Tip Stops 20 Weed Plants Traveling from Avon to Arkport

WEST SPARTA – A tipster helped the Livingston County Sheriff's Office intercept a delivery of 20 marijuana plants on 390 and charge the driver with a misdemeanor and a violation. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, an online tip resulted in the arrest of Christopher Erbe, 53, of Rush, for Unlawful Growing of Cannabis as a misdemeanor under Public Health Law and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana as a violation under the … [Read more...]

Springwater Man to Take Felony Pot Case Back to Trial

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The man who successfully appealed convictions from a 2014 trial is preparing for round two in County Court. Buza and his defense attorney since the beginning, Dan Magill, appeared in County Court Tuesday to declare their intent to have the case scheduled for a jury trial. The Livingston County District Attorney's Office offered Buza 5 years on probation plus court fees and fines if he pleads guilty. He declined. They … [Read more...]

County Jail Cuffs Driver for Sneaking Heroin and Weed

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Bath resident for allegedly sneaking heroin and marijuana into the jail. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Denamarie Labozzetta, 41, was arrested for felony promoting Prison Contraband in the First Degree, felony Tampering with Physical Evidence, misdemeanor Promoting Prison Contraband in the Second Degree, misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a … [Read more...]

Cops Arrest Driver for Hiding Bong at Geneseo Car Fire

GENESEO – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a man for allegedly hiding marijuana paraphernalia at the scene of a car accident on Sunday. According to Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Todd Cansdale, 22, was charged with felony Tampering with Physical Evidence. According to first responders on scene, the driver, a male, was southbound on Nations Road at what is believed to have been an excessive speed when he failed … [Read more...]

Dansville Cops Cuff Man for Felony Pot Possession

DANSVILLE – The Dansville Police arrested a Village resident for allegedly possessing a felony amount of marijuana. According to a press release from the Dansville Police Department, Matthew Smith, 26, was arrested for felony Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the Second Degree. Dansville Police say that 'a large amount' of marijuana and 'a large amount' of U.S. Currency was seized from the residence as part of the … [Read more...]

Cops Stop Oxycodone, Hydrocodone and Weed on 390 Avon

AVON – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Hornell resident for allegedly carrying drugs on 390 in Avon on Sunday. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Phillip Hann, 30, was arrested for two counts of misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree and misdemeanor Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the Fifth Degree. On Nov. 13, Deputy Shawn Whitford stopped a vehicle for … [Read more...]

Garden State Speed Demon Packs 1 Pound of Weed Through Geneseo

GENESEO – The Geneseo Police Department arrested a New Jersey man on felony possession of marijuana after he allegedly sped through the village from Buffalo. According to a press release from Geneseo Police Chief Eric Osganian, Joshua Friebely, 22, was arrested for felony Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the Third Degree, misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, and Speeding, a violation. On Oct. … [Read more...]

BB Gun Out Livonia Window Points to Marijuana Grow Inside

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Livonia man on minor drug charges after a report of a shotgun pointing out of his window on Saturday. According to a press release from Undersheriff Matthew Bean, Mark Arnold, 64, was arrested for Unlawfully Growing Cannabis and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana, both misdemeanors. Responding Deputies found that it was not a shotgun but a BB gun he had pointed out of the window. At … [Read more...]

Cops Spot Coke and Weed on Unlicensed Driver’s Passenger on 390

AVON – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Leroy woman for possessing what is believed to be cocaine and marijuana on 390 in Avon. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Elisha Bennett, 34, was arrested for misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, a violation. Deputy Shawn Whitford, assigned to 'Operation Safe … [Read more...]

Cops Find Felony Weight of Weed at Inmate’s Groveland Home

GROVELAND – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested an inmate at the county jail on Monday after a four-month investigation into some plants found at his residence. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Larry Landers Sr., 51, was arrested for felony Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the Second Degree, misdemeanor Growing of the Plant Known as Cannabis by Unlicensed Persons, and Unlawful possession of Marihuana, … [Read more...]