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Farmington man accused of having sexual contact with girl under age 14

Farmington, N.Y. (WROC) - An Ontario County man has been arrested for having sexual contact with an underage girl. Aaron English, 30, of Farmington, was charged with second-degree sexual abuse after an investigation into an incident that allegedly took place in Farmington in 2018.


Rapper Kodak Black arrested at border in upstate New York

LEWISTON, N.Y. – New York state police say rapper Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons charges as he tried to cross from Canada into the United States near Niagara Falls.


Monroe County Deputy Sheriff saved a Mendon Family

At the April meeting of the Monroe County Legislature, Monroe County Deputy Sheriff Luke Zaporowski received a proclamation from Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo, President Joe Carbone and Legislator Karla F. Boyce.


Palmyra man transported to Strong Hospital after motorcycle accident on SR 31

Deputies say a Palmyra man was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital following a motorcycle accident on State Route 31 in Macedon during the early-morning hours of April 13th.


LCSO’s Arrest Blotter For April 2nd Through April 9th

Livingston County Sheriff Tom Dougherty’s office released the county arrest blotter. Brauchk D. Barnhart, 19, Dansville, NY, was arrested and charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child on April 2. Following LC-CAP arraignment, Barnhart was released on his own recognizance to answer charges in D


Avon PD Activity Report For April 8th Through 14th

Avon Police Chief Joe Geer has released the activity report for the Avon PD for the period April 8th through 14th. Responded to High Street for the welfare check. Responded to Georgian Drive for the vehicle repossession.


Tops investing $40M in upstate New York stores

Tops Friendly Markets is putting millions of dollars into some of its stores in upstate New York. The announcement comes months after the chain closed several stores in our area.


GROSS! Worms Found in Cups At McDonald’s in New York State

You never know just how sanitary a restaurant may be when you choose to dine out. Unsanitary, or just plain disgusting, might be a better words to describe what was found on two separate instances at a McDonald's in Western New York.


Webster charges candidates for political signs

WEBSTER, N.Y. (WHEC) -- Political speech is protected under the Constitution but one town in Monroe County makes the politicians pay for it. With all the primary elections pushed up to June this year, we are going to start seeing campaign signs very soon. News10NBC is exposing the one town that not


Rochester man charged in connection with Saturday stabbing in Batavia

BATAVIA — A Rochester man has been jailed on felony charges in connection with a stabbing early Saturday morning outside TF Brown’s, city police said. The incident occurred in a parking lot, police said. The victim was taken to a hospital, treated and released.


Franklinville man charged in connection with thefts at stores in Livingston, Wyoming counties

GENESEO — A Franklinville, Cattaraugus County, man has been arrested following an investigation into a reported theft from a local business, according to the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office.


See 10 semifinalists in New York Beef Council's 2019 search for state's best burger

For the second straight year, the New York Beef Council is holding a competition to find the best burger in the state. After compiling nominations, the beef council announced the 10 semifinalists, spanning from Rochester to Long Island.


N.Y. man admits to credit card fraud

PORTLAND — A New York man who used bogus driver’s licenses to open charge accounts at three Home Depot stores in Maine, and tried to open one in Auburn, pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court to one count of credit card fraud, according to court documents.


Grand jury hands up indictments in two prominent cases

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) -- A grand jury has handed out indictments to two people charged with the murder of a man found dead in Syracuse and another man accused of impersonating a Brockport student.


Sheriff's office: Man with knife flips off deputies

FARMINGTON, N.Y. (WHEC) — A Victor man has been arrested after deputies say he gave them the middle finger and walked towards them with a knife. Richard Byers, 31, is charged with menacing a police officer, a felony, after an incident at the Speedway on Route 332 in Farmington early Wednesday mornin


Irondequoit DMV to close temporarily

IRONDEQUOIT, N.Y. (WHEC) -- If you live in Irondequoit and are planning to stop by the DMV next week, you won't be able to, temporarily that is. According to Monroe County Clerk Adam Bello, the Irondequoit office will be closed from April 22 until April 26 due to repairs and refurbishment projects.


Pedestrians struck outside Costco in Rochester

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) -- Ambulances and first responders responded to the Costco in Rochester Thursday afternoon after police say pedestrians were hit. It's not clear how many people were hurt during the incident. Officers were called to the Costco off Westfall Road around 1 p.m. for the crash.


YESHIVA EDUCATION WINS! Court Strikes Down New NY State Yeshiva Guidelines!

As Klal Yisroel is making final preparations for Pesach, YWN is glad to share the breaking news that the State Supreme Court has struck down the State Education Department’s new guidelines and declared them null and void.


Man convicted of manslaughter in deadly shooting on Lyell Avenue

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — A jury convicted a Rochester man on multiple charges in the shooting death of another man on Lyell Avenue. Tremaine Coley, 39, was convicted Thursday of first-degree manslaughter, first-degree robbery, and two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon.


Walk The Talk And Block NYC Pipeline, Activists Tell Cuomo

NEW YORK CITY HALL — More than 300 environmental activists on Thursday demanded Gov. Andrew Cuomo block a natural gas pipeline that they worry could threaten waters off New York City's shoreline.