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Bath resident arrest for aggravated DWI after traffic stop

Police: Driver faces felony charges after traffic stop in Seneca Falls
State police arrested a 36-year-old Bath resident for aggravated DWI after a traffic stop. The stop took place on I-86, police said. The driver, Audrey Smith, 36, was arrested for aggravated DWI after a roadside ... more
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Inmate charged with assault, possessing weapon after attack at Steuben County Jail

Inmate charged with assault, possessing weapon after attack at Steuben County Jail
Deputies arrested a 29-year-old Bath resident following an assault investigation. According to a news release, Joshua Jackson, 29, of Bath struck and injured an inmate at the Steuben County Jail. He was incarcerated at the ... more
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Bath homeowners say they can’t afford thousands more in annual tax bills

Bath homeowners say they can't afford thousands more in annual tax bills
Property owners are frustrated in the town of Bath. Upset with how much property assessments increased countless residents turned out on Grievance Day. Assessments skyrocketed due to a process called 'mass valuation'. Essentially, a comparison ... more
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Bath duo accused of animal neglect, abuse after dog found without food

Bath duo accused of animal neglect, abuse after dog found without food
Two Bath residents, Tyra Green and Matthew Machuga, both aged 24, were apprehended by police on Tuesday for allegedly failing to provide adequate care for a one-year-old dog under their supervision. According to Bath Police, ... more
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Troopers: Bath man possessed controlled substance during traffic stop

State police investigate after report of dead body along Owasco Lake
State police arrested a Bath resident following a traffic stop and investigation on East Morris Street. After investigation, the trooper learned that the operator was in possession of a controlled substance. Troopers subsequently arrested the ... more
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Man charged with felony assault after attacking prosecutor in court

Man charged with felony assault after attacking prosecutor in court
Deputies arrested a Bath resident following an attack at Centralized Arraignment Court in Steuben County. According to a news release, deputies arrested James Elward, 57, after an assistant district attorney was pushed and struck. In ... more
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Steuben County Dairy Festival makes a comeback this June

Steuben County Dairy Festival makes a comeback this June
Steuben County's much-loved Dairy Festival is all set to make its comeback in Bath, at the Steuben County Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 3. The day will kick off at 9 a.m. with a flea market, ... more
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Bath woman received more than $15K illegally through DSS

Deputies: Sodus woman was on combination of drugs at time of hit-and-run crash in Wayne County
Deputies report the arrest of a Bath resident following an investigation which ended on May 11. According to a news release, Renee Morris, 43, offered a false documents to Department of Social Services and received ... more
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Grand jury indicts Bath resident on forcible touching, strangulation charges

Grand jury indicts Bath resident on forcible touching, strangulation charges
The Steuben County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Bath resident following a grand jury indictment on sex abuse charges. Darren Ollis, 52, of Bath was indicted by a grand jury for forcible touching ... more
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Bath woman charged with DWI after traffic stop in village

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State police arrested a Bath woman for DWI after a traffic stop in the village. It happened on Elm Street, according to troopers, who say Samantha Buckley, 30, was intoxicated. She was processed and released ... more
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Deputies: Suspect held on no bail after pointing weapon at person in Steuben County

Deputies: Suspect held on no bail after pointing weapon at person in Steuben County
Deputies report the arrest of a 49-year-old following an investigation into a disturbance. Brian Rosell Sr., 49, is accused of intentionally pointing a weapon at another person in the town of Bath. It's further alleged ... more
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Deputies: Pennsylvania man stole access control device to escape Steuben jail

Felony arrest stems from investigation into drugs sent to Cayuga County Jail
Deputies arrested a Pennsylvania man following a robbery and jail escape investigation in Steuben County. Nathan Foresman, 42, was a Steuben County Jail inmate when he attempted to escape. He stole an access control device ... more
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Steuben man tried escaping from county jail: Now he faces felony charges

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Deputies report the arrest of a 29-year-old Bath resident following an escape investigation at the Steuben County Jail. Joshua Jackson, 29, is accused of trying to escape from the jail, by climbing into the ceiling ... more
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Frustration grows among Bath residents as reassessments come in higher than expected

Frustration grows among Bath residents as reassessments come in higher than expected
The Bath Haverling School Auditorium was filled with residents on Wednesday night as they continued to protest the recent property reassessment. On April 10th, over 100 people attended the Bath Town Meeting to express their ... more
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Bath resident admits to distributing methamphetamines

Bath resident admits to distributing methamphetamines
On Wednesday, Bath resident Gerald Barclay, 25, pleaded guilty to the possession and intent to distribute methamphetamine in an incident dating back to August 2022, as confirmed by officials. U.S. Attorney Tini E. Ross stated ... more
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Bath resident tried to smuggle crack cocaine into Steuben County Jail

Watkins Glen man arrested after attacking two people at Dunkin’
The Steuben County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Bath resident following an investigation into suspicious activity at the county jail. Eddie Robinson Jr., 38, attempted to smuggle crack cocaine in the clothing of ... more
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Felony charges for man who fled hospital’s ER to avoid police capture in Steuben

Incident at Jefferson Park in Canandaigua leads to arrest
Police report that a Bath man, arrested eight times since last July, fled from a hospital's emergency room in an attempt to escape pending felony charges. Bath Police initially arrested Derrick Mack-Vasquez, 29, during an ... more
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One dog dies, another saved after house fire in Bath

One dog dies, another saved after house fire in Bath
On Wednesday a home at 8760 State Route 53 in the town of Wheeler was engulfed in flames, resulting in extensive fire and smoke damage. At 10:13 a.m., the Bath Volunteer Fire Department was alerted ... more
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One facing felony charges after pickup truck stolen, vandalized in Bath

One facing felony charges after pickup truck stolen, vandalized in Bath
Bath police have apprehended a man accused of stealing and subsequently vandalizing a vehicle found abandoned on Wednesday. On Thursday, police arrested Kaleb E. Heidrick, 33, charging him with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property (Class ... more
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Bath PD comes under fire for Facebook post about people on drugs and crime in the village

Bath PD comes under fire for Facebook post about people on drugs and crime in the village
The Bath Village Police Department has stirred up controversy with two recent social media posts that address crime and the state government's approach to it. On Tuesday evening, the department shared a post on its ... more
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Bath residents force town board to reject reassessments that would’ve caused major tax hike

Bath residents force town board to reject reassessments that would've caused major tax hike
Nobody likes hearing that taxes are going up. Such is the case in the town of Bath, where a Town Board meeting was held on April 10, with residents pouring out to voice frustrations about ... more
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