GENESEE COUNTY/New training offered to civilians in response to active shooter situations

Avoid, deny and defend is the new way to save lives. St. Paul Lutheran Church in Batavia held a special training event Saturday morning for community congregation leaders to assist in preparations should an active shooter situation occur in their church. The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office was invited to present …

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BATAVIA/Holley woman forges mother’s name in attempt to purchase vehicle

Linda C. Feeley, 59, of Hulberton Rd., Holley, is charged with grand larceny 3rd, identity theft 1st, forgery 1st (2 counts), forgery 2nd (4 counts), conspiracy 4th (2 counts), all felonies, and conspiracy 5th (4 counts), a misdemeanor, after she allegedly forged her mother’s name on documentation to purchase a …

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BATAVIA/Troopers arrest man for DWI, calls for ride and the driver providing the ride is also charged with DWI

  Troopers stopped Jay Markle, 60, of Batavia, for speeding on Rt. 33 in Bergen on February 12, 2018.. Markle was placed under arrest for DWI after failing field sobriety tests. He was processed at State Police Batavia where he provided a breath sample of .12% BAC. He was released …

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GENESEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT/Perry man charged with assault after incidnet in Byron

Nicholas J. Stefaniak, 36, of Westview Dr., Perry, is charged with assault 2nd and criminal mischief 4th after an investigation into a disturbance at the Byron Hotel, 6874 Byron Holley road in Byron on February 8, 2018. Stefaniak allegedly assaulted another person causing serious physical injury. Stefaniak also allegedly damaged …

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BATAVIA/Notre Dame Hockey and the Ice Devils recognize graduating Seniors

The Notre Dame Hockey team recognized 9 senior players who will be graduating this year after a successful career playing high school hockey. Seniors, Benjamin Gramlich, Grant Hens, Cameron Ells, Zachary Akin, Ethan Hutchins, Hayden Chamberlain, Devin Grimshaw, Michael Keeler and Ethan Conrad. Also recognized for the Genesee ice Devils …

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