The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on October 5th 2019 at 03:00 AM, Deputies arrested Zachary John Brewer, 32, of 7252 Ann St Ovid NY on County Rd 132 in the Town of Ovid. Brewer was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Driving with .08% of 1% or more, Refusal to Submit to a Breath Test. Brewer was released on appearance tickets and is to appear in the Town of Ovid Court on November 18th 2019 to answer the charges. 19SH09648
The Seneca County Sheriff’s office reports that on October 3, 2019 at about 9:11 PM, Seneca County Deputies arrested Crystal L Hanes, Age 44, of 2250 CR 139 Ovid, on St Rt 96A in the Town of Romulus. Hanes was charged with Driving while intoxicated, Aggravated Driving while intoxicated and fail to keep right. Deputies report that the arrest stems from a Property damage accident. After investigation of the accident it was determined that Hanes was intoxicated. Hanes was released on appearance tickets and is appear before the Town of Romulus Court on October 25 at 10am to answer the charges.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 9/29/2019 at approximately 01:08am Deputies stopped a vehicle for speeding on Rt 5 in the town of Tyre. After further investigation the driver : Matthew C. Culver , age 29 of 61 Belaire Court, Aberdeen NJ , was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Deputies report Culver was charged with speeding, DWI and having a BAC of more than .08 % . Culver was released on tickets to appear in the Tyre Town Court at a later date.
The Seneca county Sheriff’s office reports that on September 20th 2019 at approx. 10 pm , Deputies arrested Cody A. Gallup-Lupo, age 26 of 7405 Powers Rd Auburn NY on an arrest warrant. Sheriff’s Deputies report that the arrest warrant stems from a road rage type incident that occurred on 9/4/19 on Burgess Rd in the Town of Waterloo , where Gallup-Lupo was involved in a hit and run car accident with another vehicle and left the scene. Gallup-Lupo was charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 2nd degree, Reckless driving and also issued a UTT for leaving the scene of a property damage accident. Gallup- Lupo was arraigned at CAP court and released to appear in Waterloo Town Court at a later date
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on September 28, 2019 at 1:00 AM, Deputies arrested Catlyn R J Steger, 31, of 8300 Main Street, Interlaken on State Route 96 in the Town of Ovid. Steger was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Aggravated Driving while Intoxicated, Possession of Marijuana, Failing to Stop at a Stop Sign, and Uninspected Motor Vehicle. Steger was committed to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await centralized arraignment.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on September 27th at 0930AM, Deputies were called to the Fast trac/McDonalds in Ovid for a family dispute that left a victim “pepper sprayed”. Following investigation, Deputies charged Heather N. Walsh-Forshay , age 27 , of Church Street, Waterloo with one count of assault in the 3rd degree (class A misdemeanor) and one count of Unlawful possession of noxious material, (class B misdemeanor). Walsh-Forshay was held in the Seneca County Correctional facility where she will await C.A.P. court arraignment. Deputies were assisted by members of the South Seneca Ambulance as well as the Waterloo Village PD.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on September 17th, 2019 at approximately 4:00PM, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Kyle W. Craig, age 28, with no known address, on a parole absconder warrant. Craig was observed by members of the Narcotics Unit walking in the Village of Waterloo. After a brief foot chase, Craig was taken in to custody and brought to the Law Enforcement Center where he was held on no bail. Members of the Sheriff’s Department were assisted by the Waterloo Police Department and New York State Parole.
The Seneca Co Sheriff’s Office reports that on 9/24/19 at approximately 2:30pm The Road Patrol and Investigators arrested Jeremiah R. Keppel, 35, formerly of Willard DTC, as a Fugitive from Justice who was being released from Willard DTC. Keppel was wanted for felony parole violations in Iowa related to escape and methamphetamine charges. Keppel was picked up at the Drug Treatment Center and taken to the LEC where he was arraigned in CAP Court. Keppel was remanded without bail and will be picked up later in the week by the U.S. Marshal’s Office. Keppel has signed his waiver of extradition and will be returned to Iowa.
The Seneca County Deputy Sheriff’s Police Benevolent Association (PBA) will once again be sponsoring its annual “Shop with a Sheriff” event in December. This event allows Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies the opportunity to spend time with underprivileged children from Seneca County. During the event, Sheriff’s Deputies shop at a local retail store with the children and the children are able to purchase gifts for themselves and their families that they most likely would not be able to afford. The children are fed lunch and are greeted by a visit from Santa Claus.
The event is funded by members of the Deputy Sheriff’s PBA, members of the Seneca County Sheriff’s Employees’ Association, community sponsors, and members of the public. As we move closer to the event, the PBA is accepting monetary donations if anyone wishes to donate and any monetary donations will be used strictly for this event. If you wish to donate, please make checks or money orders payable to the Seneca County Deputy Sheriff’s PBA and mail to Post Office Box 11, Romulus, New York 14541.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s office reports that on September 20th at approximately. 11:10 pm Deputies arrested Karen M. Moilanen, 58 of 904 Waterloo Geneva Road Lot number 9 of Waterloo. She was charged with Driving while intoxicated, refusal to submit to a breath test and Unsafe Backing of a motor vehicle. The arrest stems from an investigation into a two car property damage accident at 904 Waterloo Geneva Road where it was found that Moilanen was intoxicated and had backed into another vehicle. She was committed to the Seneca County Correctional and held awaiting arraignment.