Domestic Arrest Village of Waterloo

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on April 13, 2024 Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Shameeza Aziz, age 52, of 41 North Walnut Street in the Village of Waterloo for Assault 3rd and Resisting Arrest.

The arrest stems from a domestic incident where it is alleged that Aziz caused a physical injury to another person with a dangerous instrument, then resisted arrest.

Aziz was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await Centralized Arraignment.

Larceny Arrest in the Town of Junuis

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on 4/08/2024 at approximately 1:28 pm Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Raghuveera Narasimha and Askay Avhad age 26 and 24, of Syracuse NY in the Town of Junius for a total of 6 counts of Petit Larceny.

The arrest stems from an incident where it is alleged that the suspects stole from multiple local businesses in the Town of Junius.

Narasimha and Avhad were released on appearance tickets and are to appear before Junius Town Court at a later date to answer the charges.

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Warrant Arrest

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on 4/14/2024 at 6:01 PM , Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jeffrey T. Moore age 30, of 1078 Woodhill Rd Newark, NY 14513 in the Town of Waterloo, on an active warrant of arrest for harassment 2nd and resisting arrest.

The arrest stems from an incident where NYSP in Ontario County had Moore in custody from a traffic stop after confirming the active warrant of arrest for Moore. Moore was turned over to corrections to await CAP court arraignment.

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DWI in the Town of Fayette

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on April 14th, 2024, at approximately 4:35AM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Martha C. White, age 36, of 280 Fall St APT E4 Seneca Falls, NY 13148 for driving while intoxicated (misdemeanor), Aggravated DWI BAC over .18%, as well as several traffic tickets.

The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop and after investigation White was taken into custody. White was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in Fayette Town Court on May 14th, 2024 to answer the charge(s).

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DWI in the Town of Lodi

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on April 13th at approximately 03:49 AM Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Emily N. Hunt , age 21, of 16 FIRE TOWER RD BERKSHIRE, NY 13736 in the Town of Lodi for Driving While Intoxicated a misdemeanor, as well as multiple traffic violations.

The arrest stems from a personal injury accident where it is alleged that Hunt drove off the roadway and into a cemetery. After an official police investigation Hunt was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Hunt sustained minor injuries in the accident and was transported by South Seneca Ambulance to Geneva General Hospital to be treated for her injuries.

Hunt is scheduled to reappear in the Town of Lodi court on May 15th at 10:00 AM.

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by South Seneca Ambulance and the Lodi Fire Department.

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Warrant Arrest

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on 04/03/2024 at around 10:16 AM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Michele M. Vargason age 32, of Phoenix, NY in the Town of Jamesville, NY on warrant for a Violation of Probation.

The arrest stems from an incident where it is alleged that Vargason failed to comply with the terms of pre-trial release.

Vargason was turned over to the Seneca County Correctional Facility and to await CAP court.

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Reckless Endangerment Arrest, Town of Tyre

On April 3rd, 2024, at about 11:57AM, Deputies arrested Robert J Bush JR, aged 40, of Port Byron, for Reckless endangerment, Criminal Mischief and several NYS Vehicle and Traffic Law violations (Unsafe Backing, Unsafe Tire and leaving the scene of a property damage accident)

The arrest stems from a report that as a repo agent was attempting to repossess a vehicle being operated by Bush Jr, he nearly ran over one of the repo agents and then struck both repossession agent’s vehicles, causing damage. Bush JR then fled the scene of the accident, traveling from the Petro Truck stop located in Tyre NY, before coming to a stop at Circle K located at State Route 5 and Route 90 in Cayuga County.

Bush JR was taken into custody without issue and processed at the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center. He is to answer the above criminal charges and traffic citations in the Town of Tyre court at a later date.

Warrant Arrest Waterloo

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on April 2nd, 2024 at around 10:30 AM Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Mykel Wing age 34, of 17 South Seneca Street in the Village of Waterloo on a Family Court Warrant. 

Deputies responded to Wing’s address where he was located and taken into custody without incident. Wing was then brought before the Seneca County Family Court where he was remanded to the Seneca County Correctional Facility on 5,000 cash bail.  

Dispute Arrest, Town of Junius

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on 04/02/24 at around 0022 Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Christopher C, Pagano, age 26, of Seneca Falls NY on Harassment in the 2nd Degree, three counts of Criminal Mischief in the 4th Degree and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

The arrest stems from an incident in which Deputies were called to a possible dispute that had occurred in a moving vehicle in the Town of Junius. Deputies were able to locate the vehicle which had pulled over at a residence. After a subsequent investigation on scene, it was determined that Pagano allegedly struck another person breaking their glasses in the process. When the other party attempted to call 911 Pagano allegedly took the phone preventing the 911 call and broke the cell phone. This incident occurred while in the presence of two children.

Pagano was taken into custody and transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await arraignment. An Order of Protection was requested on behalf of the victim.

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Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on March 28th, 2024, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Michael E. Lofft 49 of Tyre, NY, in the Town of Seneca Falls for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle in the 3rd Degree.

The arrest stems from an incident that occurred on March 28, 2024, at a residence located in the Town of Tyre. It is alleged that Lofft took a vehicle without having consent. Lofft was located operating the vehicle around 12:35 pm in the Town of Seneca Falls and subsequently taken into custody without incident.

Lofft was arrested, processed, and issued an appearance ticket. Lofft is scheduled to appear in Tyre Town Court on April 10th, 2024, at 4:00 PM. Seneca County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Seneca Falls Police Department, Waterloo Police Department, and the New York State Police.

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