Deposit

Homeowner Injured In Deposit Fire

A Deposit man was sent to the hospital during a house fire on Sunday. Crews were called to the home at 39 Elm Street just after 9 a.m. A family of eight was living in the home at the time of the fire. The man who owned the home was sent to the hospital after…

Audit Of Village Of Deposit Reveals Deficiencies

A recent audit of the Village of Deposit determined that the village did not effectively oversee finances. The audit reviewed the village’s records from 2008 through 2013. State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says errors were made in relation to maintenance of accounting records, citing an example where revenues recorded at an end of the year annual…

Deposit Fire Caused By Wood Stove

A wood stove reportedly caused a fire in Deposit over the weekend. The Deposit Fire Chief says crews responded to the home on China Road around 3:30 early Saturday morning. Officials say the owner was the only person home at the time of the fire and no one was injured. The cold temperatures caused some…

Deposit Home Destroyed By Fire

Investigators have yet to release the cause of a fire that destroyed a Deposit home. The Deposit Fire Chief says crews responded to the China Road home around 3:30 a.m. Saturday. They say the fire started in the kitchen. The owner was the only person home at the time and was not hurt. The cold…

Sentencing Scheduled For Two In Narcotics Case

Two Deposit brothers are scheduled to be sentenced this week in Broome County following charges from a narcotics raid in January. 43-year-old William Michalski and 44-year-old Paul Michalski had a search warrant executed on their vehicle on Conklin Avenue, and were found with 33 bags of heroin with intent to sell. They will be sentenced…

Deposit Man Arrested On Weapon And Drug Charges

A Deposit man is facing weapons charges following a traffic stop in Johnson City. 26-year-old Kamal Khawaja is being charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, along with unlawful possession of marijuana. He was pulled over after he ran a red light. Police detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle, and…

Deposit Man Dies In Airport Road Crash

A man is dead after driving off the road and hitting a tree, according to New York State Police. Police said the accident happened at 6:00 a.m. Saturday on Airport Road in the Town of Deposit. According to police, 52-year-old Gerard Kamp of Deposit, was driving a 2014 Mercedes Benz on Airport Road when he…