The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on January 6, 2020 at 6:30pm, Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Dana J. Goodman, age 34, of 4146 Halls Corners Road, Interlaken, New York, on charges of Predatory Sexual Assault, a Class A-II Felony, Rape in the First Degree, a Class B Felony, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a Class A Misdemeanor. The charges stem from an investigation where it is alleged Goodman subjected a child less than thirteen years old to sexual contact in the Town of Covert. Goodman was initially held at the Seneca County Correctional Facility and arraigned in the Seneca County Centralized Arraignment Court this morning. Goodman was released on his own recognizance and will be subject to electronic home monitoring supervised by the Seneca County Probation Department. A Class A Order of Protection was filed on behalf of the victim. Goodman is to reappear in the Covert Town Court on January 10, 2020 at 12:00pm. Goodman’s release was in compliance with the new bail reform laws as the least restrictive non-monetary condition imposed by the court.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on January 5th 2019 at approximately 12:54AM, Deputies arrested Frederick T. Zugibe age 44 of Cayuga NY. The arrest stems from a traffic stop that occurred on State Route 318 in the T/Junius where Zugibe was stopped for Speeding. Upon further investigation, Deputies arrested Zugibe for Driving While Intoxicated , and having a BAC of .08 or higher. Zugibe was processed and then released with appearance tickets to a third party. Zugibe is to appear to the T/Junius court on a later date to answer the charges
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on January 2nd, 2020, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Tyler A. Liberatore, age 23, of Geneva, New York. Liberatore was charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the second degree, a class A Felony, and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the third degree, a Class B Felony. It is alleged that Liberatore sold over one-half ounce of crack cocaine in November of 2019 while in the Town of Waterloo. Liberatore was released on appearance tickets and is scheduled to appear at CAP Court on January 17th, 2020 at 0800hrs. Members of the Narcotics Unit were assisted by the Geneva Police Department and Ontario County Probation Department.
Due to the new bail reform laws, the Sheriff’s Office is obligated to release Liberatore on appearance tickets in relation to this case.
The Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit previously arrested Liberatore in July of 2017 on charges of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree, both Class B Felonies, when he allegedly sold cocaine in the Town of Waterloo.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on December 28th at approximately 9:15PM, Deputies were dispatched to State Route 89 in the Town of Fayette for the report of a 1 car property damage accident in which a vehicle had driven into a ditch, after striking a fire hydrant belonging to the Town of Seneca Falls Water Department and a mailbox. It was reported that the vehicle was attempting to leave the scene of the accident prior to Deputies arrival. The Town of Seneca Falls Police Department responded to assist the Sheriff’s Office and was able to locate the vehicle and held it until Deputies arrived. During the course of the investigation It was discovered that the operator of the vehicle, Tally J. McDonald, age 24 of Romulus NY, was traveling southbound on State Route 89 when her vehicle left the roadway, and sustained severe damage when it struck the fire hydrant and the mailbox. Deputies report that McDonald did move the vehicle approximately a half a mile south of the original scene of the accident . After further investigation McDonald was charged with DWI and taken into custody and transported to the Seneca County Sheriffs Office in Romulus . McDonald was charged with- Leaving the scene of a property damage accident, Consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle (Open container) , Failure to maintain designated lane, Driving While Intoxicated, and Aggravated DWI (BAC .18 or higher) McDonald was released on appearance tickets, and is to answer the charges in the Town of Fayette court on a later date. The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by members of the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department, and members of the New York State Park Police.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 12/29/2019 at approximately 2:12AM, Deputies arrested Michael Rivers age 31 of 7153 College Street Lima NY. The arrest stems from a traffic stop that occurred on State Route 96 in the T/Varick where Deputies were following Rivers vehicle and observed the vehicle pull off to the side of the road almost going into the ditch. After further investigation, Rivers was arrested for Driving While intoxicated. Rivers also had multiple driving suspensions and was charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd and Operating without a license. Rivers was processed and released with an appearance ticket and is to appear in the T/Varick court on a later date to answer the charges.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on December 24th at 2:16pm, Deputies arrested Lisa A. McParlin , age 60 of 16 George Street Dryden N.Y. for DWI. The arrest Stems from a Traffic stop on State Route 96 in the Town of Fayette after Deputies observed McParlin’s vehicle failing to stay within its lane and traveling into the oncoming traffic. Following further investigation after the traffic stop, Mcparlin was found to be intoxicated. She was charged with failure to keep right, Driving while intoxicated, as well as Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated for having a BAC above .18%. Mcparlin was released on UTT’s and will appear in the T-Fayette court on January 8th at 7pm to answer the charges.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on December 22nd 2019 at 07:00 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Dale Francis Tyler, 30, of 5489 State Route 96 Romulus NY, on Olschewske Rd in the Town of Fayette for Driving While Intoxicated. The arrest stems from an investigation into a suspicious vehicle parked on Olschewske Rd with a person slumped over the wheel. Upon further investigation Deputies located the vehicle and found Tyler to be intoxicated. Tyler was committed to the Seneca County Correctional Facility and was arraigned at the CAP court and released to appear in Fayette Town Court at a later date.
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The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on December 21st 2019 at 07:00 PM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Rusty D Kerns, 30, of 105 Steele Rd Waterloo NY, on Hecker Rd in the Town of Waterloo. Kerns was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Failure To Keep Right, Crossing Hazardous Markings and No Seat Belt. The arrest stems from an investigation into a one car property damage accident on Hecker Rd where Kerns was traveling West bound and lost control of his vehicle crossing over the oncoming lane and striking a telephone pole causing a power outage in the area. The vehicle then rolled end over end causing Kerns to be ejected from the vehicle. Kerns suffered lacerations to the head and was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester by North Seneca Ambulance for a back injury. The vehicle suffered extensive damage and was towed from the scene . Deputies were assisted at the scene by the Border City Fire Department. Kerns was issued appearance tickets and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on January 12th 2020 to answer the charges. 19SH12301
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on December 20th, 2019, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Kayla N. Glover, age 27, of Geneva, New York. Glover was charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the second degree, a class A Felony. It is alleged that Glover sold over a half ounce of cocaine to another person in November of 2019. The alleged sale occurred in the Town of Waterloo. Glover was arraigned at CAP court and committed to the custody of the sheriff in lieu of no bail. Members of the Narcotics Unit were assisted by the Geneva Police Department.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on December 21, 2019 at approximately 2:00pm Investigators arrested Joshua M Hernandes, age 37 of Waterloo, NY. The arrest stems from an investigation into an alleged Welfare Fraud complaint. Hernandes is accused of fraudulently obtaining benefits from Seneca County. As a result of the investigation Hernandes was charged with Offering a False Instrument for Filing 1st, Welfare Fraud 3rd, Grand Larceny 3rd, and Misuse of Food Stamps. All the charges are Felonies. Hernandes is being held at the Seneca County Correctional Facility awaiting arraignment at CAP Court.