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Seneca County Sheriff’s Investigator issued traffic tickets in Bath accident

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Geneva man following the investigation into a one car motor vehicle collision that occurred on County Route 13 in the Town of Bath on May 21, 2017. James F. Conkey 47, of East Lake Road in Geneva was charged with Driving With a Blood Alcohol Content of .08% or Greater... more

Steuben County man convicted of murder in 2016 arson case

A jury has convicted a Steuben County man of murder in connection to a February 2016 arson case. Joseph Meyers, 45, was accused of murdering David O’Dell, then setting O’Dell’s home on fire. According to WENY, a Steuben County jury took less than three hours of deliberation to find Meyers guilty of 1st and 2nd degree murder, 2 counts of... more

Police: Bath woman let child, 5, wander in dark as she drank

State Police arrested a woman from Bath after they said she let her child wander alone outside in the dark. According to troopers, 32-year-old Carolyn Rossman let a five-year-old child stay outside without anyone watching while it was dark outside. Rossman was allegedly intoxicated and continued to drink alcohol inside her home for “an extended period of time” during these... more

Painted Post sex offender arrested after violating probation

An organized probation initiative in Steuben County resulted in one arrest — after a sex offender was found to be violating the conditions of his parole. Sheriff James Allard and Probation Director Cheryl Crocker say they were assisted by State Police and that the six hour detail utilized three local agencies. They executed unannounced home visits of probationers to ensure... more

Sex offender charged with endangering, forcibly touching minor in Penn Yan

The Penn Yan Police Department has located a Delevan man, who was wanted on a variety of sex offenses, which are said to have occurred in the Village. Adam E. Webster, 31, of Delevan was arrested and charged with unlawful imprisonment, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child after being located by New York State Police in Bath.... more

Bath man arrested after stabbing in the village

Bath man arrested after stabbing in the village
A Bath man was arrested after a stabbing incident Tuesday night. Shortly after 10:30 pm Tuesday, Bath Police responded to West Morris Street for a report of someone being stabbed. There they found a 65 year old man with a stab wound in his left bicep. After investigating, Bath Police arrested Ronald Griffin, 65 years old from Bath. He's charged... more

Bath resident charged after punching two females in the face in Canandaigua

Bath resident charged after punching two females in the face in Canandaigua
The Canandaigua Police Department reports that a 35-year-old Bath man was arrested on Mill Street, in the City of Canandaigua following a physical altercation with two female victims. Authorities say that Jon B. Hilligus, 35, of Bath was charged with two counts of harassment in the second degree, after allegedly punching two females — ages 24 and 25 — in... more