GENESEO A Geneseo man was arrested late Wednesday night on several charges after allegedly fleeing from his girlfriend’s house in a car, taking their two year old son in common with him.
According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, on Jan. 28 at approximately 11:58 p.m., Nathan May Jr., 32, had been involved in a physical altercation with the victim in the vicinity of April Way, and fled the scene in a black SUV style vehicle bearing Pennsylvania plates, with a two year old male. The Geneseo Police Department was dispatched to the area.
Deputy Arick Perkins of the Livingston County Sheriff’s located the vehicle on Lakeville Road Rte. 20A in the Town of Geneseo, near Country Club Road. Deputy Perkins stopped the vehicle and took May into custody. The child was unharmed and later reunited with his mother.
May was charged by the Sheriff’s Office with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the Second Degree, as according to the Sheriff’s Office, May’s driver’s license had been suspended 16 times on 7 different dates. May was also charged with other Vehicle and Traffic Law violations by the Sheriff’s Office.
The Geneseo Police Department later charged May with one count of Assault in the Third Degree, Endangering the Welfare of a Child, and Custodial Interference in the Second Degree. May was arraigned in York Town Court and remanded to the custody of the Sheriff in lieu of $1,500 cash bail.
The traffic charges filed by the Sheriff’s Office was handled by Deputy Arick Perkins, assisting him were Deputies William Clarke, Michael Wade, Kevin Geer, and Sergeant James Merrick. The Geneseo Police Department charges were filed by Officer Ray Goulet.
PHOTO CAPTION: Nathan May Jr. (Photo/Livingston County Sheriff’s Office)