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Written by WBTA STAFF on December 13, 2018
Albion Police report missing 12 year old child.
A 12 year old girl who is only being identified by law enforcement as Jennifer has gone missing and her family is seeking the public’s help in locating her.
Jennifer was last seen at the Library in Albion yesterday afternoon at 2:30.
If anyone has seen her please contact the Orleans County Dispatch Center or call 911
She was last seen wearing blue jeans and a black hoodie and a 14 year old male was also reported missing along with Jennifer.
There is a picture of Jennifer and contact information located in the article on our website at WBTAi.com.
Wyoming County Sheriff attacked by a Castile man accused of trying to take his life. A Town of Castile man is behind bars after attacking and threatening to kill Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph.
While driving through Attica on his way to work Tuesday morning the sheriff was blindsided by a random attacker.
According to State Police 48 year old Lynn Hall of Castile was tailgating the sheriff, flashing his lights before the Sheriff Pulled over to help.
Hall allegedly blocked him in got out and started fighting the sheriff attempting to take his weapon.
An off duty state trooper and two other passersby arrived to pull Hall from the Sheriff and put him in handcuffs.
Hall is facing a Class A felony count of Attempted Murder along with Assault and Criminal Possession of a Weapon.
Hall was apparently asking about procuring a pistol permit from the Sheriff’s Office in the days prior to the attack.
Sheriff Rudolph was treated for non-life threatening injuries and Hall was jailed without bail.
Rochester woman busted for shoplifting in Bergen.
Troopers in Batavia report the arrest of 54 year old Gina Welsher of Rochester on counts of conspiracy and petit larceny after investigating a shoplifting complaint from a business located at the intersection of State Route 33 and 19 in Bergen.
Welsher was taken into custody on Monday for the incident which allegedly occurred in September.
She was remanded to jail in lieu of bail.
Pavilion woman arrested for disturbance.
State Police based out of Batavia have arrested 31 year old Nicole Bellinger following report of disturbance in the Town of Pavilion Tuesday night.
She was arrested at a Starr Road address and charged with Criminal Mischief with Reckless Property Damage along with 2nd degree Harassment with physical contact.
Bellinger was released with an appearance ticket.
Schumer says new Farm Bill will benefit Upstate New York.
Senator Charles Schumer revealed the details of the newly released 2018 Farm Bill, Conference Report, which passed the Senate by an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote of 87-13 yesterday.
Schumer said the bill will benefit key Upstate New York agricultural communities.
The Senator detailed several major areas in which the Farm Bill will be a major boost to Upstate farmers, growers, food-needy families and producers, as well as other New York businesses.
The Buffalo Sabres are looking for their second straight win.
They’ll be hosting the Arizona Coyotes tonight at KeyBank Center.
On Tuesday, the Sabres snapped a five game winless streak with a victory over the Los Angeles Kings.
Face off tonight is set for seven o’clock.