An Oneonta man is facing charges after an investigation into a sexual assault by Delaware County Sheriff's Deputies.
William Hilgers, 19, is accused of forcibly engaging in sexual intercourse by restraining the victim in attempt to prevent the person from getting away. Hilgers is being charged with rape, criminal sexual act, sexual abuse, and unlawful imprisonment. He is being held at the Delaware County Jail with bail set at $10,000 cash for $20,000 bond.
Broome County Executive Preston Not Running For 52nd District
Broome County Executive Debbie Preston will not run for the 52nd state senate seat, afterall.
Preston sent a statement Tuesday morning putting an end to days of speculation.
“While I am flattered and intrigued about helping the people of the 52nd District, I will not seek the Republican nomination. My main focus continues to be the people of Broome County."
Preston is being treated for lung cancer, which was diagnosed in April 2014.
"I’ve been through a lot during my time as County... more
Staying Safe in the Heat VIEW VIDEO
A hot and humid day Tuesday, and the heat could be more intense Wednesday with temperatures in the 90's.
For some of us that means finding ways to stay cool for comfort, but for others it means... more
Broome County Fair Underway VIEW VIDEO
The Broome County fair kicked off in Whitney Point this afternoon, with fair-goers young and old alike enjoying the festivities.
"Oh we have a lot of fun, we come for the pull," says attendee... more