Morning News Briefing
Written by Alex Feig on September 30, 2019
Batavia Police report the arrest of 27 year old city resident Morgan Cox following an incident at a Central Ave address over the weekend.
Cox was taken into custody in the early morning hours Saturday after he was accused of possessing drugs and Menacing a Police Officer with a Knife.
Cox is facing counts of Obstruction of Governmental Administration, Menacing a Police Officer, Criminal Possession of a Weapon and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.
He was committed to the Genesee County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail and is due back in City Court this afternoon.
Fatal ATV accident in Alexander.
33 year old Michelle Buckenmeyer was critically injured shortly before 12:30 Saturday morning and died later at ECMC.
Deputies tell WBTA News Michelle was driving on a private laneway off of Seward Road near her home in Alexander.
Deputies said it appeared her ATV collided with a chained barricade across the road.
Michelle was ejected from the machine.
She was taken to ECMC by Mercy Flight and pronounced dead at 4 a.m. Saturday.
Wood Street resident busted for burglary in Batavia.
25 year old Ronald Murray was arrested on a Batavia City Court Arrest Warrant for his alleged involvement in a burglary at an East Main Street apartment early last month.
Murray was charged with Second Degree Burglary and Petit Larceny and upon his arrest was additionally hit with a count of Criminally Possessing a Hypodermic Instrument after being found in possession of the suspected drug paraphernalia.
Murray was ultimately remanded to the County Clink on $15,000 bail.
A Rochester woman arrested for a bomb threat at a Batavia business.
City Police took 43 year old Shuvon Williams of Leopard Street Rochester into custody following a lengthy investigation into a bomb threat made a to a Bank Street business back in April of this year.
Williams was charged with Aggravated Harassment and the charge was worked out as part of a plea arrangement.
Rochester resident jailed for drug dealing in Stafford.
Genesee County Sheriff’s Deputies apprehended 27 year old Falan Young following a traffic stop on Clinton Street Road in Stafford last Thursday.
Young was allegedly driving on a suspended license and was found in possession of a quantity of crack cocaine and marijuana.
She was charged with Criminal Possession of a Narcotic Drug with intent to sell, counts of Criminal Possession for pot and crack cocaine along with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation.
Young was ordered to be held on $10,000 bail in the Genesee County Jail with her next court date scheduled for October 1st in Stafford Town Court.
The flawless start to the regular season by the Buffalo Bills has come to an end.
Quarterback Josh Allen threw three interceptions as Buffalo lost to the New England Patriots 16 to 10 at New Era Field.
Allen did have one rushing touchdown but later left the game after being hit in the head.
The Bills are now three-and-one, while the Patriots are four-and-oh.
Up next for the Bills is a road game against the Tennessee Titans Sunday afternoon.