Narcotics Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on April 17th, 2019, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Jessica E. Parish, age 33, of 77 Fall Street Apt 2, Seneca Falls, N.Y. The arrest stems from an investigation where it is alleged that Parish was in possession of drug paraphernalia and an unprescribed prescription medication (Buprenorphrine). Parish was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree. Parish was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear on the 10th of May 2019 at 10:00am at the Romulus Town Court.

Fatal Train Accident

On April 18, 2019 at about 10:17am, Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an industrial train accident on the former Seneca Army Depot property, in the Town of Romulus.  Upon the arrival of Sheriff’s Deputies, it was determined that an employee of the Andersons Rail Group had been severely injured after being struck by a moving train. The employee, identified as Thomas J. Horn, age 46, of 5854 Route 96, Apt. 222A, Romulus, New York, was pronounced dead at the scene by Coroner Paul MacPherson. At the time of the accident, Horn and another employee were attempting to move rail cars to another location and were the only ones present. The second employee was uninjured in the event. At this point, Deputies report that it appears Horn possibly fell and was struck by the train . The Fayette Fire Department, Varick Fire Department, South Seneca Ambulance, and New York State Police also responded to the scene. The case remains under investigation and Sheriff’s Investigators will continue to work closely with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on the incident. Sheriff Tim Luce reports that the Seneca County E-911 Center was a valuable resource during the event as they worked hard to coordinate the many different resources needed to respond to events like these.

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Narcotics Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on April 9th, 2019, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Brian L. Buck, age 49, of 75 Virginia Street Apt 4, Waterloo, New York. The arrest stems from an investigation where It is alleged that Buck was in possession of drug paraphernalia and crack cocaine. Subsequently, Buck was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree. Buck was arraigned at the Centralized Arraignment Court and remanded to the Seneca County Correctional Facility. Buck is to reappear at a later date to answer the charges.

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Narcotics Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on April 8th, 2019, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Steven C. Mayo , age 40, of 6960 1st Street, Ovid, N. Y. The arrest stems from an investigation into a larceny of prescription medication from a local business. It is alleged that Mayo stole a controlled substance ( Morphine ) from a local business in the town of Ovid on March 26th 2019. Mayo was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the seventh Degree. Mayo was arraigned at CAP and released. Mayo is to re-appear at a later date to answer the charges.

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Welfare Fraud Arrest

On April 3rd , 2019, at about 12:00pm, Seneca County Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Rachel R. Wade , age 38, of 4391 Wolcott Spring Lake Road, Wolcott, New York, following a welfare fraud investigation. Wade was charged with Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the First Degree and Welfare Fraud in the Fifth Degree. It is alleged that Wade failed to disclose that members of her family were not residing with her while receiving monetary benefits from Seneca County. Wade was released on an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Waterloo Village Court on May 1st, 2019 at 5pm.

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Narcotics Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on March 25th, 2019, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Christina Coleman , age 40, of 27 N. Wadsworth Street, Geneva, N. Y. The arrest stems from an investigation into the sale of prescription medication in the local community. It is alleged that Coleman sold a controlled substance( Ritalin ) in the Town of Seneca Falls. Coleman was charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree. Coleman is currently being held at the Seneca County Correctional Facility without bail. Colemans next scheduled court appearance will be on March 27th, 2019 at Seneca Falls Town Court. The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Seneca Falls Police Department.

Criminal Nuisance Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on March 13th 2019, around 10:00am, the Narcotics Unit arrested Jedediah J. Shaw, age 37, of 1875 Auburn Road, Seneca Falls, New York, on a charge of Criminal Nuisance in the Second Degree. The arrest stems from a search warrant that was executed at 25 Peterman Road, Apartment B2, on February 6th 2019 in the Town of Seneca Falls where numerous items related to drug sales were seized. As a result of the ongoing investigation, it is alleged that Shaw knowingly maintained the apartment and allowed drug activity to take place. Shaw was taken into custody and was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility. Shaw will be arraigned at CAP Court at 7:00pm.

Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on March 11, 2019 at 4:00 AM, Deputies arrested Andy Cruz-Delgado, 38, of 79 Copeland Street, Rochester NY, in the Town of Ovid, for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 3rd degree and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. It is alleged that Cruz-Delgado was in Possession of Marihuana following a routine traffic stop for Speeding. Cruz-Delgado was released on appearance tickets and is to appear in the Town of Ovid Court on April 23, 2019 to answer the charges.

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Aggravated DWI Property Damage Accident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s office reports that on March 2nd, 2019, at approx. 10:30pm, Deputies arrested Teagan A Jahna, 24, of 32 East River Street, apt #4, Waterloo, New York. Jahna was charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, Driving While Intoxicated, Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident, Moving from Lane Unsafely, and Refusal to Submit to a Breath Test. The arrest stems from an investigation into a one car property damage accident where Jahna was found to be traveling southbound on Whiskey Hill Rd and left the east shoulder of the roadway striking two trees and a mailbox. Jahna had attempted to flee the scene and was located a short distance from the accident. Jahna suffered no injuries, but the vehicle suffered extensive damage and was towed from the scene. Jahna was committed to the Seneca County Correctional Facility and held awaiting arraignment.

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Arrest

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 03/01/19 at approx. 5:08pm, Deputies arrested Cody Colegrove, 25, of Binghamton, New York, and Morgan Hyde, 17, of Vestal, New York. The arrests stem from a traffic stop where Deputies stopped the vehicle that Colegrove was operating for expired inspection. Upon investigation, Deputies discovered that Colegrove’s driver’s license was suspended. Deputies also discovered the passenger, Hyde, to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana. Colegrove was released on uniform traffic tickets for Uninspected Motor Vehicle and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the Third Degree. Hyde was released with an appearance ticket for Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. Both parties are to appear in the Romulus Town Court on April 12, 2019 at 10:00am to answer the charges.

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