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Wayne County duo arrested after stealing trail cameras on private property

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies arrested two people following a trespassing investigation in Wayne County. Iziah Burgos and Shayne Downey, of Palmyra and Arcadia respectively, were arrested for criminal trespass, criminal mischief, and petit larceny. The two are accused ... more
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Marion man charged with assault after head-butting victim in Palmyra

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies say a Marion man was arrested after a physical confrontation and assault in the town of Palmyra. Ryan Nesbitt, 30, was charged with one count of assault after an investigation into the incident. He's ... more
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Palmyra man arrested again after threatening to kill his father

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies report the arrest of a Palmyra resident following a domestic incident that happened during the early-morning hours on Saturday. Justin Stensrud, 38, for first-degree criminal contempt, criminal mischief, and harassment. The contempt charge is ... more
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Newark woman charged with assault after pushing, injuring person during altercation

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies arrested a Newark woman following a domestic incident in the town of Palmyra. According to a news release, Margaret McCafferty, 21, was charged with assault after an investigation into an incident in late-May. She's ... more
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Second arrest in Palmyra scholarship fund theft case: Over $10,000 stolen in scheme that began at Wells College

AIM funding for towns, villages could get overhaul with state task force
The Palmyra Police Department has announced a second arrest in relation to a scheme that resulted in the theft of over $10,000 from the Palmyra Dollars for Scholars foundation. The police responded to a report ... more
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Overnight structure fire on North Creek Road in Palmyra

House destroyed by fire in Canisteo, one treated for smoke inhalation
Firefighters from several districts in Wayne County were called to a structure fire on North Creek Road. Palmyra and South Macedon fire departments were among the first on-scene during the late-evening hours on Wednesday. Extensive ... more
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WATCH: Pal-Mac baseball wins sectional title on wild play

WATCH: Pal-Mac baseball wins sectional title on wild play
What happened in Saturday's Class B1 final between Palmyra-Macedon and Hornell will be talked about for years to come. With Pal-Mac trailing 5-4 and down to their final strike in the bottom of the seventh ... more
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Deputies: Sodus driver with previous conviction had BAC nearly twice legal limit

Deputies: Sodus driver with previous conviction had BAC nearly twice legal limit
Deputies arrested a Sodus man following a traffic complaint that originated int he town of Marion. According to a news release, a vehicle operated by Jonathan Sampson, 36, of Sodus was driving all over the ... more
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DWI arrest follows traffic stop in Palmyra

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Deputies arrested a Macedon man following a traffic stop in Palmyra for DWI. Thomas Ordway, 61, was arrested for DWI, driving with a BAC over 0.08% and other violations following a traffic stop on May ... more
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Disturbance leads to arrest in Wayne County

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies report the arrest of a Palmyra resident following a disturbance over the weekend. Natasha Murphy, 31, was arrested after a disturbance at her residence. She had an outstanding warrant out of Seneca County, which ... more
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Manchester man threatened person with sawed off shotgun, then fled the scene dumping the weapon in the woods

Deputies: Motorcyclist airlifted with serious injuries after Wayne County crash
Deputies report the arrest of a Manchester resident following an investigation in Palmyra. Jason Harrison, 42, was charged with two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, menacing, and criminal possession of a controlled substance ... more
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New Jersey man charged in Palmyra money laundering scheme involving scholarship fund

New Jersey man charged in Palmyra money laundering scheme involving scholarship fund
A 24-year-old man from New Jersey, identified as Jahil L. Nougues, was arrested by the Palmyra Police Department on Monday following an investigation into a money laundering scheme involving a local scholarship foundation. The police ... more
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Deputies: Palmyra woman threatened woman, hit her several times causing injuries

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies report the arrest of a Palmyra woman following an assault investigation in Sodus. According to a news release Alixieandra Hinkle, 28, is accused of grabbing a woman, threatening her, and striking her in the ... more
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Deputies: Williamson man chased woman in car nearly causing crash

Deputies: Motorcyclist airlifted with serious injuries after Wayne County crash
Deputies arrested a Williamson teen following a domestic incident that happened Sunday during the late-evening hours in Palmyra. Jason Vine, 19, was charged with reckless endangerment, criminal mischief, and harassment. The charges stem from an ... more
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Phelps woman arrested for DWI after traffic stop in village

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Troopers arrested a Phelps woman following a traffic stop in the village of Palmyra. On Sunday troopers observed a vehicle moving from its lane unsafely on Route 21. A traffic stop followed and Sarah Hamilton, ... more
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EXCLUSIVE: Liberty Conference of Wayne County focuses on getting parents engaged with local government, school boards

EXCLUSIVE: Liberty Conference of Wayne County focuses on getting parents engaged with local government, school boards
The Moms for Liberty Wayne County New York chapter and the Frederick Douglass Foundation Finger Lakes are joining forces to host the inaugural Liberty Conference of Wayne County, a groundbreaking event aimed at inspiring and ... more
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Deputies: Palmyra man charged with obstruction after impeding roadside investigation

Troopers: Driver arrested after two pursuits in Ontario, Wayne counties
Deputies report the arrest of a Palmyra man following a roadside investigation. According to a news release, Christopher McPherson, 38, of Palmyra was arrested for obstruction following a traffic stop. He's accused of attempting to ... more
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Clyde man nearly collides with deputy’s cruiser in Palmyra

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office has reported the arrest of a 20-year-old Clyde man following an investigation into a vehicle and traffic complaint that occurred in the Town of Palmyra. Blade D. Case, of Clyde, ... more
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Palmyra man arrested for DWI after traffic stop in Wayne County

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State police arrested a Palmyra man for driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop on Vienna Road. Andrew Hamilton, 26, of Palmyra was arrested for DWI and other charges after making an improper turn on ... more
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Palmyra man arrested for assaulting two women, causing facial fracture of one victim

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies report the arrest of a Palmyra man after several domestic incidents. Ronnie Britt, 31, was arrested for attempted assault, criminal possession of a weapon, menacing, and harassment. The charges stem from three separate incidents ... more
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Palmyra supervisor gives up leadership responsibilities to deputy

AIM funding for towns, villages could get overhaul with state task force
Palmyra Town Supervisor Ken Miller has delegated town duties to his second in command, Deputy Supervisor Jim Welch, as he transitions to retirement. At a meeting on February 23, the Town Board unanimously passed a ... more
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