The Chenango County Sheriffs Office executed a Search Warrant on Pearl St in the Town of Bainbridge; they arrested 43-year-old Todd Roberts of Bainbridge for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance and Criminal Possession of a Hypodermic Instrument. Roberts was found to be in possession of jewelry following an investigation into stolen property from a victim in the Town of Bainbridge. He was also in possession of cocaine and hypodermic syringes. Roberts was arraigned in the Town of Bainbridge Court and remanded to the Chenango County Correctional Facility on $1000 cash bail.
Firefighters responded to a structure fire at the Otego Agway building on Railroad Avenue Saturday. The building was destroyed in the blaze, Oneonta City fire fighters assisted Otego firefighters Saturday night, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.
The Otsego county health department reports that a raccoon tested positive for rabies. The animal was found last Wednesday in a barn in the town of Middlefield, where it came in contact with a cow that was up to date on all vaccinations. The raccoon was euthanized and sent to the state lab for testing.
The regular meeting of the Oneonta city parks & recreation commission will be held this evening. The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM in the common council chamber at city hall.