The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on August 3, 2020 at 6:05 PM, Seneca County Deputies arrested Sarah B Vanorden-Morrow age 40,of 6762 Log City Road Ovid, NY. She was charged with endangering the welfare of a child (Class A Misdemeanor). This arrest stems from an incident that occurred on August 3, 2020 at 6762 Log City Road in the Town of Romulus. It is alleged that a 3 year old child was left unsupervised for a period of time without being checked on by a guardian. Vanorden-Morrow was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Romulus Court at a later date to answer the charge.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on 07/28/2020 at 9:15 P.M. Deputies arrested Wanya A. King, age 19, of Geneva, for Criminal Mischief in the 3rd Degree and Criminal Tampering in the 3rd Degree. The incident stems from a report of a dispute at 52 Border City Road. While investigating the incident King was found to have damaged property valued at the amount of $400.00 dollars. King was arraigned at the Seneca County Centralized arraignment court and released on his own recognizance, and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court at a later date.
On July 26th, 2020 the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that they responded to the Ovid Airport for a sky diving accident. Deputies report that Alisa L. Tripp age 56 of Bunker Hill West Virginia had parachuted out of a plane but had a hard landing, breaking both of her legs. Sheriff’s Deputies and members of South Seneca Ambulance, rendered emergency first aid at the scene. Tripp was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital by Mercy Flight Air Ambulance , where she continues to be treated for her injuries and remains in stable condition. Deputies were assisted on scene by Ovid and Lodi Fire Department.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 07-18-2020 ,Deputies received a traffic complaint of an erratic driver East Bound on the NYS Thruway. Deputies located the vehicle at the Petro Gas Station just off Exit 41. Upon further investigation , Leita C. King, 54 , of Farmington New York was found to be the operator of the reported vehicle. King was arrested for Driving while Intoxicated, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, and Consuming Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle. King was released on appearance tickets to a sober third party and is to appear in the Town of Tyre Court on August 25th, 2020 at 1:30pm to answer to the charges. CR#20SH07585
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on July 11th 2020 at 05:35 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Ryan N Boak, 25, of 2 Village Parkway Manchester, NY, on Kings Corners Road Town of Varick. Deputies report Boak was in a motor vehicle accident where he drove his vehicle into a utility pole and came to rest in a ditch. During the investigation he was found to be intoxicated. Boak was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Driving with .08 of 1% or more, and Failure to Keep Right. Boak was released on appearance tickets and is to appear in the Town of Varick Court on August 26th 2020 to answer the charges.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on July 10th 2020 at 12:55 P.M., Deputies arrested Nancy Pinette, 49, of Lodi NY on a Bench Warrant from Covert Town Court for failure to pay fine on the original charge of Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd Degree. Pinette was brought to the Seneca County Correctional facility where she was arraigned at CAP and released to appear in Covert court at a later date.
THE SENECA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE REPORTS ON 7/9/20 AT 2:03 PM, DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO THE AREA OF STATE RT 336 AND SECOR RD FOR a one car MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT . DEPUTIES REPORT PEGGY COLE, AGE 52 OF WATERLOO, WAS TRAVELING EASTBOUND ON RTE 336 DELIVERING MAIL , while driving along the shoulder, THE VEHICLE’S TIRES CAUGHT THE EDGE OF THE PAVEMENT AND WENT OFF THE SOUTHSIDE OF THE ROADWAY, SPINNING 180 DEGREES. THE VEHICLE CAME TO REST IN THE SOUTH SIDE DITCH FACING WEST. COLE SUFFERED INJURIES TO HER LEG, BACK AND NECK. COLE WAS EXTRICATED FROM HER VEHICLE AND TRANSPORTED BY South Seneca Ambulance TO THE SENECA FALLS AIRPORT WHERE LIFENET air ambulance TRANSPORTED HER TO STRONG MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, where she is in stable condition and being treated for rib and leg fractures. SCSO WAS ASSISTED ON SCENE BY NEW YORK STATE POLICE and , FAYETTE and VARICK FIRE DEPARTMENTs . The vehicle sustained moderate damage and was towed from the scene.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Saturday July 4th at approximately 12:30AM Deputies responded to 350 Waterloo-Geneva Road for the report of a physical domestic in progress. Upon arrival, Deputies discovered a female had been restrained and not allowed to leave the residence, and when she attempted to use her phone to call 911, the subject grabbed her phone , and would not allow her to call. The female was eventually able to get her phone and leave the residence and call 911 for assistance. After an investigation Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Matthew K. Northrop age 32 for Criminal Mischief 4th and Unlawful Imprisonment 2nd. Northrop was transported to the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center where he was arraigned at CAP Court and released to appear in Waterloo Town Court at a later date.
On July 1, 2020, at about 3:43am, the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office arrested Brandon D. Casey, age 26, of 2778 Parish Road, Ovid, New York, on charges of Criminal Obstruction of Breathing or Blood Circulation, Criminal Mischief in the Fourth Degree, and Harassment in the Second Degree following a domestic disturbance at a residence in the Town of Ovid. It is alleged that at about 10 pm on June 30 ,Casey attempted to restrain the victim around the neck and further prevented the victim from making a 911 call, while at a Town of Ovid residence. Casey then fled the scene to a wooded area behind the residence and witnesses reported that he was armed with a long gun and may have discharged one round while threatening responding law enforcement and himself. Sheriff’s Deputies immediately secured a perimeter and attempted to contain Casey to the immediate area. A Hyper-Reach was activated through the Seneca County E-911 Center advising residents to shelter in place. Sheriff’s Deputies also deployed a drone at the scene in an effort to locate Casey. After nearly five hours of searching and negotiations, Casey surrendered to Sheriff’s Deputies peacefully and was taken into custody. Casey was uninjured and was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility where he was arraigned in the Seneca County Centralized Arraignment Court on 07-01-20 at 8am. Casey was released on his own recognizance and is to appear in the Ovid Town Court at a later date. An order of protection was issued on behalf of the victim. Members of the New York State Police also assisted at the scene.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 07/01/20 at around Midnight, Deputies responded to a Town of Fayette residence for a domestic disturbance. Deputies arrested Robert Giggetts, age 58, of 2819 Miller Rd Fayette, NY, after an investigation where it is alleged Giggetts struck a female multiple times and damaged property inside the residence. Giggetts was arrested and charged with Criminal Mischief 4th and Harassment 2nd. Giggetts was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility and arraigned at CAP court and released to appear in Fayette Town Court at a later date