Bench warrant arrest Varick Town Court

The Seneca County Sheriff’s reports that on June 16, 2021 at 10:00 PM, Deputies arrested John D. Russell, 21 of Elmira, NY, on a Bench Warrant from Varick Town Court for failing to appear on the original charges of Unlawful Imprisonment 2nd and Criminal Obstruction of Breathing. Deputies report Russell was involved in an altercation in Dec 2017 and failed to appear on the charges . Russell was transported to the Seneca County correctional facility and arraigned in CAP court and released on pre-trial and is to appear in Varick court at a later date.