Cops Watch 82-Year-Old DWI Suspect Crush Lima Mailboxes

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LIMA – New York State Police arrested a Lima resident for DWI after they allegedly saw her car crash into three mailboxes. According to a press release from New York State Police, Laura Leonard, 82, was arrested for misdemeanor Driving while Intoxicated, misdemeanor Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident and traffic violations including Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign and Moving from Lane Unsafely. On Feb. 19 at about 6:20 p.m., a … [Read more...]

Bad Seatbelt Locks Up Batavia Assault Suspect in Geneseo

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department pulled a woman over for not having a seatbelt on and found a Batavia assault suspect in the passenger seat. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, Tyrone Richardson, 41, was taken into custody on an arrest warrant from the City of Batavia for assault, Criminal Obstruction of Breathing, Criminal Mischief in the Fourth Degree and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. A Geneseo … [Read more...]

Banned Geneseo Walmart Customer Steals Bluetooth Speakers

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department arrested a Perry woman on felony charges for allegedly stealing speakers from Walmart after being told she was no longer welcome on the property. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, Chelsea Dumbleton, age 24 from Perry, NY for felony Burglary in the Third Degree and misdemeanor Petit Larceny. The speakers are valued at $434.61. Geneseo Town Justice Kathleen Houston … [Read more...]

Springwater Baby Assault Suspect on Probation for Sex with Minor

SPRINGWATER – The man who is facing felony charges for critically injuring a baby is on probation for having sex with a minor. Matthew Sackett, 22, was arrested for Assault in the First Degree and also Reckless Assault of a Child, both felonies, on Wednesday. He is now also charged with a misdemeanor Violation of Probation for a 2016 Endangering the Welfare of a Child conviction. The conviction was for having sex with a 17-year-old. The … [Read more...]

Men Plead Guilty to Letchworth Falls Child Deaths

NYLON – The men charged with the negligent deaths of two children at Letchworth State Park last year pled guilty to felony charges. According to our news partner News10NBC, Tyler Jennings, 34, and Chad Staley, 32, pled guilty to felony Criminally Negligent Homicide. Both men could face a maximum sentence of 1 1/3 to 4 years in prison. On June 11, 2016, five children and two adults were in the restricted area at Letchworth State Park when … [Read more...]

Livingston County Cops Arrest Elmira Woman for $5K Welfare Fraud

MOUNT MORRIS – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested an Elmira woman for allegedly stealing $5,000 in welfare benefits. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Annie Malara, 30, was arrested for Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, Welfare Fraud in the Third Degree and Misuse of Food Stamps, all of which are felonies. Investigators allege that Malara went to Livingston County Department of … [Read more...]

Cops Cuff Livonia Shopper for Using Dead Man’s Card

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office put a woman behind bars for allegedly using a deceased man's credit card on multiple occasions. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Theresa Demauro, 51, was arrested for felony Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, Identity Theft in the Second Degree and misdemeanor Petit Larceny. The charges stem from an investigation into charges on a Community Bank … [Read more...]

Police Seek Further Victims in Wayland Child Porn Case

NYLON – New York State Police are asking anyone who believes they have information about further victims in a developing child porn case to contact their investigators. According to a press release from New York State Police, they arrested Peter Nowak, 57, of Wayland, for felony Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child and felony Promoting Sexual Performance by a Child. "The New York State Police are still actively investigating the case, … [Read more...]

Cops Arrest Mount Morris Woman for Welfare Fraud

MOUNT MORRIS — The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Mount Morris woman for allegedly defrauding the welfare system. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jessica Waddington, 39, was arrested for felony Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree and felony Welfare Fraud in the Fourth Degree. It is alleged that Waddington did go to the Livingston County Department of Social Services in Mount Morris and signed up for … [Read more...]

DWI Super Bowl Crash with Kids Jails Lima Parents

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested two Lima residents for allegedly plowing through a stop sign and getting stuck on a West Lake Road lawn with their children in the vehicle. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Katherine Meyers, 38, was arrested for misdemeanor Obstructing Governmental Administration in the Second Degree, misdemeanor Falsely Reporting an Incident in the Third … [Read more...]