n BATAVIA — A Batavia woman was taken into custody Sept. 18 on a warrant, city police said.

BATAVIA — George J. Horner was charged Wednesday after violating an order of protection, city police said.

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BATAVIA — A Stafford man accused in July of molesting a child he was babysitting is facing new sex abuse charge.

ELBA — A Monroe County man was charged Wednesday after he was caught committing a burglary, Genesee County sheriff’s deputies said.

BATAVIA — A man who once went to prison for drowning a kitten and who was released from prison in May for separate crimes was jailed after he burst into an apartment on Ellicott Street and assaulted a man, city police said.

BATAVIA — A Le Roy couple allegedly stole a wallet from a car and then tried to buy items at a business in the city before fleeing from police earlier this month, city police said.

BATAVIA — City police and the owner of Ken Barrett Chevrolet Cadillac say they’re thankful to a citizen for making the call that led to arrests in a Monday night burglary at the West Main Street business.

BATAVIA — Two people at Walmart were charged with possessing cocaine, Genesee County sheriff’s deputies said.

DARIEN — Thomas F. Hofmeier was charged Friday after a traffic stop on Alleghany Road, Genesee County sheriff’s deputies said.

BERGEN — A Rochester man is facing several charges after an Aug. 27 pursuit, Genesee County sheriff’s deputies said.

A Pembroke man who has spent most of the past 20 years in state prison was jailed after he stole from Walmart Tuesday, state police said.

WARSAW — An Attica woman, for the second time, pleaded guilty to failure to register as a sex offender, along with other charges, during an appearance Monday in Wyoming County Court.

BATAVIA — Genesee County law enforcement agencies are participating in a coordinated effort with the STOP-DWI program to bring awareness to the dangers of impaired driving.

LE ROY — A horrifying scene unfolded in a truck parked along Warsaw Road Saturday afternoon as a woman, fearing the she would be heard by her attacker, had to text for help as he tried to set the truck on fire with her inside, village police said.

MEDINA — Two brothers were jailed in what police called a “chaotic” series of events, including a parolee who cut off his electronic monitoring bracelet, that led up to multiple assaults Aug. 11.

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BATAVIA — A “well-organized” gang of criminals known as the Felony Lane Gang is believed to be continuing to operate in Genesee County and throughout Western New York.

ALBION — Kenneth Howerton, 38, of Albion was charged with bilking Social Services, state police said.

ATTICA — A Holley man with two previous DWI convictions in the last 10 years faces new charges after a traffic stop revealed hie had multiple suspensions of his license and possessed psilocybin mushrooms, Wyoming County sheriff’s deputies said.

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BYRON — A Batavia man who served a state prison term for stealing more than 400 veterans’ grave markers and flags and repeatedly was re-arrested faces more charges after a state police investigation last week.

PERRY — The Perry Police Department is launching a “-9PMRoutine” campaign as a nightly reminder for residents to protect their property.

ALBION — State Police today reported the arrest of an Albion man for allegedly failing to report household income on more than one occasion when applying for benefits.

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UPDATE, 11 p.m.: Author Salman Rushdie, who was attacked Friday before he was to deliver a program at the Chautauqua Institution, was off a ventilator and talking on Saturday, according to Michael E. Hill, president of the Institution.

ALBION — Two men have been taken to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester after both were shot in the leg overnight during a party at a residence on Eagle Harbor Road outside the village, the county Sheriff’s Office said today.

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BATAVIA — Police are investigating a shooting this afternoon outside 7-Eleven, 505 E. Main St, near the corner of East Main and Elm streets. Two people were shot, police say, with a male victim refusing transport to the hospital and a female taken to United Memorial Medical Center with non-l…

BATAVIA — Leonard E. Aguayo was charged July 28 with second-degree criminal trespassing, city police said.

LE ROY — A person was charged Thursday after a traffic stop on Route 490, Genesee County sheriff’s deputies said.