Category: Wolcott

Wolcott man charged with grand larceny after vehicle theft

Wolcott man charged with grand larceny after dirt bike theft

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott man following an investigation into a vehicle larceny. Deputies arrested John Leflore, 20, of Wolcott on one count of grand larceny. He’s accused of stealing a Yamaha dirt bike. Following investigation, ... MORE
Wayne County man accused of hitting a family member during incident

Wayne County man accused of hitting a family member during incident

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott man following an investigation into a domestic incident. Devell Taylor Jr., 28, was arrested for harassment after getting into an argument with a relative at his residence. Deputies say he then ... MORE
Deputy accused of side-swiping vehicle in Wayne County, but investigation finds statements were false

Deputy accused of side-swiping vehicle in Wayne County, but investigation finds statements were false

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two Wolcott residents following an investigation into false statements made to investigators. Zylinda Zanders, 18, and Jazzmin Edmondson, 31, both of Wolcott were charged with falsely reporting an incident and making a punishable ... MORE
Over $900 in illegal fireworks discovered in traffic stop; Wayne County men arrested

Over $900 in illegal fireworks discovered in traffic stop; Wayne County men arrested

Three people have been arrested after the discovery of illegal fireworks in their vehicle during a traffic stop. On Saturday around 12 p.m. troopers monitoring traffic on Interstate 81 in Kirkwood observed Leon Tryon, 29, of Wolcott violate a traffic law. A ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: North Rose-Wolcott Class of 2020 Commencement

WEBCAST REPLAY: North Rose-Wolcott Class of 2020 Commencement

North Rose-Wolcott CSD will hold their Class of 2020 graduation ceremony on Friday, June 26 at 6 pm on the school’s soccer field. The ceremony will be live streamed on the NR-W Facebook page accessible through the link below. Congratulations to the ... MORE
Deputies: Wolcott man arrested after domestic incident in Rose

Deputies: Wolcott man arrested after domestic incident in Rose

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott man following a domestic incident in the town of Rose. Deputies arrested Alexander Tellier, 23, for criminal mischief after damaging the door of a vehicle belonging to his girlfriend. Tellier was ... MORE
Wolcott man charged with assault, reckless endangerment BAC found over twice the legal limit in Wayne County crash

Wolcott man charged with assault, reckless endangerment BAC found over twice the legal limit in Wayne County crash

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office have made an arrest following a personal injury motor vehicle crash that occurred earlier this year in the town of Sodus. Deputies say James Wright, 51, of Wolcott was recently arrested following that crash on Route 14, ... MORE
Deputies: Wolcott woman sent to hospital after crash along Rt. 88

Deputies: Wolcott woman sent to hospital after crash along Rt. 88

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that one person was sent to the hospital with a chest injury following a crash on State Route 88 around 9:11 a.m. on Thursday. Ann Vanepps, 81, of Wolcott was traveling south in Sodus near Joy ... MORE
Two Cayuga students among inaugural SUNY scholarship winners

Two Cayuga students among inaugural SUNY scholarship winners

Two members of Cayuga Community College’s Class of 2020 are among 100 SUNY students to receive the inaugural Chancellor’s Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships. Cayuga’s Hannah Christopher and Shealyn Shattuck were named recipients of the highly selective award, which recognizes SUNY students ... MORE
North Rose-Wolcott welcomes new high school principal

North Rose-Wolcott welcomes new high school principal

North Rose-Wolcott High School recently welcomed Scott Bradley as its new principal. Bradley comes to the district from Byron-Bergen Jr/Sr High School, where he served as assistant principal since 2016. Prior to that, he was a teacher at Wayne Central School District ... MORE
Dredging efforts along Lake Ontario underway in Wolcott

Dredging efforts along Lake Ontario underway in Wolcott

Dredging efforts are underway at Blind Sodus Bay in Wayne County. The work is part of a multi-million-dollar state effort as part of New York’s REDI initiative. That was the legislative and economic relief effort adopted in 2019 to combat widespread, devastating ... MORE
Wayne Central principal will be next NR-Wolcott superintendent

Wayne Central principal will be next NR-Wolcott superintendent

North-Rose Wolcott has a new superintendent. A Wayne Central High School principal is set to fill that role, following a district announcement. Michael Pullen will take on the new role on July 1st. Prior to his high school principal job at Wayne, ... MORE
Wayne County woman charged with assault after domestic incident

Wayne County woman charged with assault after domestic incident

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Sodus woman following an investigation in the town of Walworth. Tina DeHond, 39, was charged with assault after allegedly punching a male victim in the face several times. As result, the victim ... MORE
Big turnout expected for Monday meeting in Butler for sludge processing facility

Big turnout expected for meeting in Butler on proposed sludge facility

A major turnout is expected at Monday's meeting of the Butler Town Board, as it considers an application from Tully Environmental to construct a sewage sludge processing facility in its community on State Route 89. Over the weekend, Seneca Lake Guardian, the ... MORE
Troopers: Man charged with predatory sex assault in Wayne County

Troopers: Man charged with predatory sex assault in Wayne County

State Police have arrested a Wayne County man following an investigation into a sexual assault. John Bizallion was charged with predatory sexual assault against a child. Police did not release any additional information about the investigation, but noted that it’s open and ... MORE