Category: Waterloo

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
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
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
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
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
Waterloo woman arrested after welfare fraud investigation

Waterloo woman arrested after welfare fraud investigation

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo woman following a welfare fraud investigation. Victoria Scharett, 31, of Waterloo was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, misuse of food stamps, and offering a false instrument for filing- all of which ... MORE
Deputies: Seneca Falls man let another person illegally use benefits card

Deputies: Seneca Falls man let another person illegally use benefits card

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 57-year-old Seneca Falls man following an investigation into illegally used public assistance in January. Deputies arrested Bryan Rugenstein, 57, of Seneca Falls for fifth-degree welfare fraud and misuse of food stamps. It’s ... MORE
Waterloo man failed to show up for incarceration in Wayne County

Waterloo man failed to show up for incarceration in Wayne County

Deputies say a Waterloo man was taken into custody in Wayne County after he failed to show up for incarceration earlier this year. Robert Law Jr., 38, of Waterloo was arrested on a family court warrant, which was issued after he failed ... MORE
Two Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinics coming to Seneca County

Two Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinics coming to Seneca County

There are a pair of vaccine clinics coming to Seneca County in the next few days. The first will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, April 15 at the Seneca County Health Department. At this point there are ... MORE
Driver pleads guilty to vehicular homicide after crash that killed Ovid man

Driver pleads guilty to vehicular homicide after crash that killed Ovid man

A Junius man will spend 5-15 years behind bars after admitting he was intoxicated when he drove into a utility truck last year- killing a Spectrum employee. District Attorney Mark Sinkiewicz said Jon Lamere pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide. He’s scheduled ... MORE
Waterloo driver ticketed for DWI after crash on Rt. 14 in Phelps

Waterloo driver ticketed for DWI after crash on Rt. 14 in Phelps

On Sunday around 4 a.m. deputies responded to State Rt. 14 in Phelps for the report of personal injury crash. The crash involved a vehicle colliding into a tree near 2373 State Rt. 14. Deputies determined that the vehicle was traveling south ... MORE
Waterloo will hold another public session on Oak Isla

Waterloo will hold another public session on Oak Island camping on April 21

The Village of Waterloo has announced the second in a series of public forums to discuss economic development opportunities along the Village‘s canal frontage and at Oak Island. The forum will held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 21 at the Waterloo Rec ... MORE
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Historic Waterloo home up for bid, RFP’s due to Land Bank by May 28

Historic Waterloo home up for bid, RFP’s due to Land Bank by May 28

The Finger Lakes Regional Land Bank is working to figure out what’s next for an historic property in Waterloo. The Land Bank has released a Request for Proposals for the purchase and redevelopment of the Judge J.K. Richardson House located at 101 ... MORE
Police: Waterloo pair concealed merchandise at Walmart before theft

Police: Waterloo pair concealed merchandise at Walmart before theft

On Friday around 3:45 p.m. police arrested two Waterloo residents following a shoplifting incident at the Walmart supercenter. Jacob Hubbs, 24, and Teagan Jahna, 36, both of Waterloo were taken into custody after it was discovered that Hubbs concealed merchandise within other ... MORE
Police: Felony charge for Lyons woman after incident at Seneca Falls Walmart

Police: Felony charge for Lyons woman after incident at Seneca Falls Walmart

Police say a 39-year-old Lyons resident faces a felony burglary charge after an incident at the Seneca Falls Walmart store. Cassandra Valez, 39, of Lyons was charged with one count of felony burglary after an incident on Thursday. It happened a little ... MORE