Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on August 25, 2018 around 7PM, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a one car personal injury accident on State Route 96A and Co Rd 129 in the Town of Lodi. Upon arrival Deputies saw two males in the vehicle unconscious. Sheriff’s Deputies administered multiple doses of narcan to both males and removed them from the vehicle. Driver, Joshua Dickinson, age 40 of 8543 Mill St Lodi NY was able to regain consciousness when members of the Fire Department were holding him upright while moving him away from the vehicle. Passenger, Keith Dickinson, age 65 also of Mill St Lodi NY remained unconscious and was put into South Seneca ambulance awaiting roadside. After he regained consciousness , upon further investigation Keith Dickinson was found to have drugs on his person and after signing off from the ambulance with no injuries, was arrested for one count of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the seventh degree. Joshua Dickinson also signed off with no injuries and was arrested for one count driving while intoxicated, one count of driving while intoxicated combination alcohol/drugs, and one count improper right turn at intersection. Both DWI charges are felonies due to a previous conviction of DWI in the past ten years. Both Joshua and Keith Dickinson were arraigned at 8AM at the centralized arraignment court in Romulus NY. Keith Dickinson was released on his own recognizance and is to appear in the Town of Lodi Court September 19, 2018 at 10AM. Joshua Dickinson was committed to the Seneca County Jail on $1000 cash or $2000 bond and is to appear in the Town of Lodi Court August 30, 2018 at 10AM. The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by South Seneca Ambulance, as well as Lodi, Ovid, and Interlaken Fire Departments.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on 08-23-2018 at around 05:30am Deputies arrested Kelly O’Connor, age 42 , of 115 Kent St Palmyra for Trespass. Deputies responded to Del Lago Casino for a report of an intoxicated female who was refusing to leave. Del Lago Security staff, and Deputies offered O’Connor several opportunities to leave the business, but she refused all opportunities to leave peacefully. O’ Connor was arrested and issued an appearance ticket and is appear in the Town of Tyre Court on 10-03-2018 to answer to the charge.
Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on August 24, 2018 at approx. 11pm Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a one car PIMVA on Rt 96A in the Town of Romulus. Deputies report that Thomas Weiler, age 76 from Rochester NY, was driving his Honda CRV northbound on Rt 96A near the W Blain road , when it struck a horse in the road that had gotten loose from a nearby farm. There were no other occupants in the vehicle at the time of the crash. Weiler had multiple complaints of pain and had a noticeable bleed from his head. He was treated at the scene then transported by South Seneca ambulance to the Town of Waterloo where it was met by the helicopter. Weiler was then flown by Mercy Flight air ambulance to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester for further evaluation. The horse , which was owned by Daniel King age 32 of 1495 W Blaine Rd Ovid, was deceased at the scene . The vehicle sustained heavy damage and was towed from the scene . State Route 96A was also turned into a single lane for nearly an hour while crews dealt with the accident. Seneca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by New York State Park Police, New York State Police, South Seneca Ambulance, Mercy Flight Central, as well as Ovid Fire, Romulus Fire, Varick Fire, and Border City Fire Departments.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Department reports that on August 21st 2018 at approximately 10:45PM, Deputies responded to the Del Lago Casino in the T/Tyre for the report of a vehicle into a pole. Deputies arrived on scene to find the vehicle involved had left the scene after snapping a light pole in half. While on scene, Deputies were informed that the vehicle involved had just crashed into a ditch at the intersection of County House and Bauer Road in the T/Fayette. Seneca Falls PD arrived on County House Road and secured the scene until Deputies arrived. After further investigation Deputies arrested Sunye D. Koniz age 61 of Burdett NY for Driving While Intoxicated. Koniz was also issued a UTT for leaving the scene of an accident in Tyre and UTT’s for DWI and having a BAC of .o8% or more at the 2nd accident in the Town of Fayette . Koniz was released an appearance tickets and is to appear in the T/Tyre and T/Fayette courts on later dates.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports, on August 23, 2018 at 2:45PM, members of the Narcotics Unit arrested Keionna N. Sapp, age 33 of 24 ½ Fayette Street, Waterloo, NY. Members of the Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at her residence and discovered a quantity of “crack” cocaine packaged for sale. Sapp was charged with the following:
Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd (2 counts)- Class B Felonies
Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd (3 counts)- Class B Felonies
It is alleged that Sapp had been selling “crack” cocaine in the Village of Waterloo. Sapp was held at the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center awaiting arraignment at the Centralized Arraignment Court. Investigators were assisted by K9 “Aiken”, the Geneva Police Department, and Waterloo Police Department.
On August 21, 2018 at approximately 10:00 A.M. , The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office arrested John C. Mancuso, age 81, of 6413 Kims Drive Victor NY for Stalking in the 4th Degree, Criminal Contempt 1st and Aggravated Family Offense. The arrest stems from an ongoing case in which Mancuso called the victim who is an Ovid resident multiple times over a few days while a class A order of protection was in effect. Mancuso has also violated the order on six other occasions. Mancuso was arraigned in the Town of Ovid Court where he was remanded to the Seneca County Jail in lieu of $20,000 cash bail or $40,000 secure bond. He is to reappear at the Seneca County Court and that date is still to be determined.
case number 18SH08686
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Steven L. Cooley, age 33, of 3069 Cemetery Rd. Seneca Falls, NY 13148. Cooley was arrested by Sheriff’s Investigators on August 8th, 2018 following an investigation of a complaint where it was alleged that he was in possession of computer related data that he did not have permission to access. Following an extensive investigation, Sheriff’s Investigators charged Cooley with the following:
• 1 count of Criminal Possession of Computer Related Material (class E felony)
• 1 count of Computer Trespass (class E felony)
• 10 counts of Unlawful Duplication of Computer Related Material (class E felony)
• Multiple vehicle and traffic infractions and one misdemeanor
Cooley was also charged with multiple traffic offenses due to his alleged reckless operation of a motor vehicle within the Town of Seneca Falls prior to being taken into custody. Cooley was secured at the Seneca County Correctional Facility pending an arraignment in the Central Arraignment Court on 08/09/18 at 8:00am. After arraignment Cooley was remanded to the custody of the Seneca County Sheriff in lieu of $500.00 cash bail or $1,000.00 secured bond and scheduled to reappear in the Town of Seneca Falls Court at a later date.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on August 18th 2018 at approximately 9:04PM, Deputies responded to the area of State Route 414 for the report of a vehicle into a pole. After further investigation, Deputies arrested Ashley N. Swarey age 29 of 3512 Ritter Road for DWI Drugs. It is alleged that Swarey was Southbound on State Route 414 when she dozed off at the wheel, striking a small pole and mailbox. Swarey was issued UTT’s and is scheduled to appear in the T/Seneca Falls court on a later date.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on August 19th 2018 at approximately 12:18AM, Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a Domestic incident on Waterloo-Geneva Road. Upon arrival, Waterloo PD was already on scene assisting and had the parties separated. After further investigation Deputies arrested Luis A. Vargas age 24 of 1008 Waterloo Geneva Road Lot 4 for Endangering the Welfare of a Child. It is alleged that Vargas returned home intoxicated and began to fight with a female and destroy property while in front of a seven year old child. Vargas was transported to the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center where he will await arraignment on the charge.
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on August 16, 2018 at approximately 5:30am Sheriff Deputies arrested Steven J Kirby, age 41 of Rochester NY, on a warrant for Violating Probation. Kirby was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility where he awaiting arraignment.