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Police charge Himrod woman with arson
PENN YAN — Village police have arrested a Himrod woman on numerous charges, including arson, after she allegedly tried to burn down a house July 15.Denise A. Ault, 40, was arrested Sunday on felony charges of third-degree arson and first-degree criminal contempt, along with a misdemeanor charge of s
Unwanted Text Messages Lead To Arrest By Troopers; City PD Looking For Man Wanted For Stealing Car
New York State Police Homer tell us they’ve arrested Jeffrey Harris, age 53, Alpine, NY on Tuesday. (July 17th)
Canandaigua nursing home employees fired for allegedly posting photos of residents on Snapchat
"When we learned of wrongdoing by the individuals involved, we immediately reported to the appropriate authorities and are cooperating fully with their investigations," according to a statement released Wednesday from Thompson Health.
Horseheads police vehicle struck while at traffic stop, two officers hospitalized
While stopped, the patrol vehicle wasstruck from behindby another vehicle, according to a news release. Two police officers, along with the operator of the striking vehicle, were transported toArnot Ogden Medical Center, where they were treated for minor injuries and released.
UPDATE: Driver allegedly under the influence, strikes Horseheads police car
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - New details are available on the car crash Thursday morning at 12:41 a.m. on Watkins Road, near Wygant Road in Horseheads.
BREAKING: Horseheads police car hit; 2 officers sent to ER
WATKINS RD., HORSEHEADS (18 NEWS) - A Horseheads police car was hit last night during a traffic stop. Police tell us two officers were transported to Arnot Ogden Medical Center for minor injuries, and were later released.
Police: Woman assaults people in apartment, returns 2 days later to set fire
Police arrested Ault and charged her with second-degree burglary, third-degree assault, endangering the welfare of a child, criminal trespass and second-degree harassment. She was remanded to the Yates County Jail on $2,000 cash bail or $4,000 bond.
Man hospitalized for gunshot wound after shooting on Johnson St.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 News) - A man is hospitalized for a gunshot wound, after police responded to a residence on the 800 block of Johnson St. for a report of a shooting, on Wednesday morning, before 3 a.m.
‘Like A Ghost Town’: Erratic Nursing Home Staffing Revealed Through New Records
This story also ran onThe New York Times.This story can be republished for free (details).ITHACA, N.Y. — Most nursing homes had fewer nurses and caretaking staff than they had reported to the government, according to new federal data, bolstering the long-held suspicions of many families that staffin
WATERLOO SHOOTING: Victim 'in fear all the time'
WATERLOO — Lori McConnell’s children and the sole survivor of the July 10 shootings in Waterloo are not at all surprised that McConnell’s former boyfriend, Emerson “John” Tohafjian, is accused of killing her.And though they are certain he pulled the trigger, they feel some of the responsibility lies
Ithaca police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Route 13
ITHACA, N.Y. — A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Route 13 and Willow Avenue on Wednesday evening, police say.
Bradford County: Chase suspect pleads guilty to six charges
TOWANDA -- An Addison, N.Y., man who led police on a high speed chase from New York to Athens Township late last year recently pleaded guilty in Bradford County Court of Common Pleas to six charges stemming from that incident.Kevin A. Krowiak, 30, pleaded guilty to fleeing and eluding, a third-degre
Ithaca man sentenced to seven years in prison in connection with robbery convictions
In each robbery, Slater displayed what appeared to be a black pistol and demanded money from bank employees, a news release from the Tompkins County District Attorney's Office stated. During the investigation, police discovered evidence that the black pistol was likely a pellet gun Slater bought at
Watkins Glen restaurant giving back to first responders
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (18 News) - A Watkins Glen restaurant, Nickel's Pit BBQ, is giving back to first responders for keeping those in the community safe.
Landscaping contractor allegedly stole $45K from Canandaigua homeowner
David T. Michel Jr., 22, of Liverpool, Onondaga County was charged Tuesday with third-degree-grand larceny, a felony, according to New York State Police investigator Mark Eifert.
Two Suspects Arrested For Alleged Fraud of Elderly Woman
BATH, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Brandon Todd, 24, and Amanda Yates, 30, of Prattsburgh were arrested Sunday for allegedly coercing an elderly woman into letting them live in her residence and signing over $7,500 to them.
Sheriff's Office: Deputies find hallucinogen, ecstasy on driver in Lansing
LANSING, N.Y. — While on patrol shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday on East Shore Drive in Lansing, deputies from the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office spotted a man pulled over to the side of the road who appeared to be passed out.
Wayne-based Headwater Food Hub merges with Ithaca company
ONTARIO — Headwater Food Hub recently announced that it is merging with the Ithaca-based Crooked Carrot.The move, effective July 1, brings together growing networks of farmers and producers, our communities of partners and customers, and our leadership teams to better pursue our shared mission to tr
Finger Lakes Cheese Festival July 28th
ODESSA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Finger Lakes Cheese Festival is slated for Saturday July 28th, 2018 from10:00am-5:00pm at Sunset View Creamery in Odessa, NY, just east of Watkins Glen and south of Ithaca