Category: Phelps

Phelps man charged with child endangerment after incident

Phelps man charged with child endangerment after incident

A Phelps man faces a child endangerment charge after a reported domestic incident this week. Deputies say that on January 18th a little before 3 p.m. Peter Tournois was arrested for endangering the welfare of a child. He was taken into custody ... MORE
Phelps woman heading to prison after stealing $1.4 million from Seneca Falls employer

Phelps woman heading to prison after stealing $1.4 million from Seneca Falls employer

A 55-year-old Phelps woman was sentenced on Friday in federal court on wire fraud charges. Karen Owens, 55, who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from her Seneca Falls employer will have to pay a little more than $600,000 and spend two ... MORE
Phelps man faces felony drug charge, case will go before grand jury

Phelps man faces felony drug charge, case will go before grand jury

An Ontario County man is facing a felony charge, and could face several others as an investigation continues. Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports the arrest of a Phelps man for third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. It’s a Class B felony, and ... MORE
One charged with stalking, menacing, and harassment after Phelps incident

One charged with stalking, menacing, and harassment after Phelps incident

Deputies say a 26-year-old Phelps resident was taken into custody on several charges after incident that occurred on Monday. Following investigation Constantyn Wirlo, 26, of Phelps was charged with stalking, menacing, and aggravated harassment following an incident that occurred on Franklin Street ... MORE
Boys and Girls Club of Geneva to partner with Foodlink

Boys and Girls Club of Geneva will become full-time Foodlink partner in 2021

Chris Lavin says hunger during the coronavirus pandemic has been a ‘private crisis’. There were temporary job losses, permanent ones, and a reduction in hours for those who worked in the service industry. It led to a private crisis that he says ... MORE
Seneca Falls man ticketed after crash on Rt. 96 in Ontario County

Seneca Falls man ticketed after crash on Rt. 96 in Ontario County

Deputies responded to an area of State Route 96 just east of County Road 13 for the report of a single-car crash on Monday a little before 3 p.m. in Ontario County. They say Asa Poormon, 25, of Seneca Falls was traveling ... MORE
Phelps business owner looks forward after part of building, parking lot crumbles into Flint Creek

Part of popular wine bar in Phelps collapses into Flint Creek

Giving up is too easy. It would be easy to do after a major retaining wall next to Waterside Wine Bar in Phelps collapsed on Christmas Day. When the retaining wall fell, it took out part of the building and parking lot ... MORE
Deputies: Three hospitalized after two-car crash in Canandaigua

Deputies: Three hospitalized after two-car crash in Canandaigua

On Thursday at approximately 11:30 a.m. deputies responded with the Canandaigua Fire Department and Canandaigua Emergency Squad to the intersection of State Routes 5&20 and 364 for a personal injury crash. Upon investigation it was determined that David Smith, 52, of Phelps ... MORE
Sheriff: Brighton man dead after one-car crash in Ontario County

Sheriff: Brighton man dead after one-car crash in Ontario County

Sheriff Kevin Henderson says a Brighton man died in a fatal crash on County Road 25 at County Road 27. It happened in the town of Phelps around 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday when James Carey, 28, of Brighton was traveling west on ... MORE
Pickup truck destroyed by fire in Phelps

Pickup truck destroyed by fire in Phelps

First responders were called to a vehicle fire around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday in the town of Phelps on Route 14. Deputies say Oaks Corners, Phelps, and North Side fire departments responded to the scene. When firefighters arrived a 1987 Ford F350 ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario County, Phelps
Clyde man charged with sexually abusing child, case to be presented to grand jury

Clyde man charged with sexually abusing child, case to be presented to grand jury

New York State Police report the arrest of a Clyde man following an anonymous complaint about a sexually abused child. After an investigation, troopers arrested 46-year-old Stacy Martin, of Clyde for first-degree sex abuse and first-degree contact with an individual under the ... MORE
Auburn man arrested on felony charges after report of passed out driver at Phelps gas station

Auburn man arrested on felony charges after report of passed out driver at Phelps gas station

A 30-year-old Auburn man faces felony charges after a new arrest at a gas station in Phelps. Deputies say that on Monday around 3:41 p.m. Jeremy Olin Haig, 30, of Auburn was taken into custody following a complaint about an unresponsive male ... MORE
Two in custody after robbery, assault at Byrne Dairy in Phelps

Two in custody after robbery, assault at Byrne Dairy in Phelps

Sheriff Kevin Henderson says two people are in custody after a robbery and assault at the Byrne Dairy in Phelps. It happened on Sunday around 1:20 a.m., according to a report released by the department on Monday. Henderson says Troy Strickland, 19, ... MORE
Phelps home suffers minor damage after fire on Rt. 488

Phelps home suffers minor damage after fire on Rt. 488

On Friday around 6:45 p.m. the Clifton Springs and Phelps fire departments were dispatched to a report of a ‘burning odor’ on State Route 488 in the town of Phelps. Initial arriving firefighters at the scene declared a fire within the attic ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario County, Phelps
Clifton Springs woman sent to hospital after violent rollover crash on Melvin Hill Rd.

Clifton Springs woman sent to hospital after violent rollover crash on Melvin Hill Rd.

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a personal injury crash that happened in the town of Phelps. Deputies say Tiffany Brewer, 23, of Clifton Springs was traveling north on Melvin Hill Road when she went off the road into ... MORE