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Rome man accused of raping 15-year-old girl
Over the course of four months, enough evidence was collected to charge 26-year-old Joshua Sherman with third-degree rape, a felony.
The first snowflakes of the season for some...
Much colder weather is on the way as an arctic front barrels through early Wednesday morning. This front brings scattered rain showers, along with a push of much colder air. By the afternoon, temperatures will only climb into the 40s. The cold air will trigger heavy lake effect rain, most likely in
Two Utica Men Busted With Half A Pound Of Cocaine On I-87
Cuda and his passenger, 36-year-old Dennis Rodgers of Utica, were arrested and are facing several charges including:
Earlville man arrested for welfare fraud
Lenox, NY — An Earlville man was arrested for welfare fraud totaling $2,112.On Oct. 15, Madison County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested Justin T. Marris, 26, of Earlville, was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny, first-degree offering a false instrument for f
Police say West Rome man choked son’s girlfriend during dispute
Police said Thomas P. Matt, of 216 Liberty Gardens, started arguing with his son’s girlfriend about her having a friend at the apartment at about 9:18 p.m. Police said the girlfriend lived with her boyfriend and his family, but her boyfriend was not home at the time. During the argument, police said
Teen accused of driving stolen car
State police said Christopher M. Montgomery Jr., 18, was pulled over for speeding on the Thruway at about 10:33 p.m. Saturday. Once stopped, troopers said they learned that the vehicle had been reported stolen to the DeWitt Police Department in Onondaga County on Sept. 30.
CNY town to replace traffic signs wrongly installed nearly 20 years ago
The yield signs were arbitrarily placed at various intersections back when the neighborhoods were first constructed in 1999-2000, Venesky said. Stop signs should have been placed instead of the yield signs, he said.
Rome man charged with rape of teenage girl in city
Joshua J. Sherman, of Rome, had sex with a 15-year-old girl in Rome in early July, according to Inv. Mark R. Chrysler with the county Child Advocacy Center.
3 people injured in 2-vehicle crash in New Hartford
NEW HARTFORD – Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in New Hartford over the weekend, according to the New Hartford Police Department.Police say in the late morning on Saturday, they responded to the intersection of Roberts Road and Mohawk Street in New Hartford for a report of an accide
Police accuse Utica woman of switching tags at Walmart
Police said Jennifer L. Martin, 36, of Utica, switched several price tags between different merchandise at Walmart at about 9:30 p.m. Oct. 10.
Chilly fall weather through midweek, an update on snowflakes Wednesday night & Thursday
Temperatures this morning will start between 37 and 43 for many areas at sunrise. There are some localized lake effect clouds over portions of central and north-central New York. Areas that have this during the morning will be a cloudier versus other areas. Most spots should be dry. However, some lo
Rome Woman Facing Animal Cruelty Charges For Leaving Dog In Car
Ultimately, Troopers broke the window and removed the dog from the vehicle in good health and charged 54-year-old Dana Studer of Rome with Ag and Markers Law Section 353, Animal Cruelty.
Emergency alert goes out to Oneida district parents
Wampsville, N.Y. — An emergency alert went out to parents Monday afternoon after a teacher had a medical emergency.Nicole Pitt, public relations specialist for the Oneida City School District, said a teacher for the Otto Shortell Middle School had a medical emergency.
Police: 2 Utica men found with 226 grams of cocaine during traffic stop
Two people from Utica are facing charges after they were allegedly found with 226 grams of cocaine during a traffic stop on I-87, according to New York State Police.Police say around 9:02 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, troopers stopped a vehicle on I-87 in the village of Ardsley, Westchester County, for mult
Area Police Blotters – Week of Oct. 5-12
Found in the area of Kinney Drugs: Three pairs of sunglasses, fit bit, USB and four sets of keys. Contact the Cazenovia Police Department at (315) 655-3276 to claim.
Police: Utica woman switched price tags of items at Walmart to buy them for cheaper
After completing the transaction, the woman was confronted by a Walmart employee. Police responded and identified the woman as Jennifer L. Martin, 36, of Utica.
UPDATE: SWAT teams deploying gas inside Baldwinsville home where standoff continues
BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The Onondaga County Sheriff's Office says SWAT teams are deploying gas inside a Village of Baldwinsville home, where a standoff began on Saturday night.
Driver in serious condition after crashing into home in Vernon
Vernon, N.Y. —A driver is in serious condition after crashing into a home Friday afternoon in Vernon, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's Office.It happened on Route 5 near Youngs Road just before 4:30 p.m. on Friday.The driver was the only person in the car at the time of the crash and was rus
Town of Paris man arrested
PARIS, NY- Oneida County Sheriff's officials say they responded to a call for a domestic dispute at a home on Church Road in Paris around 1:30 Friday afternoon. When deputies arrived, they say 58-year-old Robert Hailston fled the home and went into a nearby corn field.Sheriff's officials say when de
VVS win over Oneida may have come at cost
The Red Devils answered back with a drive that took over five minutes and chewed up 67 yards on seven plays. Oliver scored on a nine-yard run and the extra point made it 21-12 with 3:41 left in the half. They got the ball back again later in the half on an interception of a pass by Joslyn, who took