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JC Man Charged in “Swatting” Cases
"Swatting" has hit Broome County. A series bogus emergency calls to police to prompt the deployment of SWAT or other specialized units has resulted in the arrest of a Johnson City man.
Two Charged After Johnson City Gun Incident
Johnson City police say two men have been arrested following an investigation into damage to a residence and a vehicle caused by a gun.
Authorities say 27-year-old Alexander Parsons of Johnson City was charged with two counts of criminal mischief...
Dryden Teen Charged In Treatment Center Incident
A 16-year-old boy faces a felony count for allegedly activating a fire alarm at a Tompkins County adolescent treatment facility when there was no emergency.
Authorities say Steven Barksdale, who lives at the William George Agency in Dryden, was arrested on Sunday...
Teens Charged In Candor School False Alarm
Two Tioga County men have been arrested after an early-morning fire alarm at Candor Central High School.
Authorities say 19-year-old Jonathan Lipka and 18-year-old Dylan Rogers, both of Candor, are suspected of entering the high school without permission early Saturday morning...
Binghamton Man Accused Of Lying About Robbery
Binghamton police say they believe a man concocted a story about being robbed at gunpoint.
Authorities say 45-year-old Osborn Young of Binghamton has been charged with falsely reporting an incident.
Young had told investigators he was robbed on August 30 near 165 Robinson Street...
Binghamton Man Charged For Lying About Robbery
The City of Binghamton Police department has charged the employee of a pizza restaurant for lying about being robbed.
Police say that on October 6th, while in the area of Domino's Pizza on Vestal Avenue, 30 year-old Geoffrey Loke of Duane Avenue in Binghamton reported that he had been robbed at …