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Do-over after jury verdict 'set aside' in SS daycare benefit case
CANANDIAGUA — In September of this year an Ontario County woman was found guilty of fourth degree grand larceny after a three day trial and one day of jury deliberation. On Tuesday that verdict was ‘dismissed’ or ‘set aside’ and a new trial rescheduled.
Attempted abduction reported in Geneva
GENEVA, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - The Geneva Police Department is alerting the public after an attempted abduction Monday afternoon. Police say a 13-year-old male was walking home from Geneva Middle School, in the area of Pulteney Street near William Street, when a black minivan parked behind him.
Deputies search for burglary suspect in Victor
VICTOR, NY (WROC) - A search is underway in Farmington after deputies surprised burglars in Victor. Around 2:35 p.m. Tuesday, deputies were called to a home on Gillis Road for a report of a burglary. At the scene, deputies say a suspect hopped in a vehicle and took off. Deputies chased and finally a
Police seeking information on fatal Highway 17 collision
The Ontario Provincial Police Sudbury detachment is requesting the assistance of the public in relation to a fatal collision that occurred on Highway 17 on Dec. 16. At around 3:20 p.m. on Dec. 16, members of the Sudbury OPP and Technical Collision Investigations (TCI) as well as the Markstay-Warren
Geneva Police investigating after 13-year-old was almost kidnapped while walking home from school
GENEVA, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The Geneva Police Department is investigating the attempted abduction of a 13-year-old boy who was walking home from Geneva Middle School on Monday. Police say around 3:20 p.m., the boy was walking on Pulteney Street and a black Toyota Sienna parked behind him.
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.
Crooks steal $13K in tools from Canandaigua job site
CANANDAIGUA — It's a week before Christmas, and Jordan Christian is working two and a half hours away from his three kids. And over the weekend, $13,000 worth of tools were stolen from Christian after he put in another six-day work week.
Luck runs out for lottery winner after cashing ticket
A lottery winner was robbed of $40 late Saturday afternoon minutes after cashing in his tickets at an Ontario Street convenience store, according to a police report. The robbery occurred around 5:30 p.m. around the corner from Ontario Best Value, 500 Ontario, police said. The victim told police he w
Search conducted for man who went over Canadian side of Niagara Falls
Crews spent Sunday afternoon searching for an elderly man that was seen going over Niagara Falls on the Canadian side of the border. According to reports from the U.S. Coast Guard Station in Buffalo, Niagara Parks Police in Ontario said the incident occurred about 11 a.m. Sunday when the man, descri
Deputies searching for missing boy
ONTARIO COUNTY (WROC-TV) - Ontario County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a missing 11-year-old boy. According to deputies, Jaceon Hadsell was last seen in Geneva at the America's Best Value Inn.
Ceremony Remembers Those Buried At Fort Ontario
OSWEGO – “We shall remember.” Lt. Colonel Robert Ormsbee, US Army, made that pledge Saturday to Lt. Basil Dunbar (1759) to S. Sgt. Robert T. McEwen (1943) and all the others in between that have been laid to rest in Fort Ontario’s Post Cemetery.
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.
Search continues: Branden Bodson-Gratton remains missing as GSPS, OPP continue efforts to find him
Updated Dec. 16 at 5 p.m. On Dec. 15, the Ontario Provincial Police helicopter joined Greater Sudbury Police ground efforts this weekend in the search for Branden Bodson-Gratton.
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
NY boundaries on pilot hemp program misinterpreted as ‘ban,’ attorney says
Counter to the chatter aroused by a recent report, the State of New York has not ‘banned’ CBD, according to an expert on the legality of hemp products. The state did however put some boundaries around a pilot agricultural program.
Canadian resident, 23, charged with assaulting U.S. customs officer
A Canadian resident accused of assaulting a U.S. customs officer Monday is being held by U.S. Customs and Border Protection pending a detention hearing set for next Tuesday, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
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.
Wreaths Across America brings hundreds to Fort Ontario
OSWEGO — It was a solemn, grey afternoon speckled with crisp flashes of red, white and blue at the grounds of Fort Ontario on Saturday as more than 100 people turned out to honor the 45 fallen American soldiers interred at the fort’s Post Cemetery.
Rochester man arrested in Bath for selling drugs
BATH, N.Y. (WETM) - A Rochester man faces charges for selling drugs in the Village of Bath. Bath Police said 23-year-old Jahari Hush was arrested at a home in the village. Police found crack cocaine, marijuana and a large amount of cash on him.
Man charged after leading chase from customs, assaulting officer
A Canadian man who sped through a customs checkpoint at the Lewistown-Queenston Bridge and led police on a high-speed chase, eventually crashing into a New York State Police patrol vehicle in Grand Island has been charged.