On 01/09/2022 at approx. 2212hrs deputies arrested Brad D Lynch, 31, of Ovid from Harassment in the 2nd degree a violation. The arrests stems from an incident were deputies were dispatched to a residence in Ovid for a reported domestic. Upon investigation it was discovered that during the domestic incident, Lynch had physical contact with another person. Lynch was processed and held for arraignment at CAP court. An order of protection was requested on behalf of the victim.


The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on January 07 2022 at 7:17 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a Property Damage Accident on Powderly Rd in the Town of Waterloo. When Deputies arrived on scene they located a vehicle in the ditch that was driven by Joseph Quaye, 27, of 60 W Wright Ave in the Town of Waterloo. During the investigation it was determined that Quaye was intoxicated and was placed under arrest. Quaye was found to have a BAC of .23% and was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated. Quaye was given an appearance ticket to answer for the charges to be held at Waterloo Town Court on February 9th 2022 at 5:00 PM.

AUO 2nd

Sheriff Luce reports that on Friday January 7th at around 4:40 PM Deputies were patrolling the area of State Route 96A in the Town of Romulus when they observed a vehicle operating with an expired NYS inspection on a NYS Highway. Deputies initiated a traffic stop and found that 25 year old Jerry J. Burke of 947 Yale Farm Road in the Town of Varick was operating a motor vehicle while having a revoked NYS Driver’s License and an expired NYS vehicle registration. Burke was issued an appearance ticket for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the Second Degree an unclassified misdemeanor and universal traffic tickets for uninspected motor vehicle and unregistered motor vehicle. Burke and the vehicle were turned over to a valid NYS Driver’s License holder.


Sheriff Luce reports that on Saturday January 8th at around 3:00 PM Deputies responded to a residence on Yale Farm Road in the Town of Varick for a Domestic incident that was reported to have occurred earlier in the day. Deputies report that 32 year old Gloria M. Warne of 6231 State Route 96A in the town of Romulus was arrested for the charges of Criminal Obstruction of Breathing and Harassment in the Second degree. The arrests stem from a Domestic incident where it was reported that Gloria had struck a male in the face with closed fists several times and had chocked the male with both hands by applying pressure to the neck and throat. Gloria was taken into custody later on at a separate location and transported to the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center where she was held for centralized arraignment court.

Vehicle Persuit

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Friday, January 7th, 2022 at around 6:20am, Deputies arrested 34 year old Shane D. Delello of Syracuse, New York. The arrest was the result of an initial traffic violation deputies observed in which a vehicle pursuit ensued that ended in a traffic stop in the Town of Romulus. The deputies pursued Delello’s vehicle through the Towns of Fayette, Varick and Romulus. Delello was ultimately stopped for a speeding violation, and failure to obey a police officer when he did not pull over for deputies, which lead to the pursuit. Upon further investigation, it was found that Delello’s NYS drivers license was suspended/revoked. Delello was charged with Speeding in Zone Over 55 mph, Failure To Obey a Police Officer, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operator 2nd. Delello was released on appearance tickets and is set to appear in the Town of Fayette Court and Town of Varick Court on later dates to answer to the charges.

Bench Warrant

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that Carolos Lozada, 30, of Geneva was arrested on a Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear in Court. The Warant was issued out of the Town of Romulus Court for the original charge of Criminal Mischief 3rd. Lozada was taken into custody and transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await arraignment. Deputies were assisted by the Geneva Police Department.


The Seneca County Sheriff’s office reports that on 12/29/21 at approximately 3:39AM, Deputies responded to a business in the T/Tyre for the report of an intoxicated male attempting to leave the business in his vehicle. Deputies arrived on scene and observed the Suspect’s vehicle parked in front of the business entrance unoccupied with the engine running. Deputies were then confronted by a hostile male later identified as Jeremiah D. Gary age 44 of Utica NY as he was exiting the business. After a brief struggle, officers were able to place hand restraints on Gary and take him into custody. Gary was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest, DWI and Criminal Possession of a Controlled substance in the 7th degree. Gary was transported to the Seneca County LEC where he would await CAP court later in the evening.


The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 1/2/2022 at approximately 12:22AM, Deputies responded to The Del Lago Casino/ Hotel in Tyre for the report of a Domestic Incident. Upon arrival, Deputies attempted to make contact with the male half later identified as Scott L. Thompson age 40 of Canandaigua but Scott refused to answer the door to the room he was staying in. Deputies eventually made verbal contact with Thompson but he remained locked in his room. Thompson then threatened to shoot officer’s if they attempted to enter. After a brief standoff, Deputies were able to talk Thompson out of the room peacefully and without incident. Thompson was later changed with Disorderly Conduct and Harassment in the 2nd degree. Thompson was issued an appearance ticket and is due in the T/Tyre court on a later date to answer the charges

Disorderly Conduct/ Assault

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 01/01/2022 at around the time of 01:00 am Deputies responded to the 1133 RTE 414 in the Town of Tyre, for the report of an unruly citizen. After investigation deputies arrested Nathan K Isaacson, 31, of 1077 Anstee Rd Clyde NY. Isaacson was charged with disorderly conduct, harassment 2nd, resisting arrest, assault 3rd and two counts of criminal mischief 4th. The Sherriff’s Office reports that Nathan was harassing Del Lago employees near the bar area; furthermore, it’s reported Nathan pushed several drinks off the bar and when security became involved Nathan began fighting with security guards. Nathan is scheduled to appear in the Tyre Town Court on January 12th to answer for these charges.


The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on the 24th of December, 2021 at around 10:12 P.M., Deputies responded to the area of 676 Gravel Road in the Town of Tyre for the report of a one vehicle property damage accident. A White 2019 Ford RGE being operated by 25 year old Shelby L. Pokrzywa of 28 Chestnut Street in Seneca Falls was traveling South on Gravel Road when it left its designated lane and collided with a bridge structure. Pokrzywa did not sustain any injuries as a result of the crash. An investigation into the accident showed that at the time of the accident, Pokrzywa was intoxicated. Pokrzywa was arrested for DWI, Aggravated DWI, Driving with .08 of 1% of alcohol in her blood, and Failure to Use Designated Lane. Pokrzywa was transported to the Seneca County Jail where she was processed for the charges. Pokrzywa was released on an appearance ticket and is expected to report to the Tyre Town Court on the 12th of January, 2022 to answer for the charges against her. 21SH15332. 146.