Cops Arrest Illegal Immigrant for Felony DWAI with Child on the Flats

YORK – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Brooklyn man who is believed to be in the country illegally for allegedly driving while under the influence of drugs with a child in the vehicle on Rte. 63. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Brandon Abriz, 22, was arrested for felony DWAI under Leandra's Law, misdemeanor DWAI Drugs, misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child, and violations including … [Read more...]

Livonia Man Wants Trial after Chase and Kids ‘Exit Car’

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A Livonia man said Tuesday that he is turning down a plea offer to take his felony Reckless Endangerment, DWI and drug possession case to trial. Paul Carey, 38, said that he wants to fight several charges, including: felony Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Fifth Degree; felony Reckless Endangerment in the First Degree; and felony Aggravated DWI. State Police allege that he led them on a chase during … [Read more...]

Geneseo Cops Charge Moped Rider with Felony DWI after Missing Pedestrian at Bear Fountain

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department alleges that a Geneseo resident rode a moped drunk on Main Street and nearly hit a pedestrian. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, officers arrested Owen Lowry, 29, on several charges including felony DWI, felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the First Degree. "An officer witnessed a rider on a moped nearly strike a pedestrian by the bear fountain," said … [Read more...]

Guilty Dansville DWI Verdict Puts Man in Path of 7 Years in Prison

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – An Alabama, NY couple took the stand to testify that they feared for their lives when a driver nearly ran them off the road and appeared visibly intoxicated when police asked him to step out of his vehicle. Based on their testimony and that of investigating police officers, a jury convicted John Anson, 41, of felony DWI and felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in Livingston County court. He now faces up to 7 years in … [Read more...]

Mount Morris Cops Cuff Geneseo Woman for DWI at Head-On Collision

MOUNT MORRIS – One of the drivers in the minor head-on collision on Main Street Monday night left the scene charged with two counts of misdemeanor DWI. According to Mount Morris Police Chief Ken Mignemi, Barbara Rawleigh-Spencer, 65, of Geneseo, was arrested for two counts of misdemeanor DWI and Unsafe Lane Change, a violation. "Witnesses allege that Rawleigh-Spencer's vehicle was northbound in the wrong lane and two cars swerved to avoid … [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...]

Avon’s Suspicious Crash Leads to DWI and Felony Arrest

AVON – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office ended their investigation into Thursday's suspicious accident at Dutch Hollow Market with a felony arrest on Friday. Jon Jarrell, 62, was arrestred for felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the First Degree and Driving While Intoxicated. Security camera footage shows Jarrell's eastbound vehicle veering off the right shoulder of E Avon Road at about 10:30 a.m., bouncing through a ditch … [Read more...]

Livingston County’s Cops Announce New Year’s DWI Crackdown

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office announced a crackdown on DWI on New Year's Eve. According to Livingston County STOP DWI Coordinator Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Avon Police, Caledonia Police, Dansville Police, Geneseo Police, Mount Morris Police and Nunda Police will have additional patrols to remove intoxicated or drug impaired drivers from Livingston County roadways. "Some people think County Deputies or local … [Read more...]

DWI Crackdown to Make Roads Safer on Halloween

LIVINGSTON COUNTY — Local police will be cracking down on drunk driving this Halloween. According to a press release from Lingston County STOP DWI Coordinator Thomas Dougherty, the crackdown will last through Halloween weekend into Monday, the evening of Halloween. "If you plan to drink, please make a plan for a sober ride!" said Dougherty. Participating agencies will be the Livingston County Sheriff's Office STOP DWI Unit, the Avon … [Read more...]

Cops Arrest Injured Driver for Felony DWI after Livonia Rollover

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Livonia resident on a felony DWI charge after his vehicle veered from the road and rolled over. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Michael Bell, 29, was arrested for felony DWI and Moving From Lane Unsafely, a violation. On Sept. 22, at about 9:30 p.m., an emergency call went out indicating a rollover motor vehicle crash on Stone Hill Road … [Read more...]