Category: Police Beat

Wayne County man arrested on felony charge  after holding knife against person’s throat at local business

Wayne County man arrested on felony charge after holding knife against person’s throat at local business

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Rose man on a weapon charge following an investigation on Saturday. Chadd Zerniak, 30, of Rose reportedly entered a business in Huron and was told to leave by the owner. He then ... MORE
Wayne County man pushed, strangled wife during two disputes

Wayne County man pushed, strangled wife during two disputes

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of an Arcadia man following the investigation of two separate domestic incidents. Ryan Brown, 36, was charged with strangulation, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, and harassment. Brown is accused of ... MORE
Police: Hours long standoff ends in Cayuga County without injuries

Police: Hours long standoff ends in Cayuga County without injuries

New York State Police say a 12-hour standoff came to an end on Friday in the town of Fleming. The incident took place on Buck Point Road, and began late-Thursday. A male inside a home refused to leave the residence. Police ultimately ... MORE
Police attempt to ‘take back’ neighborhood through city code after 47 complaints, homicide at one Auburn residence

Police attempt to ‘take back’ neighborhood through city code after 47 complaints, homicide at one Auburn residence

Law enforcement in Auburn say they are taking an unprecedented stand to ‘take back’ a neighborhood in the city that was the scene of a shooting last November. Chief Shawn Butler says a Notice of Public Nuisance was issued to the owner ... MORE
Police: Man charged with sex abuse, forcible touching after incident at Seneca Falls business

Police: Man charged with sex abuse, forcible touching after incident at Seneca Falls business

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a Henrietta man following a sex abuse investigation. Naveed Hussain, 61, was charged with forcible touching, sex abuse, and unlawful imprisonment after an incident at a Seneca Falls business. Police say Hussain forcibly ... MORE
Police: 20-year-old had $40K worth of marijuana

Police: $40,000 worth of marijuana found during investigation

Police arrested a 20-year-old man following an investigation into the sale of marijuana and concentrated cannabis in Cayuga County. The Finger Lakes Drugs Task Force, which was assisted by the Auburn Police Department and New York State Police Violent Gang Narcotics Enforcement ... MORE
Deputies: Patrol car struck for fourth time this week in Schuyler County

Deputies: Hammondsport man hits deputy’s cruiser head-on while fleeing in Schuyler County

It’s been a tough week for patrol cars operated by the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office. They reported another incident, marking the fourth time that one of their patrol vehicles were hit by a suspect in an investigation or case. Deputies say Billy ... MORE
Police: Geneva man charged with unlawfully dealing with a child in Seneca Falls

Police: Geneva man charged with unlawfully dealing with a child in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a Geneva man for unlawfully dealing with a child after an incident at a local apartment complex. Police say Joseph D. Ortiz-Berrios, 22, of Geneva was charged with first-degree unlawfully dealing with a ... MORE
Deputies: Bloomfield man flees scene of rollover crash in Ontario County

Deputies: Bloomfield man flees scene of rollover crash in Ontario County

Deputies say that even though the driver involved in a serious rollover crash fled the scene, he was taken into custody and was uninjured in the incident. On Wednesday at approximately 4:39 p.m. deputies, New York State Police, and multiple fire departments ... MORE
Several dogs, cats removed from home deemed uninhabitable in East Bloomfield

Several dogs, cats removed from home deemed uninhabitable in East Bloomfield

Officials say several dogs and cats were removed from a home deemed unlivable by local code enforcement, after a dog in critical condition was brought to a local vet office. On Tuesday at approximately 12 p.m. the Ontario County Humane Society became ... MORE
Police: Gunshots reported in Ithaca overnight, investigation underway

Police: Gunshots reported in Ithaca overnight, investigation underway

On Tuesday at approximately 10:28 p.m. police were dispatched to several reports of gunshots fired in the area of Elm and Chestnuts streets in Ithaca. Upon arrival, officers spoke with several witnesses who reported hearing gunfire. Witnesses also told police that they ... MORE
Traffic stop on Outlet Rd. leads to DWAI charges in Ontario County

Traffic stop on Outlet Rd. leads to DWAI charges in Ontario County

Deputies report the arrest of a 54-year-old Shortsville resident following a traffic stop on Outlet Road in the town of Manchester. Michelle Williams, 54, was charged with DWAI drugs, DWAI combination of drugs, two counts of possession of a controlled substance, and ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua man charged with felony DWI, operating without license after stop on Niagara Street

Police: Canandaigua man charged with felony DWI, operating without license after stop on Niagara Street

The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a 59-year-old on a number of charges – including a felony count of DWI following a traffic stop on Niagara Street. Misael Gonzalez Perez, 59, of Canandaigua were charged with felony DWI, operating with ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua resident charged with criminal mischief after South Main Street incident

Police: Canandaigua resident charged with criminal mischief after South Main Street incident

Police report the arrest of a Canandaigua man following the investigation of a disturbance at a South Main Street business last week. Police say Taashire T. Brown-Sanders, 25, of Canandaigua was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief after the incident. They say Brown-Sanders ... MORE
Deputies: Missing mother, child prompts investigation in Ontario, surrounding counties

UPDATE: Missing mother, child from Ontario County located; felony arrest made in Wyoming

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports that on May 18th at 6:26 p.m. the Wyoming Highway Patrol located the Nissan SUV that was involved in a missing person’s case. A vehicle was stopped on Interstate 25 in Douglas, Wyoming. Linzy Patrick and ... MORE
Canandaigua woman arrested after disturbance involving minor

Police: Canandaigua woman spanked child with hair brush, charged with endangering

Police report the arrest of a Canandaigua woman following a disturbance on Chapin Street. Lori Crowther, 60, of Canandaigua was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after the report of a disturbance. Pursuant to the investigation, officers determined that Crowther ... MORE
Police: Property damage crash in Canandaigua parking lot leads to aggravated DWI charges

Police: Property damage crash in Canandaigua parking lot leads to aggravated DWI charges

Police report the arrest of a 19-year-old Manchester driver on several charges after an accident in the parking lot of an Eastern Blvd. business in Canandaigua. Police say investigation determined that Tianna Alameda, 19, was operating an involved vehicle and was also ... MORE
Deputies: Bloomfield driver charged with felony DWI after crash in Shortsville

Deputies: Bloomfield driver charged with felony DWI after crash in Shortsville

Deputies report the felony arrest of a 24-year-old Bloomfield resident following an investigation on Water Street in the village of Shortsville. Steven Laky, 24, is accused of operating his vehicle in an intoxicated condition in Shortsville – causing a property damage accident ... MORE