WCDO FRIDAY NEWS 6-10-16

State Police arrested 55 year old Cal Harris of Spencer, for 4th degree stalking. The arrest occurred after an investigation determined Harris had verbally threatened an off duty New York State Police member and his family while standing in front of the member’s residence in the Town of Oneonta. Harris was located and arrested shortly … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 6-9-16

Overdose deaths related to heroin and prescription opioid abuse reached record highs in New York State in 2014, according to a report issued today by State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. DiNapoli’s report noted heroin overdose deaths reached a record high of 825 in 2014, a jump of 159 deaths, or 24% over 2013, and is nearly … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 6-8-16

State Police arrested 27 year old Grant Woodruff of Binghamton, for operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, 2 counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance & other traffic violations, after a trooper arrived at a car & bus collision at about 8:30 AM on Chenango Bridge Road in the Town of Chenango. … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 6-7-16

State Police are continuing to investigate a November 1980 homicide case in Broome County 30-year-old Barry Marquart of Binghamton was reported missing after they were contacted by Marquart’s father, who stated that his son had been missing & he had received a call from Barry’s roommate. On November 9, 1980 Marquart’s car was found parked … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 6-6-16

31-year-old Dennis Gellat of Earlville has been arrested in connection with the robbery at the NBT Bank in Edmeston on May 23rd. The Otsego County Sheriff’s Department reported that Gelatt was arrested Sunday night and charged with 2nd-degree robbery after deputies from Otsego and Madison counties executed a search warrant at his residence. Gelatt was … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 6-3-16

The Sidney Chamber Of Commerce Will Hold their Annual Dinner tonight & honor their Citizen of the Years ray Baker & Business of the Years Cullman Child Development center. Baker commented about his actions in Sidney that led to his winning the award: (Ray Baker 6-3-16) Amy Williams at the Cullman center also comments: (Amy … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 6-2-16

State Police arrested 31-year-old Zachariah Burns & 24 year old Brandon Burns of Bainbridge, for 2nd degree burglary, following a March 29th report of a burglary to a home on County Road 26, in the Town of Afton. The Burns Brothers are accused of entering the home without permission and stealing guitars and a game … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY JUNE 1

Governor Cuomo today announced that State Police issued 11,946 tickets as a result of increased enforcement efforts during the Memorial Day Weekend 2016. State Troopers arrested 224 people for DWI and investigated 170 personal injury accidents, which resulted in 229 people injured. Three people were killed in three separate fatal motor vehicle accidents over the … [Read more…]