P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-4-13

State Police at Sidney arrested 41-Year-old Fredrick Terrell of Ulster, Pennsylvania for Driving While Intoxicated with a BAC result of .14%. The arrest resulted from a traffic stop on Interstate 88 in Afton; Terrell was issued tickets returnable to the Town of Afton Court on March 11th. —————————— The Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-4-13

A.m. news Monday 3-4-13 6 People have been arrested in connection with trafficking heroin into the region, according to the Otsego County Sheriff’s department.  Officials said that the 2 year investigation first led to the December 7th arrests of 24 year old Daniel Parrotte of Mount Upton, for an equipment violation, his 2 passengers were …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-1-13

State Senator Jim Seward joined in the rally against the New York Safe Act outside the state Capitol in Albany Thursday:   (Seward guns)   Senator Seward voted against the NY-SAFE act and is supporting legislation to repeal the law.  Seward said that he supports laws to crack down on those who obtain guns illegally …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-1-13

State Police in Owego, New York, arrested 4 suspects for stealing over $118,000 worth of electronics from trailers at the Best Buy Warehouse parking lot in the Town of Nichols, troopers arrested 24 year old LANCE DEGRAFFENREID of Illinois, 19 year old DEVONTE HENRY of Illinois, 35 year old ROLAND JACKSON of, Wisconsin and 24 …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-28-13

Chenango County Sheriff Ernest Cutting is confirming the identity of the body found on Tuesday February 26, 2013 on Center Road in the Town of Pharsalia.  The body had been identified by the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office as Jennifer Ramsaran who was reported missing by her husband on December 11, 2012.  The Sheriff’s Office …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-28-13

Police agencies in Tioga County executed a search warrant in Newark Valley, leading to the seizure of an active meth-amphetamine lab and the arrest of 6 people.   Charged were 23 year old Scott Cole, of Newark Valley, 29 year old Jamie Swackhammer of Newark Valley, 31 year old Bryan Burkard of Berkshire, 48 year old …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-27-13

Law enforcement officials in Delaware county, and all surrounding counties, have seen a turn in the abuse of substances like alcohol, to prescription pain killer and heroin in the last 1 to 2 years.  Dave Ramsey of the Alcohol & Drug Abuse Council of Delaware County explains:   (Dave Ramsey 2-27-13)   Ramsey said emergency …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-27-13

Yesterday, members of the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office recovered an unidentified human body off of the Center Road in the Town of Pharsalia.   The unidentified female body was taken to the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office in Syracuse  for an autopsy.  Sheriff Cutting announced that the identity of the female body is unknown to investigators …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-26-13

State Police released more details about the February 19th town of Walton arson, with 2 murders and a suicide.  Lieutenant Eric Dauber of the state police BCI unit said that police were summoned to the John Lockwood road residence to serve a warrant to Debra Sundstrom for failure to appear in court for  several counts …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-26-13

State Senator Jim Seward and State Senator John Flanagan will be in Delaware and Otsego Counties, Today.  Senator Seward and Senator Flanagan will tour the Franklin Central School at 1:15 and meet with Franklin School Superintendent Gordon Daniels, board of education members, and local elected officials including Village of Franklin Mayor John Campbell.  Seward and Flanagan …