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Family and friends remember mother of five shot and killed on Butler Ave

"I never expected my mom to die like this. Everybody really loved her and you know, I loved her too," said Tillmon's oldest daughter.


Buffalo police identify woman, 26, killed in double shooting

Santana O. Anderson was shot at about 10:40 p.m. in connection with a dispute involving a house party, according to Buffalo police. A 36-year-old woman also was injured in the shooting, police said.


2 years after fatal Lockport fire, residents still concerned about air quality

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) - Two years after a fatal fire at Lockport's High Tread International tire recycling plant, residents are still concerned about air quality.


Police reports 8/11/18: Woman found with drugs while being arrested on drug warrant

Intisar Spencer, 39, of 2119 North Ave., Niagara Falls, was picked up by the Olean Police Department at 2:18 p.m. on an active superior court warrant issued out of Cattaraugus County Court for third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal possession of a controlled s


Vigils held for two mothers gunned down

Buffalo, N.Y. (WKBW) - Two mothers killed 48 hours apart on Buffalo's East Side. Friday night, their lives celebrated in two separate vigils.Community leader Billie Webster attended Santana Anderson's vigil. The 26-year-old was gunned down on Hagen Street August 4th.Miles away, a similar sentiment


Two males posing as utility workers in Erie County

On August 8th, a stocky black male and a stocky white male in their late thirties to early forties, dressed in highly visible utility style clothing and carrying two-way radios, convinced homeowners on Center Street in the Town of Colden they needed access to the property and the residence.


Joe B: 7 observations from 2018 Buffalo Bills training camp - Day 12

Less than 24 hours after the first preseason game of 2018, the Buffalo Bills returned to the practice field in Orchard Park for Day 12 of training camp. Although they had to practice without some players that had been injured against the Carolina Panthers, we saw the return of some others to practic


2018 Buffalo Bills Training Camp Depth Chart - Day 12

The Buffalo Bills returned to the practice field for a brief and light practice in Orchard Park following their first preseason game. The team is dealing with a few different injuries, and those caused some change along the depth chart.The Bills also started working in the two wide receivers that we


Human remains discovered in Niagara Falls

Niagara police are investigating after human remains were discovered in a small wooded area near Marineland in Niagara Falls.A member of the public came across the remains and called the police around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8.Police media officer Const. Phil Gavin said they are working with th


Buffalo man sentenced for making social media threats to kill police

Arthur Jordan, 24, was sentenced 27 months after he posted on Facebook, "Let's Start Killin Police Lets See How Dey Like It."


Legal experts say Collins insider trading case will be difficult to defend

Rep. Chris Collins says the insider trading charges filed against him are “meritless,” and the Clarence Republican vows to go to trial to clear his name.But in a federal court where more than 90 percent of criminal cases end up in plea deals, clearing his name won’t be easy for Collins or his two co


Stormy Daniels cancels appearances at Tonawanda club due to security concerns

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - Adult entertainer Stormy Daniels has canceled her upcoming performances this weekend at a Tonawanda club due to security concerns, management of the club confirmed Thursday.


Family of pedestrian killed on Niagara Falls Boulevard intends to sue

The notice of claim, a precursor to a lawsuit, was filed Aug. 3 on behalf of Raegan Duffin and Mark Bailey, the children of Jennifer L. Duffin, who wasfatally injured around 12:40 a.m. May 12as she crossed Niagara Falls Boulevard between Inn Keepers Lane and Willow Ridge Drive.


Missing man found in Buffalo, but his truck is still missing

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - After a missing man was found, authorities are now looking for his truck.


Pedestrian struck in accident in North Tonawanda

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in an apparent hit-and-run accident Wednesday at East Robinson and Mead streets in North Tonawanda, city police and the Niagara County Sheriff's Office confirmed.No additional details were available late Wednesday.Story topics:hit-and-run/motor vehicle/pedestrian


Niagara County men charged in incident involving officer dragged by UTV

James J. Olscamp, 30, of Sanborn, and Dean R. Banks, 52, of Niagara Falls, turned themselves in to state police in Lockport, the state Department of Environmental Conservation said in a news release.


How El Niño could affect Western New York this winter

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - If you thought old man winter overstayed his welcome here in Western New York last year, you may be in luck this coming winter.


Three venomous snakes taken from Cattaraugus County residence

ALLEGANY, N.Y. (WIVB) - Three venomous snakes were taken from a Union Street residence in the Village of Allegany on Thursday.Law enforcement executed a search warrant at the residence for the reptiles.The snakes- three cobras- were taken by the Buffalo Zoo.Law enforcement arrived on scene around 7


Downstate group plans 200-room hotel in former Niagara Falls hospital

"The same team is working on the project at the AM&A's," said Tianyi Du, general manager of Metropolis, which is headquartered in Flushing.


Arrests made in July incident involving DEC officer being dragged

James J. Olscamp, 30, of Sanborn, and Dean R. Banks, 52, of Niagara Falls, voluntarily turned themselves in to the New York State Police Lockport barracks late Wednesday evening