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Elderly woman killed in Wayne County crash
An 86-year-old woman was killed Tuesday when the vehicle she was a passenger in was struck after pulling out in front of truck in the town of Sodus. State police said in a news release that at about 3 p.m. Tuesday a mini van traveling southbound on South Geneva Road failed to yield the right of way
MISSING: Police continue search for missing 13-year-old girl after her sister was located early this morning
Rochester police continue to search for a missing 13-year-old girl after she went missing with her sister Tuesday afternoon. Police say Jazmine English is approximately 5'3", 160 pounds, with brown hair (but possibly wearing a black wig) and brown eye. She was last seen wearing a black and white jac
Deputies: Man sent threatening email to Sheriff's Office
Canandaigua, N.Y. - A Palmyra man is facing charges after Sheriff's deputies allege he sent a threatening email to the Ontario County Sheriff's Office. John McMenamin, 58, was charged with aggravated harassment in the second degree.
Rochester Police: Man stole dead woman's dog, took photos of her body after she overdosed
WROC/WSYR - A man was arrested in Rochester for allegedly taking photos of a dead woman's body and stealing her dog. According to Gates Police, a woman died of an overdose inside a Rochester-area motel on Oct. 20.
$1.5 million Canandaigua Lake home destroyed by fire
A $1.5 million home perched on the shore of Canandaigua Lake burned to the ground early Sunday morning. Located at 6529 Longs Point Drive in South Bristol, the house was built in 1929 and measured nearly 2,600 square feet. The seasonal residence was unoccupied at the time of the fire, which appears
Wayne Co. deputy hurt in Macedon crash
MACEDON, NY (WROC) - A Wayne County Sheriff's deputy was injured in a three-car crash in Macedon on Sunday. The sheriff's office says they deputy was attempting to respond to an emergency call, with his sirens on, when his cruiser was hit by another vehicle, driven by a Fairport man, at the intersec
Passenger killed in Route 104 collision with box truck in Sodus
A person died Tuesday following a two-vehicle collision involving a box truck in Wayne County, according to the New York State Police. Troopers responded at 3:01 p.m. to the intersection of state Route 104 and South Geneva Road in Sodus for the report of the collision.
Sodus double homicide: Suspect Bron Bohlar to appear in Wayne County Court
One of three suspects in a double homicide case in Sodus is expected to appear in Wayne County Court Monday morning. Bron Bohlar, 34, has been charged with second-degree conspiracy in connection to the Oct. 22 shooting deaths of Joshua Niles and Amber Washburn.
Police searching for missing sisters in Rochester
Rochester, N.Y. – Rochester Police are asking for the public’s help in locating two sisters believed to be in the City of Rochester. According to police, 13-year-old Jazmine English and 11-year-old Lily English left their grandmother’s car Tuesday afternoon while the relative was in a store on the 7
21-year-old killed in rollover crash in Wayne County
Savannah, N.Y. - A 21-year-old man is dead following a one vehicle crash on Friday evening, according to state police. The crash happened at 6:58 p.m. St-Rte 31. State Police say the driver of the vehicle, Travis Burdick of Auburn, was heading westbound when the vehicle left the roadway, struck a gu
One killed in crash on Route 104 near Sodus, road closed
SODUS, NY (WROC) - Authorities say one person is dead after it appears a truck collided with a minivan Tuesday afternoon. The highway is blocked off in both directions near South Geneva Road.
One dead in Sodus crash
Sodus, N.Y. (WHAM) - One person was killed in a crash in Sodus, Wayne County on Tuesday afternoon. State Police said this happened at Rt. 104 and South Geneva Road. At least two vehicles were involved in the crash.
Auburn man killed in rollover crash in Wayne County
An Auburn was killed Friday in a one-car crash in Wayne County. State police on Saturday said that at about 6:58 p.m. Friday, troopers in Wolcott responded to an accident on Route 31 in the town of Savannah.
105-year-old bowler celebrates birthday at Webster's AMF Empire Lanes
At his 105th birthday party, Tom Pisano bowled pretty well. Not as good as he'd like, though, considering he's got nearly a century of experience with the sport. "It took me a long time to get here," he said with a laugh. "I do the best I can. What else can I say and do?"
Geneva police trying to ID bank robber
ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) - Geneva police are trying to identify the person responsible for a bank robbery Monday morning. Officers were called to the Community Bank on Seneca Street at around 9 a.m. for the robbery. Investigators say a man wearing a mask displayed a handgun through a plastic bag and dem
Joining forces: Ontario County kids and cops
VICTOR — Eastview Mall Sunday was swarmed with kids and cops, joining together for a good cause. The fifth-annual Shop with a Cop (formerly called Shop with a Sheriff) drew local law enforcement and a number of firefighters who teamed up with 31 local students for the event.
Police investigating shooting on Seneca Parkway
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - Rochester Police officers are continuing to investigate a shooting that took place Tuesday on Seneca Parkway in Rochester shortly before 1 a.m. Officers say a 29-year-old Rochester man received at least one gunshot wound.
Full jury seated in trial of man accused in double fatal Waterloo shooting
WATERLOO, NY (WROC) - A full jury has been seated in the trial for Emerson "John" Tohafjian, the man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and another man this past summer in Waterloo.
OPP warn snowmobilers, 'Trails aren't open'
Within the last 24 hours, several communities in our area received a significant amount of snow so the OPP is reminding riders to take extra care during this portion of the pre-snowmobile season.
Palmyra American Legion, VFW hold flag-retiring ceremony
Members of the Palmyra American Legion Post 120 and VFW Post 6778 recently joined area Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts to burn flags in a flag-retiring ceremony on Veterans Day. Port Gibson Fire Department supervised the burning that destroyed over 600 flags.