(WNY News Now) – A Randolph man was apprehended on October 12, 2023, following a routine traffic stop on Rt 394. The arrest was made in connection with an outstanding bench warrant issued by the Town of Ellington Court.
Randolph – On the afternoon of October 12, 2023, at approximately 12:06 PM, law enforcement officers conducted a routine traffic stop along Rt 394 in the Town of Randolph, NY. The subject of the stop, Charles W. Riddell, aged 37 and a resident of Randolph, was subsequently taken into custody.
Upon further investigation, it was revealed that Riddell had an active bench warrant issued by the Town of Ellington Court. The warrant, issued for unspecified charges, prompted deputies to take action, leading to Riddell’s apprehension.
Following his arrest, Charles W. Riddell was transferred to the custody of the New York State Police, where he will face further legal proceedings related to the outstanding warrant. The specific nature of the charges against him was not provided in the available information.
The arrest and subsequent transfer of Riddell into the custody of the State Police were carried out by local deputies, who acted in accordance with established legal procedures. The case is expected to progress in the City of Ellington Court, with Judge Potter overseeing the proceedings.