Bomb Threat at Coastal Staffing Leads Avon Police to Critical Info for FBI

AVON – A nationwide bomb threat scare that struck Avon Town Plaza on East Main Street had the Avon Police Department and later the FBI thoroughly investigating in the days following Memorial Day. Investigating members of the Avon Police Department and K9 units with the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, New York State Police and Rochester Police Department ultimately found the threat not to be credible. Avon Police Chief Gary Benedict says … [Read more...]

Driver Hits 2 Vehicles by Conesus Lake

GENESEO – A driver ran off West Lake Road and struck two parked vehicles Friday evening. According to first responders on scene, the driver was southbound on West Lake Road when he strayed too far to the right shoulder and struck a white vehicle, then swerved across the road and struck a black pickup. The driver is not thought to be seriously injured. Livingston County Deputy Sheriffs could be seen interviewing the driver, a male, at the … [Read more...]

More ‘Trump’ and Slur Vandalism Appears at SUNY Geneseo

GENESEO – SUNY Geneseo police are investigating the appearance of more vandalism using the name 'Trump.' This time, the message also contains a homophobic slur. Etched into the wall of a men's bathroom stall are the words 'Trump' and 'F--K F----T LIBERALS.' "The college is aware of the act of vandalism in a Bailey Hall men's room," said SUNY Geneseo spokesman David Irwin. "University Police is investigating the incident to identify the … [Read more...]

Albany Investigates York Judge Purtell’s Conduct on the Bench

YORK – The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct is investigating Town Judge Walter Purtell. Purtell has retained an attorney to defend himself in the matter. Such investigations are thorough and long lasting, which indicates that the allegations are from incidents other than the most recent highly publicized decision to close the courtroom to all members of the media for the arraignment of Danielle Allen on felony manslaughter … [Read more...]

FBI Investigates Mount Morris Man for Child Porn

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A Mount Morris man is facing felony charges for allegedly possessing child pornography. Kyle Kibler, 20, is charged with felony Possessing an Obscene Sexual Performance by a Child and felony Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child. "We'll be entering a plea of not guilty at this point," said John Putney, Kibler's defense attorney. "We're asking for a brief adjournment so that the court can arrive at a well-informed … [Read more...]

NYS Investigates ‘KKK’ Graffiti on SUNY Geneseo Campus

UPDATE: SUNY Geneseo President ‘Outraged’ by More Graffiti Including ‘KKK’ on Gazebo GENESEO – The graffiti found before 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday has provoked another State Police and University Police investigation. Wednesday morning, a photo of the letters 'KKK' written on the side of the gazebo near Sturges Hall circulated social media. SUNY Geneseo President Denise Battles is expected to give a formal statement on the … [Read more...]

Careful ‘Death Investigation Involving Knife’ Continues in York

UPDATE: Marcus Postell, 22, Identified as Fowlerville Road Homicide Victim YORK – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office continues to meticulously investigate the death of one person due to knife wounds on Fowlerville Road. A female reported an unknown disturbance at the residence near the Caledonia town line to 911 at 10:10 p.m. Monday. Deputy Sheriffs arrived and began investigating the scene as a 'suspicious death.' "We're not … [Read more...]

Hunter Dies in West Sparta on Opening Day

WEST SPARTA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a hunter on Saturday, opening day of the regular firearms deer hunting season. According to Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, the hunter is a male in his 80's. "The call came in as a fall from a tree stand," said Dougherty. The investigation is in the area of Reed Road. As noted in the past, the Sheriff's Office recommends that all hunters use a safety harness … [Read more...]

Police Investigate Honeoye Falls-Lima Coach

LIMA – A coach at Honeoye Falls-Lima has been fired and now a New York State Police investigation is underway. According to our news partner News10NBC, a press release from the school district said that troopers and CPS are investigating the situation. But, at this time, the district has not released what might have happened, the name of the coach and few other details. "Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School District is committed to providing a … [Read more...]

Investigation Opens at Annie Ark’s Daycare in Livonia

LIVONIA – A Sheriff's Office investigation has begun at Annie Ark's Inc. on North Street in Livonia. According to Anne Clemens, owner of Annie's Ark Christian Child Day Care Center, no foul play happened at the daycare and any investigation that may be ongoing is based on unfounded reports. "I know one thing," said Clemens. "I'm going to stand on the word of God that nothing foul happened here. I don't even care if you publish that, because … [Read more...]