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Murder Weapon Found in Johnson City Case

Police say they have found what they believe is the murder weapon used in a shooting in Johnson City on Easter Sunday. JCPD says a shotgun was recovered from the Susquehanna River Saturday morning. Detectives developed information Thursday night that the gun was dumped in the Susquehanna River. The New York State Police dive team…

Ithaca Police Issue Update on Assault Case

Ithaca Police have released a sketch of the man officers say tried to rip a woman’s clothes off. Police are calling it an attempted sexual assault. It was reported to IPD on March 11, and is alleged to have happened along the 200 block of Linden Avenue at about 10:15 p.m.Police say a man grabbed…

Broome County Allocates Funds for Opioid Awareness

Broome County legislators voted unanimously to use $25,000 to fund local opioid awareness efforts. Broome County Executive Jason Garnar and the Broome County Health Department made the announcement on Monday. The funds will be available for any nonprofits, community agencies, municipalities and schools to help enhance or establish opioid overdose prevention efforts.

Vestal Police Provides Dropbox for Unwanted Medications

The Vestal Police Department has a new drop box for safe disposal of unwanted medications. The box is in the lobby of the Vestal Police Station at 605 Vestal Parkway West.Police say reducing drug accessibility is a key component in reducing drug abuse. Partnership with the KidCents Program and the Rite Aid Foundation made the…

Gas Station Demolished in Binghamton

Demolition began Monday at a former gas station and car wash on Binghamton’s north side.The property at 419 Chenango Street will become a temporary green space until a more permanent use is found. A neighboring home at 423 Chenango Street will also come down. That demolition will begin after the gas station is complete.The cost…

Missing South Carolina Boy Located on Route 81 in Chenango

A missing boy from South Carolina was located in New York on Friday. New York State Police stopped a vehicle on Interstate 81 in the town of Chenango early Friday because it matched the description of a nationwide Amber Alert. Troopers stopped it near Chenango Bridge shortly after midnight. Troopers say the child suffered a…

Windsor Man Arrested Following Traffic Stop

A Windsor man was arrested by State Police following a traffic stop in the town of Greene. 23-year-old Tylor L. Airwyke was charged with two felony counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, involving hallucinogenic and stimulant substances. Airwyke was stopped on State Highway 12 after committing a traffic violation. Police then determined that…

Arrest Made in Susquehanna Street Shooting

Early Tuesday morning, the Binghamton Police arrested 23-year-old Travon J. Sanders, from Brooklyn, on a charge of Attempted Murder. Sanders is alleged to have shot Grady Sanders multiple times on Susquehanna Street on Easter Sunday. Sanders remains in critical condition. Sanders was located on Monroe Street in the Village of Endicott. He was arraigned yesterday…