The family of Lewis Nash, a deceased Manlius man who worked as a bus driver for the Fayetteville-Manlius school district, has received a $7.7 million
A new phone scam has begun hitting Cazenovia residents in recent days and citizens should be on the lookout, said Cazenovia Police Chief Michael Hayes. The scammers are saying that they represent National Grid and are calling to warn people that their power is about to be disconnected unless they pay overdue costs.
The Manlius Police Department has made an arrest in relation to a multi-county burglary ring that had been operating throughout the summer of 2014. Working in conjunction with the New York State Police, Madison County Sheriff’s Office and the Town of DeWitt Police Department, Manlius Police Investigators were able to locate and arrest the following individual.
In this year’s midterm elections, Onondaga County had to elect a new sheriff after Kevin Walsh announced his retirement from the position he held for 20 years. In a competitive race between Republican Gene Conway and Democrat Toby Shelley, Conway won the race by a margin of 8,000 votes. Conway, who was chief of police for the town of DeWitt when he was elected, was sworn-in as sheriff on Dec. 17 at DeWitt Town Hall. Eagle Newspapers reporter Hayleigh Gowans got the chance to interview Conway shortly before he takes office at midnight on Dec. 31.
On Thursday, Dec. 18, at approximately 6:50 p.m., Madison County sheriff’s deputies responded to a reported robbery and assault on State Route 13 in the Town of Fenner, between the villages of Chittenango and Cazenovia. Upon arrival, the victim was located and interviewed before he was transported to the hospital for injuries he received.
L’pool police chief receives Sheriff’s award recognizing his 2013 arrest of a double murderer
Liverpool Police Chief Don Morris received a Sheriff’s Award for Bravery Monday, Dec. 8, in recognition of his Oct. 28, 2013 arrest of double murder suspect Justin Dallas, 26, of Syracuse.
A couple who pleaded guilty to embezzling $444,000 from a central New York church are scheduled to be sentenced to prison terms.
Cazenovia police this week found a backpack containing a portable meth lab behind a garage on Mill Street in the village. The backpack contained all the common items used in the manufacture of methamphetamine in what is called the “shake and bake” method, where the drug is created in a plastic bottle — in this case, a 1-liter plastic soda bottle.
Cazenovia Police Chief Michael Hayes wants all village residents to be aware that several local residents have recently reported receiving scam phone calls from people identifying themselves as the IRS, asking for individuals' bank account numbers and other personal information.
Two days after a female who robbed a Chittenango bank was on the loose in the village of Chittenango and reported as “armed and dangerous,” state police made a second arrest to close out the case. New York State Police in Oneida announced the arrest of Alyssa L. Boswell, 22, of Canastota, on Thursday, Dec. 4, for robbery in the first degree, a class B felony.
Onondaga County Sheriff’s detectives have charged a town of Dewitt man after allegedly disseminating indecent material through his cell phone and social media, to a student less than 17 years of age.
The Town of Manlius Police are looking for any information regarding 10 recent reports of identity thefts in the area involving five suspects, four male and one female.
Detectives believe victim targeted, incident not random
Two gunshots were reportedly heard by witnesses at about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, at the Covered Bridge Apartments, at 850 Vine St., just outside the village of Liverpool.
The Town of Manlius Police Department is currently investigating two residential burglaries that occurred on Nov. 18 and 19.
It was standing room only on Monday, Nov. 17, at DeWitt town hall for a community meeting led by the DeWitt police department concerning the rise in home burglaries in certain areas of the town.