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The Buffalo News
Judge upset with long delay in charging police officer in excessive force incidentTo hear Marcus Worthy talk, he was a security officer in training and licensed
Judge upset with long delay in charging police officer in excessive force incident
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
To hear Marcus Worthy talk, he was a security officer in training and licensed to carry the handgun in his holster. It was late August of 2010, and Worthy says he was standing outside a home on Langmeyer Street when five Buffalo police officers,... Read more
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Officer.com
Buffalo Police Officer Indicted in Assault CaseSuspended Buffalo Police Officer Corey Krug has been indicted by a federal gran
Buffalo Police Officer Indicted in Assault Case
Officer.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Suspended Buffalo Police Officer Corey Krug has been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with another on-duty assault for an incident that happened five years ago. Krug, 40, a 15-year veteran of the police force, was charged in the new... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Incident from 2010 leads to new charge again Buffalo police officerTo hear Marcus Worthy talk, he was a security officer in training and licensed
Incident from 2010 leads to new charge again Buffalo police officer
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 hours ago
To hear Marcus Worthy talk, he was a security officer in training and licensed to carry the handgun in his holster. It was late August of 2010, and Worthy says he was standing outside a home on Langmeyer Street when five Buffalo police officers,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Suspended over one assault case, Buffalo cop is indicted in anotherSuspended Buffalo Police Officer Corey Krug has been indicted by a federal gran
Suspended over one assault case, Buffalo cop is indicted in another
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Suspended Buffalo Police Officer Corey Krug has been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with another on-duty assault for an incident that happened five years ago. Krug, 40, a 15-year veteran of the police force, was charged in the new... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two young men shot in Keystone Street driveby remain hospitalizedTwo young men wounded in a drive-by shooting on Keystone Street remain hospital
Two young men shot in Keystone Street driveby remain hospitalized
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Two young men wounded in a drive-by shooting on Keystone Street remain hospitalized Wednesday, according to a spokesman for Buffalo police. A 23-year-old man is listed in serious condition at Erie County Medical Center, while an 18-year-old is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Four men charged after shots are fired near Schiller ParkOfficers responding to a call of shots fired on Weber Avenue Tuesday night arre
Four men charged after shots are fired near Schiller Park
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Officers responding to a call of shots fired on Weber Avenue Tuesday night arrested four men and recovered a loaded handgun, Buffalo police reported. The gunshots were reported shortly after 8:30 p.m., police said, and were directed at a house on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Six Buffalo police officers promotedBuffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda administered the oaths of office to
Six Buffalo police officers promoted
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Buffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda administered the oaths of office to six police officers who were elevated to new ranks during a promotion ceremony at the Buffalo Police Academy on Tuesday afternoon. Mayor Byron W. Brown welcomed new... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bike engraving at Cazenovia Pool FridayThe Buffalo Police Athletic League will hold a series of free public demonstrat
Bike engraving at Cazenovia Pool Friday
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
The Buffalo Police Athletic League will hold a series of free public demonstrations Friday at the Cazenovia Pool, 526 Abbott Road, and will offer bicycle engravings to identify people’s bikes in case they are stolen. Among events scheduled to take... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man shot at Genesee and Burgard PlaceAn unidentified man who was shot at Burgard Place and Genesee Street about 4 p.
Man shot at Genesee and Burgard Place
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
An unidentified man who was shot at Burgard Place and Genesee Street about 4 p.m. Tuesday was rushed to the Erie County Medical Center for treatment for what Buffalo Police spokesman Michael DeGeorge said “appear to be non-life-threatening... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two knives used in West Side assaultAn attacker used two different knives while attacking a relative following an a
Two knives used in West Side assault
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
An attacker used two different knives while attacking a relative following an argument on Prospect Avenue on the city’s West Side, Buffalo police said. The 40-year-old victim told Central District police that his relative got a knife from the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
3 lawyers helping Amanda’s mother get records on her deathEven Amanda Wienckowski’s mom is surprised by the “dream team” she suddenly is
3 lawyers helping Amanda’s mother get records on her death
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Even Amanda Wienckowski’s mom is surprised by the “dream team” she suddenly is working with as she pursues the truth about her daughter’s death six years ago. Instead of representing herself on Monday when she returned to State Supreme Court, Leslie... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two charged in Aug. 17 slaying during holdup attemptA 20-year-old Congress Street man and a 16-year-old Arkansas Street youth were
Two charged in Aug. 17 slaying during holdup attempt
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
A 20-year-old Congress Street man and a 16-year-old Arkansas Street youth were arrested Monday in the murder of a 54-year-old man during a robbery attempt at Arkansas and Grant streets about 12:30 a.m. Aug. 17, according to Buffalo Police Chief of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two suspects arrested in week-old fatal robbery attemptA 20-year-old Congress Street man and a 16-year-old Arkansas Street youth who i
Two suspects arrested in week-old fatal robbery attempt
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
A 20-year-old Congress Street man and a 16-year-old Arkansas Street youth who is being prosecuted as an adult, were both arrested Monday afternoon in the murder of a 54-year-old man during a robbery attempt at Arkansas and Grant streets about 12:30... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver of dump truck arrested in Hamburg after lengthy chase by several police agenciesA man hopped from the cab of a moving dump truck after speeding through Hamburg
Driver of dump truck arrested in Hamburg after lengthy chase by several police agencies
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
A man hopped from the cab of a moving dump truck after speeding through Hamburg neighborhoods Sunday morning at more than 70 miles per hour, with officers from several law enforcement agencies in pursuit, police said Monday. As the pursuit continued... Read more
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The Buffalo News
DA’s office, Hamburg cops meet with Kane as rape investigation progressesInvestigators have met with Patrick Kane as part of their investigation into a
DA’s office, Hamburg cops meet with Kane as rape investigation progresses
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Investigators have met with Patrick Kane as part of their investigation into a rape accusation against the Chicago Blackhawks all-star, two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation have told The Buffalo News. One source said an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver of dump truck arrested in Hamburg after prompting chase by several police agenciesA man hopped from the cab of a moving dump truck after speeding through Hamburg
Driver of dump truck arrested in Hamburg after prompting chase by several police agencies
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
A man hopped from the cab of a moving dump truck after speeding through Hamburg neighborhoods Sunday morning at more than 70 miles per hour, with officers from several law enforcement agencies in pursuit, police said Monday. As the pursuit continued... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver of dump truck leads police on pursuit into HamburgA man hopped from the cab of a moving dump truck after speeding through Hamburg
Driver of dump truck leads police on pursuit into Hamburg
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
A man hopped from the cab of a moving dump truck after speeding through Hamburg neighborhoods Sunday morning at more than 70 miles per hour, with police officers from several agencies in pursuit. As the pursuit continued on foot, nearby residents... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police arrest Buffalo man in DWI fatalityBuffalo police have identified the man accused of being drunk when his vehicle
Police arrest Buffalo man in DWI fatality
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Buffalo police have identified the man accused of being drunk when his vehicle struck and fatally injured a woman on Girard Place near Fillmore Avenue at about 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Rickey Mellerson, 54, of Buffalo, has been arrested and charged with... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Burglars with craving for Newport cigarettes target two Buffalo storesBuffalo police are investigating two similar-sounding commercial burglaries rep
Burglars with craving for Newport cigarettes target two Buffalo stores
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
Buffalo police are investigating two similar-sounding commercial burglaries reported early Monday at opposite ends of the city. In each case, the thieves used a cinder block or large gray brick to smash the front store window before fleeing with... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Woman fatally injured when hit by car in DWI caseA woman was fatally injured when struck by a drunken driver on Girard Place nea
Woman fatally injured when hit by car in DWI case
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
A woman was fatally injured when struck by a drunken driver on Girard Place near Fillmore Avenue about 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Buffalo Police said. The victim, described only as in her mid-40s, was sitting in a community garden when hit by a car backing... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Woman fatally injured when hit by car on Girard PlaceA woman was fatally injured when struck by a car on Girard Place near Fillmore
Woman fatally injured when hit by car on Girard Place
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
A woman was fatally injured when struck by a car on Girard Place near Fillmore Avenue about 4:30 Sunday, Buffalo Police said. The victim, described only as in her mid-40s, was sitting in a community garden when hit by a car backing up, a witness... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two injured in stabbing near Broadway and Liddell StreetTwo people were injured in a stabbing incident about 5 p.m. Sunday near Broadwa
Two injured in stabbing near Broadway and Liddell Street
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Two people were injured in a stabbing incident about 5 p.m. Sunday near Broadway and Liddell Street, Buffalo police said. Both victims were taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment of injuries that are not considered life-threatening,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Teenager struck by gunfire on Northhampton StreetA teenage male was struck by gunfire about 7 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of No
Teenager struck by gunfire on Northhampton Street
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
A teenage male was struck by gunfire about 7 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of Northhampton Street. The victim, whose injuries were described as serious, was taken to Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo police said. Anyone with information is asked... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Weekly Slow Roll bike trips showcase the ‘new Rust Belt’ side of BuffaloA swarm of 1,000 bodies atop bikes of all shapes and sizes last Monday evening
Weekly Slow Roll bike trips showcase the ‘new Rust Belt’ side of Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
A swarm of 1,000 bodies atop bikes of all shapes and sizes last Monday evening passed under a giant banner over Pearl Street downtown that proclaimed, “Welcome to Buffalo!” An appropriate response might have been, “Thanks, but we just experienced... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Woman, 23, charged with DWI in hit-run crash that resulted in injuryA 33-year-old Buffalo woman is charged with driving while intoxicated, vehicula
Woman, 23, charged with DWI in hit-run crash that resulted in injury
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
A 33-year-old Buffalo woman is charged with driving while intoxicated, vehicular assault and leaving the scene of an injury accident after hitting two parked cars about 4:10 a.m. Saturday in the 1900 block of Seneca Street. South District officers... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tonawanda man with child in car accused of heroin possessionA Town of Tonawanda man seen swerving Friday on the Kensington Expressway with
Tonawanda man with child in car accused of heroin possession
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
A Town of Tonawanda man seen swerving Friday on the Kensington Expressway with a 17-month-old child in his car was stopped and found in possession of 13 bags of heroin, Buffalo police reported. Kevin L. Wisniewski, 31, of Kingsbury Lane – who was... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cabbie robbed at gunpoint in South BuffaloA cab driver was robbed at gunpoint in South Buffalo early Friday morning, acco
Cabbie robbed at gunpoint in South Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
A cab driver was robbed at gunpoint in South Buffalo early Friday morning, according to a Buffalo police report. The taxi driver picked up three males from Genesee and Best streets and drove them to a home on Hollywood Avenue around 6:30 a.m., when... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man charged with felony weapons possessionA Buffalo man faces a weapons possession charge after police found a loaded ass
Buffalo man charged with felony weapons possession
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
A Buffalo man faces a weapons possession charge after police found a loaded assault rifle and three clips of ammunition at his Detroit Street home. Wilfredo Ruiz, 59, of 88 Detroit St., was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cigarettes stolen from Delta Sonic on DelawareA thief threw a cinder block through the front door of Delta Sonic on Delaware
Cigarettes stolen from Delta Sonic on Delaware
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
A thief threw a cinder block through the front door of Delta Sonic on Delaware Avenue on Friday night and stole cigarettes, Buffalo police repoted. The incident happened at about 10:30 p.m. at the gas station at 2590 Delaware, according to a police... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Beer bottle throw on Chippewa leads to assault chargeAn Akron man faces a misdemeanor assault charge after a beer bottle-throwing in
Beer bottle throw on Chippewa leads to assault charge
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
An Akron man faces a misdemeanor assault charge after a beer bottle-throwing incident at a West Chippewa Street bar early Friday morning. Sean D. Gill, 22, of Wolcottsville Road, is accused of throwing a beer bottle that hit a woman in the back of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo couple arrested in stolen car after high-speed chaseA Buffalo couple was arrested Friday after they allegedly crashed a stolen car
Buffalo couple arrested in stolen car after high-speed chase
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
A Buffalo couple was arrested Friday after they allegedly crashed a stolen car into the CSX rail yard at the end of Riverview Boulevard in the Town of Tonawanda. Damaris Santiago-Vera, 30 of Hampshire Street, and Orlando Munoz, 35, of Grant Street,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police identify motorcyclist killed in crash in downtown BuffaloBuffalo police have identified the man who was killed in a downtown motorcycle
Police identify motorcyclist killed in crash in downtown Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Buffalo police have identified the man who was killed in a downtown motorcycle accident late Thursday night as Anibal Hernandez, 39, of Buffalo. Hernandez reportedly lost control of his motorcycle at about 11:30 p.m. while rounding a curve on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver will not face charges in Delaware Park tragedyThe driver involved in the May 30th accident that killed 3-year-old Maksym Sugo
Driver will not face charges in Delaware Park tragedy
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
The driver involved in the May 30th accident that killed 3-year-old Maksym Sugorovskiy and critically injured his 5-year-old sister in Delaware Park will not face criminal charges. He likely will be charged with a vehicle and traffic infraction, the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Austin street man ends up with drug charge in traffic stopAn Austin Street man driving a Jeep was arrested on drug charges after failing
Austin street man ends up with drug charge in traffic stop
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
An Austin Street man driving a Jeep was arrested on drug charges after failing to signal while turning from Holmes Street ont Sunnyside Place late Wednesday night, Buffalo police said. David Santiago, 25, was charged with seventh-degree criminal... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Alleged stalker arrested in Schiller Street break-inA Central Avenue man is being held on felony burglary charges after breaking in
Alleged stalker arrested in Schiller Street break-in
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
A Central Avenue man is being held on felony burglary charges after breaking into a Schiller Street home late Wednesday, Buffalo police said. Steven Schmigiel, 19, left the home, in the 400 block, only after a woman screamed for help, police said.... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayLANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) — State police say a man is in a Buffalo hospital after th
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) — State police say a man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a trooper spotted the car with New Jersey... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayCreated: 08/19/2015 8:48 AM WHEC.com By: Associated Press State police say an
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 9 days ago
Created: 08/19/2015 8:48 AM WHEC.com By: Associated Press State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayLANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital af
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 9 days ago
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a trooper spotted the car with New... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayLANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital af
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 9 days ago
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a trooper spotted the car with New... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayLANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital af
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Ohio man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a trooper spotted the car with New... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man wounded by gunfire overnight at Towne Gardens in BuffaloA man was wounded in the leg early Wednesday in a shooting outside Towne Garden
Man wounded by gunfire overnight at Towne Gardens in Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
A man was wounded in the leg early Wednesday in a shooting outside Towne Gardens apartments, according to a spokesman for the Buffalo Police Department. The shooting, in the first block of McNeeley Way, occurred at 12:15 a.m. The victim’s injuries... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayLANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say a man is in a Buffalo hospital after th
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say a man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a trooper spotted the car with New Jersey... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near ThruwayLANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say a man is in a Buffalo hospital after th
Man in stolen car crashes into quarry near Thruway
New Jersey Herald / Posted 9 days ago
LANCASTER, N.Y. (AP) - State police say a man is in a Buffalo hospital after the stolen car he was driving crashed into a rock quarry along the Thruway while he was trying to elude troopers. Officials say a trooper spotted the car with New Jersey... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Main Street bank robbed by man with noteBuffalo police are looking for the long suspect who robbed the First Niagara Ba
Main Street bank robbed by man with note
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
Buffalo police are looking for the long suspect who robbed the First Niagara Bank branch in the 2400 block of Main Street at about 11:2O a.m. Monday, according to spokesman Michael DeGeorge. The bandit handed a teller a note demanding money and then... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Couple both stabbed in University District domestic incidentBuffalo police have made one arrest in connection with a domestic-fueled double
Couple both stabbed in University District domestic incident
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
Buffalo police have made one arrest in connection with a domestic-fueled double stabbing that left both the husband and wife stabbed late Sunday night in the city’s University District. Detectives believe the two were involved in a verbal dispute... Read more
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Daily Mail
Intruder broke into Staten Island home and raped a seven-old girlPolice are hunting for an intruder who broke into a Staten Island home and rape
Intruder broke into Staten Island home and raped a seven-old girl
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Police are hunting for an intruder who broke into a Staten Island home and raped a seven-year-old girl in the early hours of the morning Daniel Nieto, 32, is wanted in connection with the rape of a 7-year-old girl He entered a house through an... Read more
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Daily Mail
duty officer says he drove Patrick Kane on night of alleged rapeOff-duty Buffalo police officer comes forward to say he was driving NHL star Pa
duty officer says he drove Patrick Kane on night of alleged rape
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Off-duty Buffalo police officer comes forward to say he was driving NHL star Patrick Kane on night of rape accusations A woman alleged earlier this month that Kane raped her at his Hamburg, New York, house on August 2 Lt. Thomas English has said... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man, woman rescued from Lake Erie breakwaterA man and woman were rescued early Sunday from Lake Erie after they fell from t
Man, woman rescued from Lake Erie breakwater
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
A man and woman were rescued early Sunday from Lake Erie after they fell from the back of a boat and swam to the Buffalo breakwater, authorities said. The Coast Guard received a report just after 1:30 a.m. that a couple was missing from a yellow... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two men accused of burglarizing Michigan Avenue homeBuffalo police arrested two men seen fleeing from the basement of a Michigan Av
Two men accused of burglarizing Michigan Avenue home
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Buffalo police arrested two men seen fleeing from the basement of a Michigan Avenue home late Sunday morning and charged them with third-degree burglary. Jason H. George, 35, of Seneca Street and Abdiel Santiago, 36, no permanent address, are... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man stabbed during altercation on East SideA man was stabbed in the left eye during an altercation early Sunday on the Eas
Man stabbed during altercation on East Side
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
A man was stabbed in the left eye during an altercation early Sunday on the East Side, Buffalo police reported. The victim told Ferry-Fillmore District officers he was in the 100-block of Lombard Street about 4 a.m. when he got into an escalating... Read more
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