GENESEO – Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty reports the arrest of a Geneseo resident on felony Criminal Contempt charges after an investigation by the Sheriff’s Office.
On September 7, 2019 at approximately 7:20 pm, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to an address on West Lake Road for a domestic disturbance. It is alleged that during the domestic disturbance, 30 year old Anthony J. Lockwood, was arguing with a female at the residence and then pushed and shoved the female. It is further alleged that this occurred in front of two children who were also at the residence. Lockwood currently has an active court issued order of protection against him, where the female involved in the incident is the protected party.
Lockwood had left the scene prior to Sheriff’s Deputies arrival but was located the following morning at a residence in the Village of Mount Morris. Lockwood was taken into custody by Deputy Jason Butterbrodt and arrested for felony Criminal Contempt in the 1st Degree, Harassment in the 2nd Degree, and two (2) counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
Lockwood was turned over to Central Booking Deputies at the Livingston County Jail for processing and pre-arraignment detention. The District Attorney’s Office was contacted in regards to bail due to the felony level charges. It was recommended that Lockwood be held
on $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond.
Lockwood was later arraigned at the Livingston County Centralized Arraignment Part (LC-CAP) at the Livingston County Jail before Town of North Dansville Justice David Werth. The Judge remanded Lockwood to the custody of the Sheriff on the recommended bail of $2,500
cash or $5,000 bond.