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UPS refuses to deliver on Christmas Eve
Customers expecting UPS to deliver packages on Christmas Eve have been denied. After several
calls to the national UPS phone number, customers have been told, UPS does not deliver on Sunday which also is Christmas Eve this year. One disappointed UPS customer was told although the package was at the depot on a UPS truck, it would not be unloaded until Tuesday 26nth, the day after Christmas.
Early Morning Armed Robbery
Ithaca Police are looking for a man who held up the Shortstop Deli early Sunday. Police say at around 4:20 AM they were dispatched on reports that the male suspect displayed a handgun at the store and took an undisclosed amount of cash. Once officers arrived to the store on 200 block of West Seneca Street, the suspect has already fled, he was seen going northbound on North Albany Street. He was described as wearing light colored jeans, a black hooded sweatshirt, along with a ski mask covering his face.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ithaca Police Department at 607 272 9973