At about 8:03 am Saturday morning January 16th Trumansburg Police investigated a two vehicle personal injury accident . Police state that a village loader was plowing snow next to the curb in front of the Tompkins County Trust Co when a SUV 4×4 operated by Amanda Sundquist age 33 of Groton lost control of her vehicle and went into a skid as she was proceeding north on NYS Rte 96. The SUV right rear hit the back of the loader then careened off across the sidewalk knocking down two small trees. The car continued with enough force that it made a hole in the brick wall of the bank. On the inside the wall had buckled some. Sundquist was the only one injured and she stated she was feeling pain in her shoulder and lower back but refused medical attention at that time.
On January 25th , 2014 a large glass containing around $2500.00 in coins and bills for children with cancer was stolen from inside the Falls Tavern. This money had been collected over the past year and was going to be turned over to the cancer authorities On February 7th, 2014.
This theft is so unspeakable its hard to believe anyone would of taken it. A reward has been offered for the arrest of the suspects (s). Contact the Trumansburg Police 607 387 6513 and leave a message, their is voice mail on this line if no one answers. The jug weighed around 70 pounds and may of been taken in the afternoon or later on the 25th.
Trumansburg Police arrested the treasurer of the Trumansburg Travel Baseball Team on Thursday for Grand Larceny 4th a felony and Falsifying Business Records. She will have a felony hearing on Monday February 10, 2014 in Ulysses Town Court.. She has been released on her own recognizance.
Investigators received complaints from officers of the League that bills were not being paid and that their local bank account had been closed by the bank for issuing too many bad checks. Police investigated the complaints and applied for subpoena’s through the DA’s office which indicated thousands of dollars of fraud. To date the amount is over six thousand dollars. taken from the Trumansburg Baseball League. The records under subpoena indicated money was spent for personal use by the treasurer.
Arrested was Deborah Grunder age 48 of Interlaken, Her case is ongoing.pending the felony hearing to determine if the case should be held over for grand jury action.
Trumansburg Police responded to Aubles Trailer Park on January 9th and met with Trumansburg Ambulance. They were treating a woman who had been bitten in her hand by a dog. She was taken to Cayuga Medical Center by ambulance and treated for her injuries which were three puncture wounds to the top and bottom of her right hand.
investigation showed the dog was not licensed, and did not have his rabies shots. Police officer issued the owner a summon for Ulysses Court for unlicensed dog under the Ag and Markets law. Richard Austin of Aubles Park will appear in Ulysses Town Court on January 27th 2014. Tompkins County Health Department was notified.
Trumansburg Police were called to a local senior citizen residential facility regarding a series of mail thefts over the past few months. Investigation revealed that when packages were delivered to this facility they were left on a table for the residents to pick up since they were too large for the mailboxes. Thru the month of December other thefts occurred from the common room of the facility.
Working with the staff police interviewed residents and obtained two video’s showing the two separate thefts in progress. The suspect turned out to be a recent resident .On Tuesday January 14th police executed arrest and search warrant at the facility and took the female into custodya nd found some of the stolen property in her apartment..Packages delivered now are kept under lock and key in the office which is a little inconvenient but safer.
Arrested was Elsie W Sherman age 56 of the facility Trumansburg. She was processed and arraigned and ordered to appear in on going court action on February 19th, 2014
Trumansburg Police arrested Codey A Cornell age 19 of 37 Dublin Road Lansing on December 31, 2013 for aggravated harassment a Class A Misd. Cornell is accused of sending over a period of three months sent many harassing and alarming messages to a female victim. Cornell was arraigned and was issued an order of protection by Ulysses Court and remanded to Tompkins County Jail in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,00 property bond. His next court appearance is 1-14-14
Trumansburg Police arrested Michael Perroots age 28 of 121 E Main St Trumansburg for petit larceny on January 14th 2014 . Perroots had stole checks from a deceased relative and then forged and passed the checks to a local tavern in December 2013.
Over the past two months Perroots has been charged and plead guilty on similar case to other businesses.
Trumansburg Police have arrested the same person three separate times for larceny at a local store for shoplifting.The subject has now been ordered by the court not to go inside the store due to his continued stealing.
Polcie arrested Dylan T Murphy age 23 of 191 E Main St three times in the past few weeks for larceny at the same store. The last time was January 7th 2014 when he took beer. Food and beere have been his choice of items to steal.
Trumansburg Police stopped a vehicle for switched plates on January 15th, 2014. Police stopped the vehicle in the village and discovered the vehicle registration was suspended, the operator was suspended, no insurance on the vehicle, unlicensed operator and no valid inspection.
Arrested was Troy Yeager age 37 of Iradell Road. His vehicle was seized and he was arraigned in Ulysses Court and sent to TC Jail in lieu of $1,000 cash bail. Schuyer Sherifrf was also notified as they had a fraud arrest warrant for Yaeger. He is scheduled to return to Ulysses Court on 1-20-14.
Trumansburg Police arrested Tyler Jordan age 29 of 76 S Appleagatet Road for DWI, more than .08 bac and speeding 80/30 and unlawful speedometer( broken) on December 28th, 2013. Jordan was observed speeding in 30mph zone and exceeded 80 mph at one point. Once stopped the officer observations showed Jordan had been drinking so he was asked to exit his car. As Jordan exited the car and walked to the front of his car he had to hang onto the car so he would not fall.
Jordan’s case is ongoing in Ulysses Court and he will appear on January 14th, 2014
Trumansburg Police had a female walk into their office at the beginning of November stating she was turning herself in for fogery possession charges back in January of this year. Arrested for criminal possession of a forged instrument was Christina J Fowles age 29 S Plain St ithaca. Fowles and anoher female have been sought by police for many months in regards to checks stolen from a Trumansburg home. Her case is ongoing and she will be back in court in December.The checks were used in many stores in the county.
Trumansburg Police were notified over the past weekend by Waterbury Ct. authorities that a fugitive from justice was living in the villlage. Police investigated the complaint and arrested Martin D Oltz age 31 of Trumansburg, NY as a fugitive from justice. Oltz was taken into custody and arraigned in Ulysses Town Court Trumansburg with no bail pending extradiction proceedings. He has a return court date of 12-16-13 in Ulysses Court. Oltz’s original case was Criminal Mischief 1st degree in Connecticut.
Trumansburg Police have charged Michael A Nemire age 31 of Trumansburg, NY with sexual abuse in the first degree a Class D felony. Nemire was arraigned in Ulysses Town Court in Trumansburg on 11-15-2013 and sent to TC Jail in lieu fo $5000 cash / $ 10,000.property bond. Nemire was brought from jail for his felony hearing this morning 11-21-13 and was held over for grand jury action, bail remained the same. Nemire was charged with sexual contact with a person uinder the age of 13 when he being 21 years of age or older. His case is ongoing.
On August 11th police received a tip that two suspects Trumansburg Police were looking for were staying at a Kentucky Avenue home. A complement of three Trumansburg Officers, two Tompkins Deputy Sheriffs and one State Park policeman surrounded the home around midnight into the 12th. After a period of time the suspects tried to sneak out of the house and were heading into the woods when police stopped them. They were placed under arrest and taken to the Trumansburg station.
Arrested was Nicole Marranca dob 12-11-89 address unknown wnated for felony possession of stolen property, identity theft, and grand larceny. She is wanted also by Ithaca Police. Also arrested was Erik Motquin dob 5-7-82 for peit larceny which he plead guilty to from stolen motor vehicle. They were both arraigned by Ulysses Justice Dresser and sent to To TC Jail in lieu of $5,00 cash bail. Their cases are ongoing in county court.
On August 1st 2013 shortly after 10:00am Trumansburg Police received a 911 call for an assault behind the area of 47 to 55 E Main St. part of the business district. The call stated one man had clubbed another with a 3-4 long club and there was severe bleeding. Tompkins deputies also responded to the scene. When police arrived the victim was being attended to by Trrumansburg ambulance inside Little Venice Restaurant. The victim did not know his attacker. Police officers searched the area looking for this White male mid 20′s. It became apparent that the suspect may have a connection to one of the female tenants in one of the neigboring buildings. Interviews were conducted and then a little after 2:00pm Trumansburg Police located the suspect in the females apartment where he had been hiding in the basement located under her apartment.
Trumansburg Police arrested Colin B Chapman age 28 of 3983 Church St Burdett (picture above) for assault 2nd degree, a Class D felony. He was arriaigned and remanded by Town Justice Dresser in lieu of $5,000 cash/$10,000 bond. He was taken to TC Jail where he made bail later that night. Chapmen had another court appearance in Ulysse Court Tuesday, his case is wating grand jury action. Investigation is continuing, further arrests are probable, anyone with information regarding the case are asked to call 387 6513..
Trumansburg Police are seeking information into the whereabouts of Alan R Simeon a Black male dob 9-19-1991. Simeon was arrested last summer and plead guilty to felony grand larceny which was reduced from the original charge of Robbery. Bench warrant issued out to Tompkins County Court dated June 7, 2013. Simeon known to be in the Ithaca, NY area.
ARRESTED AUGUST 3RD, STOPPED BY ITHACA POLICE AND TURNED OVER TO TRUMANSBURG. TRUAMANSBURG TOOK SIMEON TO TC JAIL , COUNTY COURT WILL DO ARRAIGMENT MONDAY AUGUST 5TH.
At about 11:45 Friday Jult 20th a very intoxicated male attemtped to enter Byrne Dairy without a shirt, staggering badly with a severe bleeeding laceration to his forehead. He was stopped by the officer and asked if he was okay and waht happened for it appeared he had been assaulted. The male was very vulgar and tried to get pass the officer. The male. identified as Martin D Oltz age 30 of 4365 W Seneca Road Trumansburg was placed in handcuffs for protective custody per 22.09 of the Health Law. Police treated and bandaged his wound while waiting for the ambulance which then transported him to CMC. Charge for Criminal Possession of a weapon fourth degree is pending.
Trumabsburg Police responded to a domestic incident behind Byrne Dairy at about 2:30am on July 19th during the Grassroots Festival. Police arrived and found that the suspect Paul L Hill age 35 had a verbal and physical argument with a female. Damage was also intentionally caused to the victims car by Hill. Police apprehended Hill a short time later located him and arrested him. During the subsequent search of Hill a quantity of crystal meth was in his pocket. Hill was booked and arraigned in Ulysses Court and a full stay away order of protection was issued. Hill was sent to TC Jail in lieu of $1500 cash/$3,000 bond for return court on 7-23-13.
Trumansburg police arrested Justin Marshall age 24 for assault on another male last week at Leisure Living Estates in Trumansburg. Police arrested Marshall for causing a concussion and fractured jaw to another male. Marshall was arraigned in Ulysses Court and remanded to Tompkins in lieu of $2500. cash or $5,000 bond. NYS parole has filed warrant for violating his release.
Police are looking for Justin Marshall WM age 24 of Trumansburg for an alleged assault from last Tuesday June 25th. Marshall is accused of beating up another male causing lacerations, concussion, and an fractured jaw. Information to his whereabouts please call 387 6513. Marshall is on parole.