Harassment Arrest, Town of Fayette

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on March 29, 2024, at around 12: 26 am Deputies arrested Herbert Rivera, age 56, of Fayette NY, in the Town of Fayette on charges of Harassment in the 2nd Degree. 

The arrest stemmed from an incident in which Deputies were called to a residence for a dispute in progress.  A subsequent investigation found that Rivera allegedly subjected another person at the residence to unwanted physical contact causing them to fall to the ground multiple times. 

Rivera was placed into custody and transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility where he was processed and turned over to Corrections staff to await CAP court arraignment. An Order of Protection was requested on behalf of the victim.