Ex-Lovebirds Reunite With DWI Charges

GENESEO — A woman who drove to the County Jail to bail out her ex-husband, who had been previously charged with DWI, ended up getting herself in legal hot water when she showed up to the jail allegedly intoxicated as well. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Leigh Hasler, 30, from Rochester, was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, having a Bloo...

15 Apr 3:20 AM 0 Read More...

Sheriff's Blotter: April 14, 2014

Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty announced the following arrests as of April 14, 2014: Lawrence J. Harris, 27, Livonia, NY, was charged with Harassment 2nd Degree on March 30, and was released on an appearance ticket to report to Leicester Town Court in response to charges on a later date. Brian C. Wheaton, 28, and Julia R. Wheaton, 22, Livonia, NY, were each charged with Harassment 2nd Degree on M...

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Young Boy Killed While Chasing Ball Into Traffic [Updated]

DANSVILLE — After a brutal winter, one of our warmest days this Spring turned tragic as a young boy playing outside was killed while chasing a ball that had traveled into traffic. According to the Livingston County Sheriffs Office the accident occurred just before 4 p.m. Thursday.  WHAM13.com has reported that the boy, 12, was playing on Rte 63. The road was temporarily shut down due to the investigation.  ...

10 Apr 11:51 PM 0 Read More...

Jeremy King, sought in Conesus burglaries, extradited

GENESEO -- Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty announced today the arrest and extradition of Jeremy S. King, who was wanted in connection with the string of burglaries around Conesus Lake.  Jeremy King's cousin, Jerred King, is in Livingston County Jail facing numerous felony charges for the burglaries.  Jeremy King fled to Florida, and has now been apprehended and is also in the custody of the Livingston County Sheriffs. ...

10 Apr 11:27 PM 0 Read More...

Another Tax Hike for Village as Town Cuts Walmart a Deal

GENESEO — At Monday's regular board meeting for the Village of Geneseo, Trustees learned two things:  Taxes are going up on residents and businesses in general; and the Town of Geneseo has cut a deal with Walmart lowering the retail giant's taxes. According to a letter from Town Supervisor William Wadsworth that Mayor Hatheway referred to during the Board meeting, Walmart recently initiated negotiations by aski...

08 Apr 11:11 PM 0 Read More...

Recognized Ghanaian Politician To Visit Livingston County

LIVINGSTON COUNTY - The Livingston County Board of Supervisors is pleased to announce the guest appearance of the Honorable Nii Amrah Ashitey, Minister of Employment and Labor for the Country of Ghana, at their regular meeting this Wednesday, April 9, at the Government Center on Court Street. The Minister will be spending the week in the Rochester region touring businesses and speaking with key government officials...

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