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1 person killed in Utica shooting Wednesday night

The victim, identified as Quintin J. Horner, 50 of Utica, was rushed to the hospital where they later died. --release from Utica Police-- On March 21, 2018, at approximately 7:40 pm, the Utica Police Department responded to the 1600 block of Steuben St. for a "shots fired" call. Upon arrival of

WKTV - 2018-03-22 05:52:00

Herb Philipson's purchased by longtime employee

A longtime Herb Philipson's employee has purchased the company, according to a news release. The company had gone up for sale in January. "My mother and I could not be happier than to see the sale of Herb Philipson's to Guy Viti," Gary Philipson, in the release. "Guy started working for my father th

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-03-21 20:51:06

Man shot, killed in Utica

UTICA -A Utica man died after police responded to a report of shots fired on Steuben Street Wednesday night, city police said. Quintin J. Horner, 50, was shot around 7:40 p.m. on the 1600 block of the street, police said. The 1600 block runs south from James Street. Utica Fire Department medical cre

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-03-22 01:03:18

Utica Police Investigating Steuben Street Homicide

Utica Police are investigating a homicide that occurred on the 1600 block of Steuben Street Wednesday evening. According to UPD Lt. Bryan Coromato, police responded to a report of "shots fired" at the residence just before 8:00 p.m. Upon arrival officers discovered a male victim with injuries from g

WIBX950.COM - 2018-03-22 07:00:00

Man charged for second domestic incident in two weeks

COPENHAGEN - State police have charged a Copenhagen man in connection with the second domestic incident at his home in two weeks. James H. Smith, 25, is now facing charges of second-degree unlawful imprisonment, third-degree intimidation of a witness/victim, first-degree criminal contempt, and secon

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-03-22 00:56:00

One Dead in Cornhill Shooting

UTICA NY - At approximately 7:40 pm, the Utica Police Department responded to the 1600 block of Steuben St. for a "shots fired" call. Quintin Horner, 50, of Utica was treated at the scene by the Utica Fire Department and transported to St. Elizabeth hospital for further treatment. Horner was rushed

CNYHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-03-22 03:56:06

Third day of witness testimony underway in Coffin murder trial

Coffin is charged with second-degree murder and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. He's accused of shooting 25-year-old Thomas Shepherd to death outside of Sammy G's bar in Rome on Aug. 19, 2017. He then evaded authorities for nearly two weeks before being captured in Las Vegas. On We

WKTV - 2018-03-22 17:43:00

Brushton man charged with drug possession in Oswegatchie

OSWEGATCHIE - A Brushton man was charged with drug possession on Canton Street on March 15, according to state police. Alan W. Phipps, 36, was cited for unlawful possession of marijuana at 8:45 p.m., police said. OSWEGATCHIE - A Brushton man was charged with drug possession on Canton Street on March


Utica man faces felony trademark counterfeiting charge

UTICA - The New York State Police Special Investigations Unit in Utica arrested a Utica man following an investigation of trademark counterfeiting, according to the New York State Police. Investigators seized approximately $4,000 worth of counterfeit apparel which consisted of: North Face jackets, N


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Utica man accused of selling counterfeit big-brand clothing items

UTICA, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - State Police have arrested a man who they say sold counterfeit trademarked merchandise from big brand names. Troopers allegedly seized approximately $4,000 worth of counterfeit apparel from 53-year-old Bobby Ross. Ross used a Dodge Caravan to move and sell counterfeit North


Harrisville Man Charged Following Altercations

A Harrisville man faces charges following a pair of alleged domestic incidents that got physical early Wednesday morning. Lewis County sheriff's deputies say 27 year old Shayne Miller fought twice with his father and brother at a home on Church Street and got into an argument with his fiance. He all

WWNYTV.COM - 2018-03-21 13:46:00

Surveillance video of Rome murder on 1st day of testimony

Day one of witness testimony in Robert Coffin's murder trial brought an eyewitness to the stand...and surveillance video of the crime to a courtroom monitor. Coffin is accused of shooting 25-year-old Robert Shepherd to death outside Sammy G's, in Rome, back in August. Scroll for more content... F

WKTV - 2018-03-21 00:48:00

Watson man accused of harassing girlfriend

WATSON - Lewis County sheriff's deputies early Tuesday morning charged Dustin L. Kriwox, 29, of 6737 N. Chases Lake Road, with second-degree harassment. Deputies said the charge stemmed from an argument between Mr. Kriwox and his girlfriend, whom they did not name. He was arraigned in Lowville Town

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-03-20 22:24:00

Dolgeville man arrested on child rape charges

LITTLE FALLS - A Dolgeville man was arrested on charges that he raped a child younger than 11, according to a news release from the Little Falls Police Dept. Michael Avery, 30, was arrested Tuesday on two counts of first-degree rape, police said. Avery was arraigned and committed to the Herkimer Cou

TIMESTELEGRAM.COM - 2018-03-20 21:17:12

First day of witness testimony underway in Robert Coffin murder trial

On Monday, jury selection and opening arguments took place in Oneida County Court for Coffin's murder trial. Coffin is charged with second-degree murder and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, and he's accused of shooting and killing Shepherd outside of Sammy G's bar in Rome on Aug. 19


Dolgeville man accused of raping child

Jacob Avery, 30, is charged with two counts of felony first-degree rape. Police say the alleged victim is under 11 years old. The arrest stemmed from an investigation by the Little Falls Police Department, with the help of the Herkimer County Child Advocacy Center, the Herkimer County District At

WKTV - 2018-03-20 22:51:00

Rome Police Warning Residents Of New 'Snail Mail' Scam

The Rome Police Department is making the public aware of a new scam that comes via 'Snail Mail.' According to Rome PD, it's called the "Final Expense Insurance" scam. This particular scam involves multiple post cards being mailed out to neighborhoods populated by the elderly. The card informs the re


Traffic stop leads to discovery of Fentanyl, charges for 2 Utica people

Around 9:15 p.m. Saturday, troopers stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the town of Bethlehem for a vehicle and traffic violation. Police say while interviewing the driver, 27-year-old Davon Sanders of Utica, and his passenger, 20-year-old Shawntelle Spratt of Utica, there was probable cause for troopers


Tioga County teen injured in West Turin snowmobile crash

CONSTABLEVILLE - A Tioga County teen suffered minor injuries in a snowmobile crash at 10:42 a.m. Saturday on North Road Trail C4F in the town of West Turin. Lewis County sheriff's deputies said the 15-year-old Newark Valley girl, whom they did not name due to age, was driving a 2008 Ski-Doo 800R whe