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Puppy Left Dead After Gruesome Dog Attack in North Tonawanda - The Niagara Reporter
“The dog came up my front porch and ripped my puppy out through the screen door, my grandkids ages 3 and 5 saw the whole thing,” said Devirgillio.
Man who severed pregnant wife's arm traced to Niagara Falls
Police say a Brooklyn man who cut off his pregnant wife's right arm and several fingers on her left hand Thursday was reported to have been seen in Niagara Falls, N.Y., the next day.
Man wanted by US Marshals and NYPD believed to be in Buffalo area
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WKBW) - Crime Stoppers Buffalo is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that leads to the arrest of Yong Lu, who is wanted by US Marshals and NYPD.Crime Stoppers Buffalo says Lu is believed to have cut off his pregnant wife's arm with a meat clever.Information has be
After shoplifting incident, Niagara Falls man has 2-year-old son taken away
Cornelius D. Brinson, 34, of Pine Avenue, was then arrested and charged with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child.
Town of Tonawanda Police looking for missing 12-year-old
Adam is considered to be a runaway and is believed to be in the area. He's described as a white male, 5'4" and 75 lbs., with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing black Nike sneakers with orange and navy trim, shorts, and a T-shirt.
Shoplifter makes 4 trips to store in 16 minutes, steals $1,800 worth of goods
Niagara Falls Police said that a shoplifter made four separate trips into Home Depot on Builder's Way over a 16-minute period Wednesday, stealing $1,800 worth of goods.
Thief steals $200, causes $2,000 damage in Niagara Falls
A thief caused about $2,000 worth of damage to a Main Street laundromat Saturday morning while stealing about $200 in coins, Niagara Falls police said.
1,500 pink flamingos set up in NY park system
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Parks officials in Buffalo, New York, are tickled pink over claiming a new world record for having the longest line ofgarden flamingos.A Guinness World Records official was on hand Thursday to certify the record — 1,500 pink flamingos — which were set up to celebrate the 150th annive
UPDATE: Two Bears in North Tonawanda, One Tranquilized & One Shot - The Niagara Reporter
Reports are now coming in that there was, in fact, two bears in North Tonawanda: a mother and son.The son is said to have been tranquilized while the mother was shot. We are unclear if this information about the mother being shot is accurate, but are attempting to confirm.Details are still coming in
Black bear roaming North Tonawanda and Amherst
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y.(WKBW) - A black bear spotted in North Tonawanda has everyone talking, while he kept police busy this morning.
Bear spotted in North Tonawanda
A bear has been roaming the streets in North Tonawanda this morning.Officers were in the area of Oliver and 16th streets just before 9 a.m. keeping an eye on the bear, police said. Reports of bear sightings started being called into police around 8 a.m.Police at the scene were awaiting the arrival o
BLOTTER: Police reports for June 20
Niagara Falls• ARREST: A Falls man was arrested after a disturbance at a store in the 8700 block of Niagara Falls Boulevard at 7:40 p.m. Sunday. Michael A. Hurd, 38, 556 Seventh St., Apt. 1, was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. He is also accused of fighting with officers as the
Seventh Street residents want relief, help for homeless man residing on porch
Not more than a block from city hall, a homeless amputee has slipped through gaps of Niagara service agencies and for at least four years lived at a derelict home in the 500 block of Seventh Street.Nearby residents attest to his increasingly erratic behavior, including standing stark naked in plain
Wandering bear stirs up North Tonawanda
There have been several reports of a bear wandering North Tonawanda Friday morning.At 10:15 a.m. Friday, there were unconfirmed reports the bear was in the area of Oliver Street. Initial reports had the bear in the area of 17th and 18th avenues on Friday morning.There were also reports that it was n
Park system celebrates 150 years with pink flamingo record
In this Thursday, June 21, 2018 photo, garden flamingos decorate a city park in Buffalo, N.Y. Park officials are tickled pink over claiming a new world record for having the longest line of the pink plastic decorations. A Guinness World Records official was on hand to certify the record - 1,500 pink
Lockport man who turned self in gets seven years in child porn case
"I needed help and that's why I went to the Police Department, to ask for help," said Gerald L. Perkins Jr., 31, of South Street.
Home Swede Home - Sabres take Rasmus Dahlin with No. 1 pick
DALLAS, TX (WKBW) - At long last, Rasmus Dahlin is officially a member of the Buffalo Sabres. On Friday at the NHL Draft in Dallas, the moment Sabres fans have been waiting for finally happened just after 7 p.m. when general manager Jason Botterill announced the pick that surprised no one.
Police arrest suspect in Wright Ave. fatal shooting
Buffalo police arrested a man in Thursday's fatal shooting on Wright Ave., they announced on Twitter Friday morning.The suspect was described as a male in his 20s. He has been charged with second-degree murder.No other details were immediately available.
Fans React To Sabres #1 Overall Pick Rasmus Dahlin
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - With the first overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, the Buffalo Sabres selected the top overall prospect, Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin. Dahlin has been called a generational talent and is expected to hit the ice and make a direct impact in Buffalo.
Crime Stoppers Buffalo offering reward for hit and run information
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - Crime Stoppers Buffalo is offering a reward for information on a hit and run revolving a pedestrian.The vehicle above struck a pedestrian and fled the scene at Colvin Avenue and Amherst Street on May 5, 2018.Crime Stoppers urge citizens with any information to come forward, a