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Hydrocodone pills, tools were allegedly stolen by Tioga County jail sergeant
A Tioga County jail sergeant is accused of stealing about 20 hydrocodone pills from a sealed evidence box, snatching tools and other supplies from the correctional facility, all while on duty.
Crash reported on Route 13 in Newfield
YOUR LOCAL NEWS IS MADE POSSIBLE BY SUPPORT FROMNEWFIELD, N.Y. — Emergency crews are responding to a crash involving multiple vehicles on Route 13 in Newfield.The crash occurred on Route 13 near Ithaca Recreation Sports. Avoid the area if possible.
Sayre man charged with sharing of child pornography, 193 charges of sexual abuse of children
Pennsylvania State Police have charged Jack William Hunter Jr., 54, of Sayre with 188 counts of dissemination of media, 193 counts of sexual abuse of children, and five counts of criminal use of communication facility following investigations of child pornography on April 15.
Elmira Man Facing Charges in Joint Meth Investigation
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - A joint state and city police investigation on the sale of drugs in Elmira lands a 35 year-old local man behind bars.Frank Williams of Elmira was arrested Wednesday, according to officials with the Elmira Police Department. They said;This arrest is the result of an investiga
Two teens injured from fall at Waverly Glen Park
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Health Department Says "More Pros than Cons" for Regulated Marijuana Legalization
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Medical marijuana...legal here in New York State for patients with qualifying medical conditions only. But, a statement released Monday by the state's Health Department leads some to believe it's only a matter of time before recreational use of the drug is legalized too.
Van Etten: Mayor dismisses FD pool-filling controversy as a 'misunderstanding'
VAN ETTEN -- Village Mayor Jake Briggs this week dismissed the recent pool-filling controversy encircling the municipality's fire department, describing the events that took place on June 14 as a "miscommunication."The controversy regarding the Van Etten Fire Department taking water from the municip
Adam Weitsman shares lie detector results amid long-running rumor in Michele Harris case
After winning a lawsuit for defamation, a falseclaim that he was involved in Michele Harris' still-unsolved disappearance, Owego scrap metal dealer Adam Weitsman recently took one more step in an attempt to prove false one of many local rumors surrounding the 17-year-old Tioga County murder case.
Waverly man gets 10 years in prison for attempted rape
More:Tioga County jail sergeant arrested on burglary, official misconduct, drug charges
Tioga County: Prison guard arrested on theft, drug charges
OWEGO -- A corrections sergeant at the Tioga County Jail has been arrested on theft and drug charges.According to Tioga County Sheriff's Deputies, Jonathan Edwards, 36, of Candor, was charged with burglary in the third degree, petit larceny, official misconduct and criminal possession of a controlle
Tioga County jail sergeant arrested on burglary, official misconduct, drug charges
Jonathon Edwards, 36, who worked as a sergeant in the Tioga County jail, is accused of stealing property from the county's public safety building. He was taken into custody there Monday night by investigators with theTioga County Sheriff's Office.
Sewage workers recognized for helping child porn case
A couple months ago, Howard Edward Brooks, former teacher at Elmira Christian Academy, was sentenced to seven years in prison and 10 years of supervised release for multiple child pornography related charges.
Raid leads to pot bust of more that 6 pounds
On June 14, 2018, the New York State Police arrestedRoger Cole, age 24, of Nichols, NY for the felony of Criminal Possession of Marijuana in the 2nd degree and the misdemeanor of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.At approximately 5:45 a.m., members of CNET Southern Tier, Troop C Uniform Troopers an
County Sheriffs looking for armed robbers caught on video
The sheriff's responded to a report of a robbery around 12:01 a.m. at McDonalds, where it was reported two suspects entered the restaurant with handguns and demanded money from the employees. Once they had received an undisclosed amount of money, they fled in an unknown direction.
Damaged light pole leads to arrest
On June 16, 2018 at 2:48 a.m., New York State Police at Owego arrestedWesley J. Garrity, age 65, of Waverly, NY for the felony of Driving While Ability Impaired by Combined Influence of Drugs or Alcohol. He was also issued several traffic tickets.Troopers were dispatched to Tioga Downs in the town
Drug raid on Mygatt Street nets 2 arrests, cocaine and loaded handgun
Police made two arrests Tuesday after a Mygatt Street drug raid that revealed cocaine, a loaded handgun and $1,750 in profits from narcotics trafficking.
Ithaca Police looking for woman acting “strangely” on West Hill - 14850
The woman, described as a white female in her mid 20s, barefoot, with dark curly hair, wearing a black half shirt and dark leggings, was last seen running into the woods on Westfield Drive.
Waverly: South Waverly Dandy robber arrested for violating parole
WAVERLY -- A Sayre man who was convicted two years ago for the 2015 armed robbery of the Dandy Mini Mart on Keystone Avenue in South Waverly is in trouble with the law again.According to Waverly Village Police, Eric Edward Estes, 23, was taken into custody early Saturday morning as a "fugitive from
Sheriff's office investigating armed robbery of Lansing McDonald's
At about 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, two people entered the McDonald's and demanded money while displaying handguns, the sheriff's office said. The two suspects then exited the restaurant "with an unknown amount of cash" and fled the area.
Binghamton, Newark Valley residents ID'd as victims of Nanticoke fatal crash
Broome County Sheriff's deputies have identified the victims of Saturday's fatal motorcycle crash as Kathryn Schultheis, 41, of Binghamton and Brandy Lynn, 39, of Newark Valley.