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Man, woman fatally shot in Sodus; shelter in place alert issued for residents

SODUS, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say two people have been fatally shot in an upstate New York town and police are searching for the suspect. WHEC-TV in Rochester reports that officials in Wayne County say the shooting occurred Monday afternoon outside a home in the town of Sodus, on Lake Ontario 25 m

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-10-22 20:28:23

Sodus shooting: Multiple victims, shooter at large

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office and State Police are investigating a shooting with "multiple victims" on Carlton Street in Sodus The Wayne County Sheriff's Office and State Police are investigating a shooting with "multiple victims" on Carlton Street in Sodus. Sodus is east of Rochester. Deputie

WGRZ TV - 2018-10-22 23:28:00

Ontario County supervisors tour area farms

As part of its 2018 Annual Retreat, Board members toured Hemdale Farms, Lawnhurst Farms, Cornell Agriculture & Food Technology Park, and Red Jacket Orchard to talk with agribusiness owners and capture insights on agriculture’s economic impact within the region. Ontario County is home to 709 farms co

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-10-22 13:44:00

Deputies: Multiple victims shot in Sodus, suspect still on the loose

SODUS, NY (WROC) - - Deputies say they are investigating a shooting with multiple victims in Sodus. At this time, investigators say the suspect is not in custody. In response, deputies have ordered village residents to shelter in place as the search is underway. The school is also currently in lockd

WIVB - 2018-10-22 20:31:57

Deputies investigating shooting in Sodus

Sodus, N.Y. (WHAM) - Wayne County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting incident Monday afternoon.Deputies were called to the area of Carlton Street for the report of a shooting.According to our news partners at theTimes of Wayne County, initial calls came in around 2 p.m.The Sodus Central

WUHF - 2018-10-22 15:33:23

Search continues for suspect in double fatal shooting in Sodus

Deputies have not yet identified the victims, as investigators worked to notify family members, but say the victims had some type of relationship to each other. The suspect's link to the victims is not known.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-23 00:13:16

Police: Bank robbed on Lexington Avenue

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Rochester Police are searching for the man who they say robbed a bank Monday morning in Rochester.Officers were called to the Lexington Federal Credit Union on Lexington Avenue around 11:15 a.m.Police said a man entered the bank and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.Th

WUHF - 2018-10-22 16:45:12

Two shot dead in Sodus, suspect at large

Wayne County Sheriff's deputies have shut down a large section of Sodus Monday afternoon after at least two people were shot. (WHAM photo) Sodus, N.Y. (WHAM) - Wayne County Sheriff's deputies have shut down a large section of Sodus Monday afternoon after at least two people were shot and killed. Dep

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-10-22 15:33:23

Big Bang Theory star makes stop at Rochester restaurant

Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik stooped by the restaurant for dinner. (Photo: Red Fern Facebook Page)Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Those at the Red Fern on Saturday got a nice surprise.Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik stopped by the restaurant on Oxford Street for dinner. Bialik is know for her role a

13 WHAM - 2018-10-21 15:59:15

ELECTION 2018 ESSAY: Silvio Palermo, Ontario County Sheriff

Sheriff Povero led our Sheriff’s Office with integrity for almost 30 years. He modernized the office and instilled in each one of us a sense of pride and purpose. He is an example we can all learn from.This election is about the future of Ontario County. Together, we can build on the great work of S

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-10-21 18:00:00

Police: Homeless man steals condoms and hair restorer from Wegmans in Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - A homeless man is suspected of stealing some unique items from a Wegmans in Rochester.Police in Rochester say someone entered the Wegmans on Chili Avenue and took an unknown amount of Trojan condoms and three packages of Rogaine.The man hid them and left the store without paying. H

WGRZ TV - 2018-10-21 21:35:52

Things to do around Rochester from Oct. 18 to 24

1Haunt the Belle, a Halloween-themed cruise on the Genesee River aboard the Harbor Town Belle, departs from Voyager Boat Sales on Marina Drive in Irondequoit at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18. (Boarding starts at 6:15 p.m.) Tickets are $25 for the two-hour journey, which also will include live music, pizz

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE

Second plea deal in Newark murder case

LYONS — One of the two Newark men arrested in the stabbing death of a Sodus High School senior last year has accepted a plea deal.Hunter Peck, 18, pleaded guilty Friday in Wayne County Court to second-degree murder for the death of Zackary Dwello, 17. Jury selection in Peck’s trial started the same

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-10-21 16:30:00

Crash involving RPD patrol car sends two to hospital

At 5:27 p.m., a RPD patrol car was traveling north in the 1800 area of St. Paul Street when another vehicle pulled out from Strong Street in front of the patrol car, Rochester police Capt. Mark Mura said in a news release.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-22 02:13:00

Fire crews investigate cause of Rochester house fire

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ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-21 13:41:01

Ontario Co. man charged with animal cruelty

Further investigation found the dog, Sadie, had a torn toenail and an infected paw that hadn't been treated. Vets also found a tumor in the paw that was cancerous and later removed.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM

Rochester man convicted on drug, firearm charges

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - An investigation by the Rochester Police Department and ATF has led to a conviction for a Rochester man.U.S. Attorney James Kennedy says that 26-year-old Laquan Simmons was convicted of firearm possession and cocaine possession with the intent to distribute.Investigators say

13 WHAM

Second suspect pleads guilty in Sodus teen's stabbing death

Investigators said Hunt and Vaughn Gray, both teens from Newark, robbed, stabbed and left Dwello to die in a parking lot at a Newark park in December.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM

Inmate hits another inmate, ruptures his eardrum

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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

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE