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$50,000 winning Powerball ticket sold at Wolcott Fastrac

,000 winning Powerball ticket sold at Wolcott Fastrac
State lottery officials announced a series of non-grand prize winners from Wednesday's Powerball drawing. Among them was a ticket sold in the town of Wolcott, worth $50,000. The winning ticket in Wayne County was sold ... more
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Wolcott pair accused abuse: 5-year-old hospitalized at ICU, was badly malnourished

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Authorities in Wayne County say two Wolcott residents were arrested after a child abuse investigation. On September 28 around 2:22 p.m. Vanessa Torrellas, 37, and Nicole Torrellas, 36, both of Wolcott were arrested for a ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Wolcott Supervisor Lynn Chatfield talks campaign, poverty, infrastructure, and more!

FLX CANDIDATES: Wolcott Supervisor Lynn Chatfield talks campaign, poverty, infrastructure, and more!
Wolcott Town Supervisor Lynn Chatfield doesn’t mince words when it comes to the community he calls home. On this edition of FLX Today, we continue our series talking with candidates for local office across the ... more
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Wolcott Supervisor: “Response time is not in a good place,” solutions needed to help rural first responders

Wolcott Supervisor: "Response time is not in a good place," solutions needed to help rural first responders
Wayne County has one fewer ambulance service, and it has officials in communities like Wolcott concerned about the future. "First response time is not in a good place," Supervisor Lynn Chatfield said Monday on FLX ... more
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Wolcott man faces several charges after crash, refusing tests

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies say a Wolcott man faces an array of charges following a crash investigation in the town of Huron late-Saturday. Brett Shaffer, 25, was charged with DWI, operating a vehicle while impaired by drugs, refusal ... more
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Pursuit in Wayne County ends in orchard crash; suspect apprehended after attempting to flee on foot

Transition to ‘fly cars’ in Wayne County for ALS service has gone well
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office have given an update on a pursuit that took place during the afternoon hours on Wednesday, and concluded with a crash a little after 4 p.m. A vehicle pursuit was ... more
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Oswego man charged with assaulting person in Wolcott in front of child

Oswego man charged with assaulting person in Wolcott in front of child
The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff announced the arrest of 37-year-old Heriberto J. Rivera of Oswego. Rivera's arrest comes from an outstanding warrant related to an incident in August 2022 on Younglove Road in ... more
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Latest on teacher from NR-Wolcott who’s accused of sex abuse, endangering welfare of a child

Latest on teacher from NR-Wolcott who’s accused of sex abuse, endangering welfare of a child
Anthony Gill, a 33-year-old teacher from North Rose Wolcott Middle School in Wayne County, was arrested Tuesday night on charges of second-degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. The arrest came months ... more
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Wayne County man charged with assault after pair of domestic incidents

Deputies: Motorcyclist airlifted with serious injuries after Wayne County crash
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office has arrested 34-year-old Steven M. Austin in connection with two disturbances in the Village of Wolcott. Austin is charged with two counts of third-degree assault following an investigation into the ... more
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Wolcott man charged with assault after slashing man’s neck, chest during incident

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the arrest of Jackson M. Kent, a 25-year-old resident of Wolcott, in connection with a recent disturbance in the area. Reports suggest that during a confrontation involving Kent, two ... more
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Red Creek driver was impaired by drugs, state police say

Police: Seneca Falls man charged with DWAI after crash on Rt. 89
State police arrested a Red Creek resident after an incident on Ridge Road. On July 20 troopers observed a vehicle moving from its lane unsafely on Ridge Road in Wolcott. The driver, identified as Sheila ... more
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Daughter charged with manslaughter, DWI after killing mother in Wayne County

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A woman was arrested in Wayne County on July 23 following a fatal accident. According to State Police, they responded to a report of a vehicle striking a pedestrian on East Port Bay Road in ... more
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Deputies: Wolcott man arrested for violating probation

Deputies: Wolcott man arrested for violating probation
Deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff's Office reported the arrest of a Wolcott man following an investigation. Joshua Castiglia, 35, was arrested for violating probation. Additional information was not made available. However, deputies said in ... more
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Wolcott man with three prior sex abuse convictions sentenced to 35 years in prison after new confession and conviction

Wolcott man with three prior sex abuse convictions sentenced to 35 years in prison after new confession and conviction
Jacob Ritchie, a 37-year-old man from Wolcott, has been sentenced to 35 years in prison and ten years of supervised release following his conviction on child pornography charges, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Federal ... more
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Troopers: Wolcott man accused of trying to sell cannabis at the Dollar General

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State police arrested a Wolcott resident following an investigation at the Dollar General. Troopers were originally dispatched to the Dollar General for a suspicious person complaint. Mark Krause, 55, was arrested for criminal sale of ... more
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Wolcott pediatrician pleads guilty to child endangerment charge: Forced to surrender medical license

Wolcott pediatrician pleads guilty to child endangerment charge: Forced to surrender medical license
Pediatrician Adam Weis admitted guilt to a misdemeanor charge of endangering the welfare of a child, altering his plea from not guilty during a court hearing on Wednesday. This plea change came after striking a ... more
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Firefighters from two counties called to Wolcott blaze

Firefighters from two counties called to Wolcott blaze
Firefighters from two counties were dispatched to a structure fire in Wolcott. The call came in for a fire on Larkin Road during the late-morning hours. By noon, mutual aid requests were made to departments ... more
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Wolcott woman charged with DWI after suspicious condition investigation

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State police arrested a Wolcott resident for driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop in the village. It happened on April 28 after troopers were called to a suspicious condition. Michelle Orsborne, 48, was arrested ... more
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What led to last month’s ‘Felony Lane Gang’ arrest in Wayne County? Who else has been charged?

What led to last month's 'Felony Lane Gang' arrest in Wayne County? Who else has been charged?
On March 15, an Ontario woman's vehicle was broken into at Casey Park, resulting in the theft of her purse containing identification, checks, and credit cards. Subsequently, on March 24, a woman attempted to cash ... more
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Deputies: Wolcott man assaulted woman during dispute

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies say a Wolcott man was taken into custody after a physical altercation with a woman on Wednesday. Around 1 a.m. deputies arrested Nathaniel Flynn, 33, for assault following an investigation. Flynn is accused of ... more
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Wolcott man wanted on grand larceny, breaking and entering, and drug distribuion charges in Virginia

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott man following a warrant investigation in Wayne County. Deputies arrested Timothy McCarty, 50, of Wolcott as a fugitive from justice in the state of ... more
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