Category: Police Beat

Deputies: Alcohol believed to be a factor in serious, one-car crash in Arcadia

Deputies: Alcohol believed to be a factor in serious, one-car crash in Arcadia

Deputies say they were called to a one-car personal injury crash that happened around 9:45 a.m. in Arcadia on Thursday. Scott Herman, 48, of Marion was traveling south on Ryder Rd. in the town of Arcadia when he lost control fo his ... MORE
Felony charges for Romulus suspect in violent domestic incident, victim treated at Strong Hospital

Felony charges for Romulus suspect in violent domestic incident, victim treated at Strong Hospital

Deputies arrested a 45-year-old Romulus man on a felony warrant following an investigation into a domestic incident that happened in Varick. Arrell Henhawk, 45, of Romulus was charged with second-degree menacing, second-degree assault, second-degree strangulation- all as felonies. He was also charged ... MORE
Police: Newark man facing felony charge after Geneva domestic

Police: Newark man facing felony charge after Geneva domestic

Police report the arrest of a Newark man following an investigation into a domestic incident. DaJuan Sims, 26, of Newark was charged with unlawful imprisonment in the first degree, a felony. Sims is accused of restraining a person and exposing them to ... MORE
One charged after December burglary in Geneva; second suspect remains at-large

One charged after December burglary in Geneva; second suspect remains at-large

Police report the arrest of a 37-year-old Geneva man following a burglary near Maxwell Ave. and Pleasant St. in December. Officers were called to that location for a burglary in progress complaint, and upon arrival- stated that two males entered his home ... MORE
Felony arrest stems from investigation into drugs sent to Cayuga County Jail

Felony arrest stems from investigation into drugs sent to Cayuga County Jail

One person faces a felony charge after an investigation into drugs that were sent to the Cayuga County Jail. Sheriff Brian Schenck says Joshua Bilinski, 29, of Cicero was charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband. On December 12 a custody officer inspecting ... MORE
Shortsville man charged after investigation into series of burglaries

Shortsville man charged after investigation into series of burglaries

Sheriff Henderson says a Shortsville man was taken into custody after a lengthy investigation into a series of burglaries that occurred in Ontario County. The string of larcenies occurred between September 2020 and present day, according to the Sheriff, who said that ... MORE
Deputies say alcohol likely a factor, as investigation into one-car crash continues in Palmyra

Deputies say alcohol likely a factor, as investigation into one-car crash continues in Palmyra

Deputies say a Newark driver was sent to the hospital following a one-car crash in Wayne County this week. The crash happened a little before midnight on Tuesday, according to deputies, who say that Consuello Dewolf was headed west on State Rt ... MORE
Deputies: Driver struck house, parked vehicles in village of Manchester

Deputies: Driver struck house, parked vehicles in village of Manchester

Deputies report the arrest of a Penn Yan woman following a property damage crash in the village of Manchester. Brianna McMinn, 21, of Penn Yan is accused of striking a house and multiple parked vehicles in her car on Lehigh Avenue. The ... MORE
Deputies: Felony charges for driver after DWI crash in Arcadia

Deputies: Felony charges for driver after DWI crash in Arcadia

Deputies report the arrest of a 64-year-old Lyons driver following an incident at the intersection of Arcadia Zurich Norris Rd. and Zurch Rd. Arnold Queor, 64, of Lyons was charged with felony DWI, felony DWI with a BAC over 0.08%, failure to ... MORE
Court docs allege that Walworth teen shot deputy during incident at Wayne Central Middle School

Court docs allege that Walworth teen shot deputy during incident at Wayne Central Middle School

There’s been more information obtained following the incident that placed the Wayne Central Middle School on lockdown earlier this week. It happened during the morning hours on Monday when Thomas Franco, 19, of Walworth- an employee of the district- was involved in ... MORE
Still no arrests after pickup truck stolen from Auburn, used in high speed chase that ended in Geneva

Still no arrests after pickup truck stolen from Auburn, used in high speed chase that ended in Geneva

The owner of the pickup truck that was stolen and used in a high-speed chase between Seneca and Ontario counties says he only left it idling for 30 or 40 seconds. Erik Winks, who spoke with the Auburn Citizen about his pickup ... MORE
Felony charges follow traffic stop in Sodus after significant amount of drugs found

Felony charges follow traffic stop in Sodus after significant amount of drugs found

Deputies report the arrest of a Sodus man following an investigation into a traffic stop around 3 a.m. on Tuesday. Phillip Bean, 33, of Sodus was charged with felony criminal possession of a controlled substance with the intent to sell, felony criminal ... MORE
Sheriff: Inmate placed 100+ phone calls to court protected party in Ontario County

Sheriff: Inmate placed 100+ phone calls to court protected party in Ontario County

More than 100 illegal phone calls were placed to a protected party from an inmate at the Ontario County Jail, according to investigators with the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports that on Tuesday Logan French, 19, of Canandaigua was ... MORE
Shooting at Ithaca hotel under investigation, victim hospitalized

Shooting at Ithaca hotel under investigation, victim hospitalized

Police in Ithaca say they are investigating a shooting that happened at a hotel in the 400 block of S. Meadow St. Officers responded to the area of the hotel, which happened around 10 p.m. on Monday for the report of shots ... MORE
Felony charges for Painted Post sex offender, FBI and NYSP assisted with investigation

Sheriff: Sex offender facing felony charges after Steuben County investigation

Sheriff Jim Allard says investigators took a 27-year-old Painted Post resident into custody following a sex offender investigation. Jordan Sowersby, 27, of Painted Post was arrested after a search warrant was executed in the town of Erwin at his residence. Sheriff Allard ... MORE