Category: Arcadia

One sent to Strong with burns after structure fire at Arcadia motel

One sent to Strong with burns after fire at Arcadia motel

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a structure fire in the town of Arcadia. It happened around 12:40 a.m. on Thursday, according to a news release. Deputies responded to Route 31 for a structure fire. Upon arrival, they found ... MORE
Disturbance in Arcadia leads to arrest of Lyons man

Disturbance in Arcadia leads to arrest of Lyons man

Police arrested a Lyons man following a disturbance in Arcadia. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Keith R. Weeks, 47, for endangering the welfare of a child. It is alleged that Weeks had arrived at a residence ... MORE
Arcadia man arrested for harassment

Arcadia man arrested for harassment

Police arrest an Arcadia man following investigation into a physical disturbance. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Shawn M. Standbrook, 36, of Arcadia for endangering the welfare of a child, harassment, forcible touching, menacing, and criminal possession ... MORE
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Town of Arcadia man arrested following disturbance at local motel

Police say an Arcadia man was arrested following a disturbance at a motel. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alchimist McKinnon, 31, of Arcadia for criminal possession of a weapon. Deputies reported to a disturbance at the ... MORE
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Wayne County man arrested for assault

Police say a Town of Lyons man was arrested following a disturbance. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Cayne J. Hartman, 23, of Lyons for assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Upon investigation, Hartman had an ... MORE
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Rochester man arrested after stealing multiple vehicles

Police report the arrest of a Rochester man following a vehicle larceny. According to a news release, deputies arrested Jahmere K. Hicks, 19, of Rochester for grand larceny and criminal possession of stolen property following an investigation in the town of Arcadia ... MORE
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Town of Arcadia man faces additional charge after warrant arrest

A Farmington man faces resisting arrest charges after he was picked up on a bench warrant out of town of Arcadia Court. Wayne County Deputies arrested Brian Vanwinckle, age 28 of Farmington. It is alleged Mr. Vanwinckle ran from deputies when they ... MORE
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Newark man physically, sexually assaulted girlfriend at apartment in Arcadia over two day span

Deputies arrested a Newark man following a domestic incident investigation that began in October. According to a news release, Alchimist McKinnon, 30, was charged with first-degree sex abuse, aggravated family offense, strangulation, assault, and unlawful imprisonment. He’s accused of physically and sexually ... MORE
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Deputies: Trespasser was on victim’s roof, tried to enter through Arcadia home window

Deputies arrested an Arcadia man following a disturbance and trespassing investigation. According to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, James Prebola, 32, was arrested after a caller stated that he was on their property – trying to enter through a window. It was ... MORE
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Arcadia man charged with forcible touching, harassment in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Newark man following an investigation in the town of Arcadia. Steven Wilcox, 24, was charged with one count of forcible touching, one count or harassment, and two counts of criminal obstruction of ... MORE
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Arcadia, Junius, and Wolcott all get major federal funding for water service expansions

Three towns in the Finger Lakes region will benefit from federal funding to assist with water infrastructure projects. The funds are crucial to expanding and improving the reach of municipal water service in rural parts of the region. The town of Junius ... MORE
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Fatal motorcycle accident in the Town of Arcadia

A Wayne County woman has died following a fatal motorcycle accident in the Town of Arcadia. Gary Rothfuss, 68, of Newark, Albert Webber, 66, and Edith Webber, 57, both of Lyons, were involved in the collision. The Webbers were driving a motorcycle ... MORE
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Two airlifted after rollover crash in Wayne County

First responders were called to a rollover crash in Arcadia Saturday afternoon. It happened around 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Minsteed and Martin roads. John Offen, identified as the driver, and passenger Melissa Offen failed to stop at a stop sign ... MORE
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Dirt bike driver injured during event over the weekend

The driver of a dirt bike was injured Saturday. An accident involving a dirt bike happened in the Town of Arcadia on Saturday afternoon. Seth Toulson was ejected from his dirt bike after losing control during an enduro event. He was taken ... MORE
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Arcadia Town Supervisor Jon Verkey passes away, board member Richard VanLaeken will take over

On Saturday, Sept. 11 the Arcadia Town Supervisor Jon Verkey passed away. Town board member Richard VanLaeken will be stepping up to fill in as Deputy Supervisor and a special meeting will be held Sept. 29. This will leave a council seat ... MORE