Arrest 7/2/24

The Waterloo Police Department reports on July 2nd, 2024 at approximately 11:19 pm Joseph A Waltz, age 26, of Tool, Texas was arrested for Felony DWI, Felony Aggravated DWI, and driving without an interlock device installed. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on July 2nd, 2024 where it is alleged that Waltz was operating a motor vehicle in a reckless manner; speeding and not stopping for stop signs. A traffic stop was initiated and he was determined to be operating the motor vehicle in an intoxicated condition. Waltz was issued tickets for the charges and released. He is scheduled to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court at a later date.

July 4th High Visibility Engagement Campaign

The statewide Stop-DWI High Visibility Engagement Campaign will be starting on July 3rd, 2024 and will end on July 7th, 2024 for the Fourth of July Holiday. The Fourth of July weekend is historically a deadly period for impaired driving. The Waterloo Police Department and other area Law Enforcement agencies will have additional patrols to be highly visible and reduce the incidence of drunk and impaired driving.

Help make a difference by having a plan for a safe ride home and enjoy this holiday weekend!

Arrest Blotter 6/23/24 – 6/27/24

The Waterloo Police Department reports on June 23rd, 2024 at approximately 1:36 am Ronald A Halbritter III, age 35, of Clyde, NY was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated. The arrest stems from a traffic stop occurring on June 23rd, 2024 where it is alleged Halbritter was operating with an expired NYS inspection and an inoperable headlight, and was found to be operating in an intoxicated condition. He was later determined to have a Blood Alcohol content of 0.23%, nearly three times the legal limit. Halbritter was issued traffic tickets for DWI, Aggravated DWI, inoperable head light, uninspected motor vehicle, and open container, and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Fayette court at a later date. 

The Waterloo Police Department reports on June 24th, 2024 at approximately 11:58 pm Dakota L Wolcott, age 19, of Waterloo, NY was arrested for Criminal Contempt in the 2nd degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on June 24th, 2024 where it is alleged Wolcott violated a Class A stay away order of protection when he rode by the protected party on a bicycle, yelling profanities. Wolcott was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on June 24th, 2024 at approximately 7:02 pm Charles J Asbury, age 44, of Waterloo, NY was arrested for Sexual Abuse in the 1st degree, Forcible Touching, Endangering the welfare of a child, and Unlawful Imprisonment in the 2nd degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on June 22nd, 2024 where it is alleged Asbury made sexual comments to a 12-year-old juvenile and then proceeded to hold the juvenile down on a couch while touching the juvenile’s intimate body parts. Asbury was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment and an order of protection was requested on behalf of the victim. 

The Waterloo Police Department reports on June 26th, 2024 at approximately 6:40pm, Mindy Aguilera, 46, of Waterloo, NY was arrested for displaying a forged inspection sticker and cited for operating without insurance and uninspected motor vehicle. The arrest stems from a traffic stop where Aguilera was identified as the operator and the vehicle was found to be uninspected, uninsured, and the inspection sticker that was displayed in the windshield was found to be forged. Aguilera is to appear in the Waterloo Town Court at a later date.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on June 27th, 2024 at about 12:58pm officers arrested Joanna L. Stagner, age 34, of Waterloo, NY. Stagner was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child following an investigation where it was alleged that a juvenile in her care and custody was in possession of chuka sticks (commonly known as nunchucks) which belonged to Stagner, and the juvenile had given them to another juvenile who turned them over to an adult. Stagner was charged with a second count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child after repeated instances where it is alleged that she as a parent legally charged with the care or custody of a child less than eighteen years old, failed or refused to exercise reasonable diligence in the control of such child to prevent him or her from becoming an  a “juvenile delinquent”. Stagner was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on 8/7/2024.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on June 27th, 2024, at about 11:12am, officers arrested a juvenile, age 13, of Waterloo, NY, whose name has been withheld due to age. The juvenile was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree following an investigation where it is alleged that the juvenile was in possession of chuka sticks (commonly known as nunchucks) belonging to a parent, while in a public space and gave them to another juvenile who turned them over to their respective parent. The juvenile was issued a juvenile appearance ticket and is to appear at the Seneca County Probation Department on 7/3/2024.

Arrest blotter 6/14/24

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on June 14, 2024 at about 9:02am officers arrested Matthew R. Garneau, age 23, of Waterloo, NY. Garneau was charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree after he was detained on an arrest warrant for the New York State Police, and it was discovered that he was in possession of a substance suspected of being crack cocaine. Garneau was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on July 17, 2024 at 5pm and released to the custody of the State Police. Waterloo Police Department was assisted by the New York State Police and the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on June 14, 2024 at about 2:44pm officers arrested Jonathan G. Toledo, age 35, of Waterloo, NY. Toledo was charged with Trespassing following a report that he was on a property from which he had previously been formerly banned. Toledo was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on July 17, 2024 at 5pm.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on June 14th 2024 at approximately 3:29 pm Chelsea Ticer, 34, of Seneca Falls was arrested for Burglary in the 2nd degree, Grand Larceny in the 4th degree, Criminal Tampering in the 3rd degree and Neil Mcmillen, 45, of Seneca Falls was arrested for Criminal Tampering in the 3rd degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on June 7th 2024 where it is alleged that Ticer entered a residence without permission to do so and after entering the residence, with the help of Mcmillen, moved several large furniture items along with other various items onto the front porch, causing a substantial inconvenience. Ticer later left the residence on foot stealing several items and the value of the property exceeded $1,000. Mcmillen was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on a later date and Ticer was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment. 

Arrest blotter 5/25/24 – 6/10/24

May 25, 2024 at about 6:50pm, officers arrested Desiree R. Clark, age 24, of Waterloo, NY. Clark was charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child following an incident where it was alleged that Clark left a 1-year-old child in a vehicle unsupervised for approximately 20 minutes while she and another individual went into a second story residence.  Clark was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on June 19, 2024 at 5pm.

May 30th, 2024 at approximately 3:30 pm, Daniel T Smith, age 66, of Waterloo, NY was arrested for Rape in the 1st degree, strangulation in the 2nd degree, and forcible touching. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on April 7th, 2024 where it is alleged Smith choked the victim, and punched her in the face several times before making her unclothe herself, and eventually had sexual intercourse with her. Smith was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment and an order of protection was requested on behalf of the victim.

June 4th, 2024 at approximately 6:23 pm Jeremy E Schulling, age 29, of  Phelps, NY was arrested for Felony DWI, Felony Aggravated DWI, and Felony Leandra’s Law DWI. The arrest stems from a traffic stop where it is alleged Schulling was stopped for speed in zone (55 MPH in a posted 30 MPH zone), and was found to be operating in an intoxicated condition with two young children in the vehicle. Schulling later was determined to have a BAC of 0.22%, nearly three times the legal limit. Schulling was issued several UTT’s and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Fayette Court at a later date. 

On June 10th, 2024 officers arrested Brandy K Elliott, age 31, of Waterloo, NY. Elliott was arrested on a Bench Warrant for the original charge of Petit Larceny. Elliott was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility where she was released on her own recognizance and is to appear in the Waterloo Town Court at a later date.

On June 10th, 2024 at approximately 4:35 pm a juvenile, whose name is being withheld due to age was arrested for Petit Larceny and Criminal Tampering in the 3rd degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on June 6th, 2024 where it is alleged the juvenile stole another individual’s bike and then proceeded to spray paint it. The juvenile was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the Seneca County Probation department at a later date. 

Arrest Blotter 4/19/24 – 5/2/24

The Waterloo Police Department reports on April 19th, 2024 at approximately 11:47 am, William Rivera, 61, of Waterloo NY was arrested for petit larceny and conspiracy in the 6th degree. On May 2nd ,2024 at approximately 1:11pm, Brandy Elliott, 31, of Waterloo NY was arrested for conspiracy in the 6th degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on April 4th, 2024 where it is alleged that Rivera and Elliott agreed to withdraw money from an ATM using the debit card of another person without their permission to do so. Rivera and Elliott were both released on an appearance ticket and are to appear in the Waterloo Town Court at a later date.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on April 19th, 2024 at approximately 11:47 am, William Rivera, 61, of Waterloo NY was arrested for petit larceny and conspiracy in the 6th degree. On May 2nd ,2024 at approximately 1:11pm, Brandy Elliott, 31, of Waterloo NY was arrested for conspiracy in the 6th degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on April 4th, 2024 where it is alleged that Rivera and Elliott agreed to withdraw money from an ATM using the debit card of another person without their permission to do so. Rivera and Elliott were both released on an appearance ticket and are to appear in the Waterloo Town Court at a later date.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on May 1st, 2024 at approximately 3:01pm Manuel Valentin Centeno, age 43, of Auburn NY was arrested for Criminal Contempt in the 1st degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on April 11th, 2024 where it is alleged that Centeno was at a public building when he saw the protected party that has class A order of protection against him. After seeing the victim, he attempted to get into an elevator with her but she was able to shut the doors before he got in. After the victim was escorted to her vehicle and returned to her residence, a short time later Manuel was seen slowly driving by and deliberately going out of his way to do so. Centeno was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on May 2nd, 2024 at approximately 1:42 pm Kelsey Davoli, 23, of Waterloo NY was arrested for Burglary in the 2nd degree and Grand Larceny in the 4th degree. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on April 4th, 2024 where it is alleged that Davoli entered a residence, after being told to leave and not come back previously in the day, by using a key that she had stolen on a separate date. Once Davoli entered the residence, she stole a PlayStation 4 and an electric scooter totaling to an amount of $2,750.00. Davoli was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await arraignment.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on May 2nd, 2024 at approximately 11:58 am Karen Mcbroom, age 52, of Waterloo, NY was arrested on a warrant after she failed to appear to court for the original charges of Burglary in the 3rd degree and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 5th degree. Mcbroom was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment.

Arrest Blotter 4/1/24 – 4/5/24

The Waterloo Police Department reports on April 1, 2024 at 2:20 PM, the Waterloo Village Police Department arrested Matthew Garneau, age 22 of Waterloo and Jessica Hopf, age 34 of Seneca Falls on the charges of Harassment 2nd degree and Endangering the Welfare of a child. It is alleged that Matthew and Jessica got into a physical altercation with another person in the presence of a 4-year-old child. Matthew and Jessica were transported to the Seneca County Jail for arraignment.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on April 3, 2024 at about 10:17 am officers arrested Justin A. Bailey, age 26, of Waterloo, NY. Bailey was charged with Unlawful Imprisonment in the Second Degree following a domestic incident where it was determined that Bailey had installed a lock on a door in a manner that only allowed him to open the door and prevented the victim from leaving the residence without his involvement. Bailey was secured in the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await central arraignment. Waterloo Police Department was assisted by the New York State Police Department.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on April 4, 2024 officers arrested Brandy K Elliott, age 31, of Waterloo, NY. Elliott was arrested on an Bench Warrant following her failure to appear in Waterloo Town Court for a previous arrest. Elliott was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await central arraignment.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on April 4, 2024 at approximately 11:33 pm Patrick D Cronan, age 60, of Waterloo, NY was arrested for Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs. The arrest stems from an incident occurring just prior where Cronan was seen leaving the scene of a property damage accident after he had drove through another individual’s lawn. Cronan was located operating the vehicle and it is alleged that he was operating while impaired by drugs. Cronan was issued a UTT for the charge and is set to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court at a later date.

Waterloo Police Department reports, on April 5, 2024 at about 4:20 pm officers arrested Jeramie R. Furst, age 45 of Waterloo, NY for Criminal Mischief in the Fourth Degree. The arrest stems from an investigation into an incident that occurred in the Village of Waterloo around December 2023 where it is alleged that Furst had jumped on the hood of a vehicle during a disagreement and caused damage to the vehicle. Furst was released with an appearance ticket and is to appear in Fayette Town Court on a later date.

Arrests Blotter 3/29/24-3/31/24

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on March 29, 2024 at about 7:12 am officers arrested William B. Brownlee, age 39, of Clyde, NY after he turned himself in to officers for the charge of Petit Larceny. It is alleged that Brownlee cashed a fraudulent check at a local Village business in December 2023. Brownlee was issued an appearance ticket and is to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court on May 1, 2024 at 5:00 pm.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on March 29, 2024 at about 1:15 pm officers arrested Ciara D. Malave, age 19, of Geneva, NY. Malave was charged with Harassment in the Second Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child following an incident where it is alleged that Malave arrived at the residence of a 16-year-old victim to fight after an exchange of messages between the two. Malave was secured in the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await central arraignment and an order of protection was requested for the victim.

The Waterloo Police Department reports, on March 29, 2024 at about 1:15 pm officers arrested Rowena T. Walker, age 18, of Auburn, NY. Walker was charged with Harassment in the Second Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child following an incident where it is alleged that Walker arrived at the residence of a 16-year-old victim to fight after an exchange of messages between the two. Walker was secured in the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await central arraignment and an order of protection was requested for the victim.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on March 29, 2024 at approximately 6:48 pm Eugene A Dailey, age 51, of Waterloo, NY was arrested for Grand Larceny in the 4th degree, Unauthorized use of a Motor Vehicle in the 3rd degree, Criminal Contempt in the 2nd degree and Aggravated Family Offense. The arrest stems from an incident occurring on March 29, 2024 where it is alleged Dailey stole a vehicle and a debit card belonging to a former intimate partner without permission, and in the process also violated an order of protection that was in place between the two of them. Dailey was located with the vehicle in the City of Geneva and was also issued UTT’s for unlicensed operation and operating a motor vehicle without an interlock device installed. He was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on March 30, 2024 at approximately 1:30 am Victoria L Young, age 38, of Clifton Springs, NY, was arrested for Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated. The arrest stems from a traffic stop occurring at 1:21 am where it is alleged Young was speeding and failing to maintain her lane. Yound was then determined to be under the influence of alcohol. Young had a BAC of 0.24%, three times the legal limit. Young was issued UTT’s for DWI, Aggravated DWI, Speed in Zone, and Failure to Keep Right, she is set to appear in the Town of Waterloo Court at a later date.

The Waterloo Police Department reports on March 31, 2024 at approximately 2:05 am Michael Cunningham, age 38, of Waterloo NY was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Failure to Keep Right. The arrest stems from a traffic stop occurring on 03/31/2024 where it is alleged that Cunningham was operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated after a traffic stop for failure to keep right. Cunningham was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility for arraignment. The Waterloo Police Department was assisted by the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office.

St. Patrick’s Day High Visibility Engagement Campaign

The statwide STOP-DWI crackdown effort for St. Patrick’s Day starts on March 15th, 2024 and will end on March 17th, 2024. St. Patrick’s Day weekend is a notoriously deadly period for impaired driving due to the number of celebrations and drivers on the road. Law enforcement agencies and STOP-DWI programs across the state will be participating in special engagement efforts to reduce the number of alcohol related injuries and deaths.

You can help to make a difference by Having a Sober Plan! Download the STOP-DWI mobile app – “Have a Plan” and you will always be able to find a safe ride home – www.stopdwi.org/mobileapp Impaired driving is completely preventable. All it takes is a little planning.