pedestrian, whose identity has n
Public questions why Olean police killed dog
Dozer, a male, red-nosed pit bull, was shot and killed by the Olean Police Department Friday. The incident has led to a debate amongst community members about whether police were justified in putting down the dog.Photo submitted
Leicester man faces felony charges driving drunk on lawnmower
Due to the previous DWI, deputies say Mulley was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle (also a felony), and operating out of ignition interlock restriction.
Former Penn Yan bar owner to be arraigned on sex abuse charges
PENN YAN, N.Y. (WROC) - The former owner of a Penn Yan bar, who was indicted on sex abuse and attempted rape charges, is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday.
Damaged light pole leads to arrest
On June 16, 2018 at 2:48 a.m., New York State Police at Owego arrestedWesley J. Garrity, age 65, of Waverly, NY for the felony of Driving While Ability Impaired by Combined Influence of Drugs or Alcohol. He was also issued several traffic tickets.Troopers were dispatched to Tioga Downs in the town
Sewage workers recognized for helping child porn case
A couple months ago, Howard Edward Brooks, former teacher at Elmira Christian Academy, was sentenced to seven years in prison and 10 years of supervised release for multiple child pornography related charges.
Hinsdale home struck by lightning, catches fire
“The structure is probably 40 percent damaged,” said Hinsdale Fire Chief Kelly Karst as his firefighters worked to remove insulation from the ceiling to catch any embers. “The entire roof of the structure is affected. It’s still intact, but it’s affected.”