29 October 2022

 Major Brian J. Ratajczak
 Troop E Commander




The State Police are releasing the name of the individual killed early Saturday morning.  Christopher M. VanCleaf, age 49, was Killed, at approximately 2:15 a.m., near Tommy’s Bar in the village of Newark.

The investigation is ongoing, and State Police Investigators are asking anyone with information to call State Police at 585-398-4100.


The New York State Police, the Village of Newark Police Department, and the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office are currently investigating a homicide that occurred on Murray Street in the Village of Newark at approximately 2:15 a.m. on October 29, 2022. 

Anyone with information is asked to call NYSP Canandaigua at 585-398-4100. 


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