Category: Police Beat

Police: Sodus man was sharing child porn online

Police: Sodus man was sharing child porn online

State Police arrested a Sodus man Thursday after they said he was sharing child pornography online. State Police investigators in Williamson arrested Jeffery Bishop, 40, on one count of felony possessing a sexual performance of a child and unlawful possession of marijuana ... MORE

Geneva man extradited from New Jersey on Ontario County indictment

A Geneva man was extradited from New Jersey on an indictment out of Ontario County. The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office says that Felix Ortiz Jr., 38, of Geneva was arrested and charged with aggravated criminal contempt, criminal contempt in the first degree, ... MORE

Canadice man arrested after domestic incident in Ontario County

Deputies in Ontario County say that a Canadice man was arrested on Thursday following an investigation into a domestic incident. Deputies say that Carlton Herring, 42, of Canadice was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after pushing a female victim ... MORE
Drunk Penn Yan man tries to block roadway

Drunk Penn Yan man tries to block roadway

On early Saturday morning at about 1:50 am, Penn Yan Village Police arrested 49-year-old Leon C. Fuller of Sheppard Street in Penn Yan after a complaint of an intoxicated subject walking in the roadway blocking traffic. Officers located Fuller walking in the ... MORE

Florida man accused of stealing iPad from DSS in Ontario County

On Thursday at approximately 6:30 pm a Florida man was arrested in Ontario County on burglary charges. Deputies say that Travis Rutherford, 25, of Belleview, Florida allegedly stole an iPad while he was at the Department of Social Services in Canandaigua. He ... MORE
Geneva man arrested after 5-month investigation into sale of cocaine in city

Geneva man arrested after 5-month investigation into sale of cocaine in city

On Thursday after completing a five month investigation, members of the Geneva Police Department Drug Enforcement Unit along with marked units arrested a suspect in that investigation on Pre-Emption St. in the City of Geneva. Authorities say that Dresmond L. Carrion, 19, ... MORE

Canandaigua man arrested on drug charges in Penn Yan

On Wednesday, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested a Canandaigua man on two charges after a warrant was issued out of Penn Yan Court for his arrest. Authorities say that Michael J. Bruno Jr., of Canandaigua was charged with criminally injecting a ... MORE

Amherst man charged after having fake registration, inspection sticker

On Friday at 9:10 am an Amherst man was charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument in the third degree by Ontario County Deputies. The charges stem from a traffic stop on State Route 364 in the Town of Canandaigua when ... MORE

Sodus man arrested after entering house illegally

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that a Sodus man was charged after an incident on Sodus Center Rd. in the Town of Sodus on August 13, 2016. Deputies say that Garrick Powers, 24, of Sodus allegedly entered a home on Sodus ... MORE

Sodus man allegedly threatened ex-girlfriend; charged with harassment

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that a Sodus man was charged with aggravated harassment following an investigation into a threat made against his ex-girlfriend. Deputies say that Geno R. Thomas, 31, of Sodus was charged with aggravated harassment in the second ... MORE

Man charged with robbery after altercation in grocery story in Wayne Co.

An Ontario man has been charged with two counts after an investigation into an incident, which started as a physical altercation, according to authorities in Wayne County. Deputies say that Anthony A. Loquasto, 31, of Ontario was charged with robbery in the ... MORE
Victor woman allegedly reports incident to avoid ticket; ticketed anyway

Victor woman allegedly reports incident to avoid ticket; ticketed anyway

A Victor woman falsely reported an incident in an effort to get out of a ticket, according to deputies in Ontario County. On September 10 in the Town of Manchester during a routine traffic stop — deputies were directed to 2 Kendall ... MORE

Wayne Co. man accused of striking female, attempting to steal purse

A Rochester man was charged on August 4 in an attempted robbery that took place in Wayne County, according to Sheriff Barry Virts. Virts says that Tedurell A. Williams, 24, of Rochester was charged with attempted robbery in the third degree and ... MORE
Naples man charged with DWI after accident

Naples man charged with DWI after accident

A Naples man was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital after an accident in Ontario County where he was later charged with driving while intoxicated. Deputies say that Dakota Alen Burgess, 22, of Naples was charged with driving while intoxicated in the Town ... MORE

Three men charged in major marijuana bust in Sempronius

Three men have been charged with growing more than 100 marijuana plants in the town of Sempronius, according to the Cayuga County District Attorney’s Office. Cole R. Dorward, Charles “CJ” C. Bush and Joseph J. Bean were arraigned in Cayuga County criminal ... MORE
Farmington woman charged with DWAI drugs and alcohol following traffic stop

Farmington woman charged with DWAI drugs and alcohol following traffic stop

A 27-year-old Farmington woman was arrested for driving while ability impaired by drugs after a traffic stop on Outlet Road in the Town of Manchester. Deputies say Katelyn Marie Demeyers, 27, of Farmington was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs ... MORE
Wayland woman charged with DWAI after traffic stop in Ontario County

Wayland woman charged with DWAI after traffic stop in Ontario County

A Wayland woman was charged with driving while ability impaired by drugs int he Town of Victor on School Road last week, according to the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies say that Kathleen D. Dewey, 53, of Wayland was arrested for driving ... MORE
One operator of smoke shop at Finger Lakes Drive-In arrested

One operator of smoke shop at Finger Lakes Drive-In arrested

In a story that seems to be getting odder by the day, one man has been taken into custody for violating probation, who was operating the smoke shop at the Finger Lakes Drive-In. The Town of Aurelius is taking legal action against ... MORE