09 November 2020

 Acting Major Barry Chase
 Troop E Commander
On November 12, 2020 at approximately 10:20 p.m., the State Police announce that Kevin Witt was taken into custody near Rte 326 in the town of Aurelius, Cayuga County.  State Police Investigators will work with Prison Officials and the Seneca County District Attorney to file charges.

The State Police is asking for the public’s assistance in locating escaped incarcerated parolee Kevin Witt.

Investigators are asking citizens who reside or own property near the Willard Drug Treatment Campus to check seasonal camps and cabins, report any stolen boats or vehicles, and examine trail cameras for any video of Witt.  

Anyone with any information related to this case is asked to contact State Police at (585) 398-4100, or by dialing 911.



On November 9, 2020, the State Police was notified by the NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision about a missing incarcerated parolee from the Willard Drug Treatment Campus In Willard, NY. 

Kevin Witt, age 29, is described as a white male, 5 foot 9 inches tall, medium build, last observed around 7:00 p.m., during a work detail outside the secure area on the Willard campus. 

Anyone with information on Witt’s whereabouts is asked to contact the State Police at 585)-398-4100, or by dialing 911.

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