Category: Seneca County

Waterloo man charged with contempt after repeatedly interrupting court in Penn Yan

Waterloo man charged with contempt after repeatedly interrupting court in Penn Yan

A Waterloo man was taken into custody on Monday after interrupting court in Yates County. According to authorities in Yates County, Lorenzo Marin, of Waterloo was asked several times to not interrupt court in Penn Yan. However, after being asked to not ... MORE
New emergency alert system launches in Seneca Falls

New emergency alert system launches in Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls residents can now receive new emergency communications thanks to the Code RED system. It allows town officials to tell residents about emergency situations, or even simply provide notification about routine incidents. The system provides notification by phone call, text messages, ... MORE
Waterloo man charged after domestic incident

Waterloo man charged after domestic incident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo man following a domestic incident. On April 14 around 4 p.m. deputies responded to an address on Waterloo Geneva Rd. for the report of a physical domestic incident. After investigation deputies ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls man choked woman during domestic incident

Police: Seneca Falls man choked woman during domestic incident

Around 12:20 p.m. police arrested a 20-year-old Seneca Falls man following a domestic incident. It happened Friday, according to police, who say Matthew Steel, 20, of Seneca Falls engaged in a physical altercation with a female victim. Police say the victim was ... MORE
Two COVID-19 vaccine clinics announced in Seneca County

Two COVID-19 vaccine clinics announced in Seneca County

The Seneca County Health Department has a pair of upcoming clinics for the general public to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The first is taking place Friday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. There are 200 doses available and no cost ... MORE
Manhunt subject pleads guilty after Willard Drug Treatment incident

Manhunt subject pleads guilty after Willard Drug Treatment incident

The man who escaped from the Willard Drug Treatment facility in Seneca County last year will spend more time behind bars. Kevin Witt, 30, pleaded guilty to first-degree escape. In that he admitted to walking away from the facility last November, prompting ... MORE
Seneca Falls man resisted arrest, possessed drugs during Auburn incident

Seneca Falls man resisted arrest, possessed drugs during Auburn incident

Police say a Seneca Falls man faces a number of charges in the city of Auburn after being spotted illegally driving a Honda motorcycle on Delevan St. Police say they witnessed Paul Bovee, 33, of Seneca Falls drive onto Genesee St., then ... MORE
409-day drought ended: journey to first day of grand jury on Cayuga Nation Police highlights local government hesitancy, federal nonintervention [analysis]

409-day drought ended: journey to first day of grand jury on Cayuga Nation Police highlights local government hesitancy, federal nonintervention

The first day of a Seneca County grand jury relating to the Cayuga Nation Police Department has officially ended, but it took 409-days for any sort of government to formally address the violent conflict in a court of law — or any ... MORE
Grant program on the way for small business owners in the Finger Lakes thanks to COVID relief bill

Grant program on the way for small business owners in the Finger Lakes thanks to COVID relief bill

A grant program is on the way to help small businesses that were impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Area chambers of commerce are surveying their members, according to Finger Lakes News Radio, who recently spoke with Seneca County Chamber President Jeff Shipley ... MORE
Seneca Falls resident faces multiple charges after drug investigation

Seneca Falls resident faces multiple charges after drug investigation

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Seneca Falls resident following a drug investigation. On April 14 members of the narcotics unit arrested Patti Morgan, 47, of Seneca Falls. Morgan was charged with two counts of third-degree criminal sale ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

Rhett Ticconi is the new General Manager and Director of Golf Operations at Seneca Falls Country Club. He will be in-studio with Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi to talk about his new position, the growth of the game of golf during the ... MORE
Waterloo woman charged with possession, conspiracy after drug investigation

Waterloo woman charged with possession, conspiracy after drug investigation

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo woman following an investigation into crack cocaine sales. Julia Lambert, 31, of Waterloo was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and conspiracy. She’s accused of conspiring with another person ... MORE
Inmate faces felony charges for promoting prison contraband in Seneca County

Inmate faces felony charges for promoting prison contraband in Seneca County

Deputies say an inmate at the Seneca County Correctional Facility faces new charges after an investigation on April 9. John Gray III, 39, was charged with three counts of promoting prison contraband- as felonies- after two different occasions in March Gray caused ... MORE
Seneca Community Players to host auditions for ‘Little Women – the Broadway Musical’

Seneca Community Players to host auditions for ‘Little Women – the Broadway Musical’

Seneca Community Players (SCP) has announced auditions for its upcoming musical production of “Little Women – the Broadway Musical.” The musical’s book is by Allan Knee, with lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, and music by Jason Howland. Based on Louisa May Alcott’s 1869 ... MORE
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Waterloo man faces new charges in Seneca County after welfare fraud investigation

Waterloo man accused of stealing catalytic converters in Phelps faces charges in Seneca stemming from welfare fraud investigation

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 38-year-old Waterloo man following a welfare fraud investigation. Robert Law Jr., 38, of Waterloo was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud and first-degree offering a false instrument for filing. It’s alleged that Law ... MORE