Prattsburgh Man Is Facing Serious Charges
State Troopers are reporting that Neil Shaw, 47, Prattsburgh, is charged with rape 2nd degree, resisting arrest, obstruction of governmental administration 2nd degree, and endangering the welfare of a child. The alleged victim is said to be in their early teens.
Two Car Accidents In Horseheads
State Police say that there were two car accidents yesterday on Horseheads. No one was charged in either incident and there were no injuries.
Remember The Vietnam Wall Is Coming To Elmira
State Senator Tom O'Mara is very pleased, that the Moving Wall of Vietnam Veterans is coming to Elmira soon. O'Mara says it's important to remember the service of those who died in the Vietnam War, and says that they are the inspiration for current and future generations. The Wall, will be in Elmira, June 30 through July 4.
Gillibrand's Gun Legislation
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is working to pass a law that would make trafficking in firearms a federal crime and establish penalties for those who knowingly ship, transport or transfer firearms across state lines to an individual not legally allowed to possess a gun. Gillibrand says, this bill would also go after individuals who act as organizers of gun trafficking operations and those who sell or deal trafficked firearms.