Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 57-year-old James Winfield of Franklin for 3 counts of 4th degree Grand Larceny. Winfield is accused of using a credit card that did not belong to him and purchased items at a Franklin business; he was arraigned sent to the Delaware County Jail on 250 cash bail or $500 bond pending action in Franklin Town Court at a later date.
Governor Cuomo announced that $2.75 million has been awarded under New York’s College Access Challenge Grant Program to help low-income students across the State enter and complete college. The services will be offered largely through community-based, not-for-profit organizations and will assist 24,655 students and families statewide. Binghamton City School District will conduct five tours with 20 low-income students on each trip. Students will visit several schools, including SUNY colleges in Oneonta & Delhi among others. Information is available at HESC.ny.gov/CACG.
The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 57-year-old Marcelino Otero of McDonough for 4th degree Criminal Mischief. Otero is accused of damaging the victim’s cell phone who was attempting call police for assistance during a domestic dispute. Otero faces court action shortly.