Friday at 12:30 p.m. Troopers responded to Holdridge Road in the town of Allen for a welfare check that was dispatched by Allegany County 911.
|Philip Farren |
(Allegany County Jail photo)
Farren was arraigned via Skype and remanded to the Allegany County Jail without bail.
The NYSP Forensic Identification Unit, Under Water Recovery Team and the Allegany County District Attorney’s Office assisted in this investigation.
This is still an ongoing criminal investigation.
Not confirmed by State Police: Residents of the area said the victim was Farren's wife and that a dog had also been killed.