Ilion man charged following domestic dispute
ILION, N.Y. (WKTV) - An Ilion man is facing numerous charges following a domestic dispute. According to Ilion Police, William R. Newkirk, 46 has been charged with menacing, unlawful imprisonment, criminal mischief and harassment. Police say officers responded to a call of a domestic dispute at Newkirk's home, where he allegedly caused minor bruising to a family member and wouldn't let them leave the home. He was arraigned in the Village of Herkimer Court and sent to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility on $2,500 bail or $7,500 bond. Newkirk is scheduled to re-appear in court at a later date.