Allen Pleads Not Guilty in York Stabbing Case

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Danielle Allen pled not guilty at her first appearance in Livingston County Court to face one criminal charge, felony Manslaughter in the Second Degree. Allen, 21, appeared in court alongside her two attorneys, Cheryl Myers-Buth and Joel Daniels, both of whom are highly respected Buffalo criminal defense attorneys. "We do enter a plea of not guilty on behalf of Ms. Allen," said Daniels. "We request a reasonable time in … [Read more...]

Allen Manslaughter Case Moves Slowly but Surely Toward County Court

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Danielle Allen's manslaughter case is moving slowly but may be heard in Livingston County Court. Allen, 21, currently stands accused of one crime, felony Manslaughter in the Second Degree, based on allegations that she stabbed and killed her boyfriend, Marcus Postell, 22, on Nov. 21, 2016. Livingston County District Attorney Greg McCaffrey said that his office is 'still awaiting additional reports.' In 2016, higher … [Read more...]

Judge Closes Doors on Fowlerville Girlfriend’s Manslaughter Arraignment

YORK – York Town Justice Walter Purtell ordered that his courtroom be closed to all media while arraigning a young woman on a felony charge for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend, Marcus Postell, 22, causing his death. Danielle Allen, 21, is charged with felony Manslaughter in the Second Degree. "Well I wouldn't allow cameras in and there wasn't a whole lot of room," said Judge Purtell, a retired NYS Trooper according to … [Read more...]

Girlfriend Arrested for Fowlerville Road Stabbing

UPDATE: Judge Closes Doors on Fowlerville Girlfriend’s Manslaughter Arraignment YORK – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested the girlfriend of stabbing victim Marcus Postell, 22. Danielle Allen, 21, is in custody for felony Manslaughter in the Second Degree. "This case is still very active and definitely far from closed," said Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty. "We are working closely with our District Attorney's … [Read more...]

2 Charged with Manslaughter for Deaths of Children at Letchworth Falls

NYLON – A Wyoming County Grand Jury indicted two Rochester area men for the deaths of two boys who went over the falls at Letchworth State Park in June. According to our news partner News10NBC, Tyler Jennings, 34, and Chad Staley, 32, are now charged with several crimes including two counts each of felony Manslaughter in the Second Degree, two counts of felony Criminally Negligent Homicide and 10 counts of misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare … [Read more...]

Heartbroken Frisbie Family Speaks at Drunk Driver’s Sentencing for Manslaughter

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County courtroom fell somber Thursday morning as family and friends of Jeannine 'Nene' Frisbie tearfully spoke their minds to the woman who killed the mother of three and severely injured her husband Wayne in a drunk driving accident. About two dozen loving relatives and friends sat or cried quietly as the Frisbie children addressed Amy Patterson, 44, at her sentencing to 4 1/2 to 13 1/2 years in state prison … [Read more...]

Drunk Driver Jailed for Vehicular Manslaughter of ‘Nene’ Frisbie in Lima

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Lima woman who was indicted after allegedly causing an accident that killed Jeannine 'Nene' Frisbie on Rte. 5&20 in Lima in October appeared in court Thursday morning to be arraigned on vehicular manslaughter and drunk driving charges. More than a dozen friends and family members of Frisbie, 60, appeared in court, including the wheelchair-bound husband of the deceased, to see Amy Patterson, 44, be arraigned and … [Read more...]

Driver in Fatal Lima Accident Indicted for Vehicular Manslaughter

LIMA – The woman who was arrested for driving while intoxicated following a fatal accident in Lima has been indicted by a Grand Jury for vehicular manslaughter. According to a press release from District Attorney Greg McCaffrey, Amy Patterson, 44, of Lima, has been indicted by a Livingston County Grand Jury on felony charges of Vehicular Manslaughter in the First Degree, Assault in the Second Degree and Vehicular Assault in the First Degree, … [Read more...]

Driver Charged for Death of Baby has Special Court Appearance

Reading this on your phone or tablet? Download our new app on Google Play and the Apple store. LIVINGSTON COUNTY – In a highly unusual court appearance scheduled more than an hour before normal criminal court Thursday morning, Tracy Abbott, 51, made a first appearance with counsel with his lawyer, Richard Kaul, from Rochester, to satisfy some formalities in his Manslaughter case for crashing his truck into a home on Ossian Street in Dansville … [Read more...]