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Shooting Overnight in Utica sends man to hospital
UTICA--Breaking news this overnight...a man is in the hospital after he was shot on Pleasant Street in Utica around Midnight.The first calls came in for a shooting and an assault at 221 Pleasant Street at 12:01 this morning.When our crews got to that address the street was blocked off. Utica Police
Utica man charged in homicide investigation
When the police arrived, emergency crews were helping 49-year-old Cheri Saupp, who was transported to a local hospital where she died.
Herkimer man charged with manslaughter in connection to Utica woman's death
Brian Brewczynski, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned on a charge of first-degree manslaughter Friday morning in Utica City Court.
New Hartford police seek identity of larceny suspect
The New Hartford Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a larceny suspect.NEW HARTFORD – The New Hartford Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a larceny suspect.Police say they’re seeking the identity of the man pictured in the surveillance photo regar
Arrest Made In Death Of Utica Woman
A Utica man has been arrested in the death of a woman whose body was found last week inside a home on the 600 block of William Street.Utica Policehave charged 32-year old Brian Brewczyski with first-degree manslaughter.Police say 49-year old Cheri Saupp died from head injuries.
Utica Police Investigating Pleasant Street Shooting
Utica Policeare investigating a shooting that took place shortly after midnight on the 200 block of Pleasant Street.Police says the victim, 34-year old Pablo Goico, was taken to the hospital for treatment.His injuries are not life-threatening.
Rome’s Premier Aviation to shut down, eliminating more than 100 jobs
ROME, N.Y. — Premier Aviation Overhaul Center in Rome will close in August, the company said.
Canastota woman wins more than $100K playing bingo at Turning Stone
Donna was playing bingo on May 3 when she bought into MPBingo and won the $108,471 Blue Progressive Jackpot, according to a news release.
DeWitt police seize pounds of marijuana, prescription pills during drug bust
DEWITT, N.Y. -- Pounds of marijuana, prescription pills and other drugs were seized by police during a two-month investigation in DeWitt.
Premier Aviation in Rome to close, 150 jobs lost
ROME, N.Y. – Nearly 150 people working at a company in Rome will soon be out of a job. Premier Aviation Overhaul Center Ltd. told its employees it will close its Griffiss International Airport facility by the end of August.The company distributed a WARN notice (Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notif
Sauquoit man arrested after nearly year-long motorcycle crash investigation
On Wednesday, 21-year-old Jacob Bullard of Sauquoit was arrested by New Hartford police and the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office on an Oneida County arrest warrant, following an indictment by an Oneida County Grand Jury.
Man accused of threatening UC indicted for alleged identity theft
Fahrudin Omerovic, 23, was indicted Thursday by an Oneida County Grand Jury on charges of felony identity theft and misdemeanor petit larceny.
McDonald's drive-thru call leads to Leandra's Law charge for Rome woman
According to the Rome Police Department, around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday police were called to the McDonald’s at 1707 Black River Blvd. for a report of a suspicious vehicle. Police say the vehicle was in the drive-thru at the time police were called, and the driver was believed to be intoxicated.
Denny's waitress talks about having her butt slapped by customer
Monday began like hundreds of other workdays for Jayme Adair, who waits tables at Denny's, in Rome. Then, she took Clarence Locke Jr.'s drink order...
Oneida man charged with aggravated unlicensed operation
DENMARK — State police on Wednesday arrested Paul W. Walker, 38, Oneida, with second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, a class U misdemeanor. He was also cited with speeding, an infraction.
Man charged in meth bust
Police said they were dispatched to 211 Park Drive Manor for possible drug activity at about 4:25 p.m. Police said they found Nicholas A. Locorini, of Clayville, in the driver’s seat of the reported vehicle, under the influence of drugs.
The Doyle to open its doors for tenants soon in Baggs Square area
The Doyle is a mixed-use building with more than 50 apartment units on the upper floors and retail space on the first floor, including a restaurant, according to The Doyle’swebsite. There are studio apartments, one-bedroom apartments and two-bedroom apartments for rent.
Herkimer man accused of possessing cocaine inside county jail
Devin Joyner, 22, is charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband and fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office.
Westmoreland edged in five-inning playoff game
Justin Matteson suffered the loss on the mound for Westmoreland, tossing five innings, giving up two runs on three hits while striking out six and walking three. Andrew Scalise drove in the Bulldogs’ only run of the game in the first inning.
Letter: Oneida Nation casinos still violating federal law
In November of 2017, president of Upstate Citizens for Equality, Inc. David B. Vickers filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request seeking all documents connected to the Oneida Indian Nation of New York (OINNY) regarding its giving notice to the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) of its