Tensions reach breaking point in Seneca Falls over Cayuga Nation leadership

In a FingerLakes1.com exclusive, Simpson explained that “a handful of people,” specifically Cayuga Nation men walked onto the property, which was when the situation turned violent after being confronted by the Cayuga Nation Police with pepper spray and nightsticks in-hand. The handful of Cayuga men who walked behind the yellow police tape were described by Simpson as “still hurt,” proud Cayugas who sought to “go stand there and show their strength.”