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WATCH: Wyoming County Sheriff doing okay after alleged roadside attack
WARSAW, N.Y. (WIVB) - Following an alleged roadside attack in the Town of Attica, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph is recovering. Lynn Hall was charged with trying to kill the Sheriff during an incident on Route 238 this past Tuesday.
Wyoming County Sheriff back to work following roadside attack
The Wyoming County Sheriff says he is back at work and doing well after being attacked a week ago. Sheriff Greg Rudolph says he was attacked last week by Lynn Hall, 48, while driving to work.
Two men charged with stealing handgun in Lima
LIMA, NY (WROC) - Two men are facing charges for stealing a handgun from a vehicle in Livingston County. Twenty-three-year-old Michael Ely from Palmyra and 21-year-old Bernard O’Grady from Bloomfield are charged with grand larceny and criminal possession of a weapon.
Sheriff Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Being Attacked
The Wyoming County Sheriff spoke publicly Monday for the first time since a man attacked him along a roadside last week. Sheriff Gregory Rudolph returned home from the hospital just hours after he survived an attack, but we have learned little about what one law enforcement official called the true
Sparta woman charged with DWAI
SPARTA — A Sparta resident was arrested on drug related charges after a traffic stop on Interstate 390, Livingston County authorities said. On Saturday, Deputy Shawn Whitford stopped a vehicle on the Interstate 390 for a traffic law violation.
Investigation of Gun Theft Leads To Felony Charges
LIMA: Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty reports the arrest of two individuals on felony charges after Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a stolen handgun. On December 7, 2018 a Lima resident on Community Drive in the Village of Lima requested that a Sheriff’s Deputy respond out to investigate the theft of a
Grand Jury: Batavia HS student indicted on first-degree assault charge
Antwan L. Odom is indicted for the crime of first-degree assault, a Class B violent felony. It is alleged that on Aug. 4 in the area of Ross Street in the City of Batavia that Odom -- with intent to cause serious physical injury to another person -- caused such injury by means of a dangerous instrum
Court rules police officer's use of text messages didn't violate rights of sex offender
A police officer did not violate the rights of sex offender when he sent a text message to the suspect's mobile phone upon his arrest to confirm the defendant had used the phone to exchange messages with his victim, and unknowingly, with police, an NYS appeals court has ruled.
Hunter lost in the woods in Alabama
A hunter is lost in the woods in an area north of Roberts Road and west of Sour Spring Road, Alabama. The hunter is not injured. He can walk on his own. Alabama fire dispatched. East Pembroke fire requested to respond with its ATV.
Cuomo calls for legal recreational marijuana in NY State
ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Monday for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in New York, saying it was beyond time for the state to deal with the "debilitating criminal stigma" of prior convictions related to the drug.
New York Police Seeking Justice for Two Dogs Thrown Out of Moving Truck onto Interstate
The New York State Police want your help finding justice for two abandoned dogs. According to a press release from the department’s Troop C, two canines, likely beagle mixes, were reportedly thrown out of the window of a moving car, perhaps an “older Dodge Durango,” and onto a section of Interstate
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
Port X Logistics expands its headquarters at 95 Perry Street
Port X Logistics, an asset-based carrier and 3PL Freight Brokerage based in Buffalo, has taken up additional office space within the former Lagerhaus 95 location at 95 Perry Street. The company got its start in the building back in 2017, and has since been growing at a rapid pace, not only here in B
He came to court for drug charges. Police say he drove there under the influence of drugs.
PERRY, N.Y. (WKBW) - Police in Wyoming County arrested a Rochester man after they said he drove to a court appearance for drug charges while under the influence of drugs. Back in May, Nathan Arieno, 21, was arrested on drug charges. But when he arrived at village court in Perry Tuesday, the court of
Accident reported on Slusser Road
A motor vehicle accident is reported in the area of 8144 Slusher Road, Pembroke. Unknown injuries but the caller reports hearing somebody yelling for help. East Pembroke Fire and Mercy EMS dispatched.
Police: Man critically injured in shooting near Chili Avenue
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) - Rochester Police say a Rochester man is in critical but stable condition following a shooting in the city's southwest side Sunday night. Police responded to Turner Street around 11:15 p.m. for reports of shots fired.
Hailed a Hero: Cheektowaga man saves life of Wyoming County Sheriff
ATTICA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Cheektowaga man is being called a hero for saving the life of the Wyoming County Sheriff who was being held at knife point. According to investigators, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph was on his way to work in uniform around 6:35 a.m. Tuesday in an unmarked police vehi
Update: Wyoming County sheriff thanks those who intervened in surprise attack
Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph released a statement Wednesday thanking two Buffalo News newspaper deliverers who intervened in a surprise attack early this week. Lynn M. Hall, 48, of Castile is accused of trying to kill Rudolph early Tuesday morning on Route 238 in Attica, Wyoming County, Ne
News distributor reacted to sheriff's plea: 'Please save me. Help!'
Jack Harzynski was delivering The Buffalo News, driving at around 6 a.m. Tuesday on a dark country road between Attica and Warsaw with another worker, when he came upon something that stopped him cold.
DEC busts couch potato hunter, others for illegal deer kills
An Ontario County man who allegedly baited a deer into his backyard with piles of corn, then shot the animal from inside his house was busted late last month by state Department of Environmental Conservation police.