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Sheriff's Office looking for Cheektowaga man

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Erie County Sheriff's Office is looking for a Cheektowaga man. It is not clear why authorities are looking for Dwayne Higgs, 37, but his address is listed as 18 Euclid Ave. Anyone with information on his whereabouts can call the Sheriff's Office at (716) 858-2903.

WIVB - 2018-03-21 13:55:29

Woman charged with drug possession after borrowed pants defense fails

A woman charged with drug possession Monday night in Niagara Falls offered a police officer an unusual defense: borrowed pants. A police officer saw her pull a white, rock-like substance from her pants pocket and toss it to the ground, according to a Niagara Falls police report. But the pants she wa

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-03-21 13:51:39

Three arrested after Arcade PD chase stolen FL vehicle

Three people were arrested in Arcade Tuesday after a traffic violation turned into a police pursuit. ARCADE, NY - Three people have been arrested after a traffic violation turned into a police pursuit Tuesday in Arcade. Just after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday evening, an Arcade Police Officer attempted to st

WGRZ TV - 2018-03-21 20:05:00

Three Florida residents arrested following pursuit in Arcade

ARCADE, N.Y. (WIVB) - Three Florida residents are facing charges after engaging Arcade Police in pursuit through the village and into the Town of Sardinia on Monday. According to a police report, an Arcade Police officer attempted to stop the 2016 Hyundai SUV the three were traveling in around 7:30

WIVB - 2018-03-21 19:24:36

Cheektowaga police looking for missing girl

CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) - Cheektowaga police are looking for a missing 14-year-old girl. Alanda Hunt has brown hair, hazel eyes, weighs 120 lbs. and stands at five feet tall. She was last seen at her grandma's house at 64 Alexander Ave. on Sunday around 1:30 a.m. Alanda is a student at I-Prep Schoo

WIVB - 2018-03-20 18:46:42

More than a dozen vacant homes to be knocked down in Evans

EVANS, N.Y. (WIVB) - Several people in the Town of Evans received a pleasant surprise Wednesday morning. Crews demolished a long-time vacant home on Eden Evans Center Road. "Happy dance. I'm doing an internal happy dance," said Katie Guziec, who lives across the street. "I was like, 'Oh my God! It's

WIVB - 2018-03-21 17:37:06

Evans starts demolishing zombie homes

Katie and James Guziec had second, third and even fourth thoughts about buying their dream home on old Eden Evans Center Road six years ago. They loved the nearly 2.5 acres and well-kept 1920s house, but the vacant house across the street gave them pause. "We almost didn't buy this house because of

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-03-21 16:28:35

Silver Creek Voters Approve Capital Project

SILVER CREEK - The voters of the Silver Creek school district approved a $17.6 million capital project Tuesday, 287-85. Among other things, the project looks to transform key areas of the school to more adequately support the growing special needs population. Once the project is completed, six new e

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-03-22 07:00:00

Vehicle crashes into Burger King restaurant

TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A vehicle crashed into the Burger King at the corner of Delaware Ave. and Sheridan Dr. It is not clear what caused the crash, but Town of Tonawanda police were seen responding to the restaurant. News 4 will provide more information as soon as it is available.


POLICE: Woman drove drunk with infant in car

CHAFFEE, N.Y. (WKBW) - A Chaffee woman is facing Leandra's Law charges after State Police say she was driving drunk with her five-month-old daughter in the car. 32-year-old Heather Gearman was pulled over by Troopers Sunday around 1:00 p.m. on Liberty Street in the Village of Arcade. Police say she


Police: Driver who hit 4 parked cars had BAC more than 4 times legal limit

A driver who police said crashed into four parked cars Sunday morning on Buffalo's West Side is accused of having a blood-alcohol content more than four times the legal limit, according to a police report. Law Bleh, 38, faces driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI charges following his arrest


Buffalo man charged with punching police officer

A Buffalo man has been accused of punching a police officer who was trying to disperse a crowd outside a bar on East Delavan Avenue early Sunday morning. Edmund D. Davis, 39, was arrested at 2:18 a.m. near the corner of East Delavan and Edison avenues after police said he punched an officer in the b


Biker movie with local ties to screen in Hamburg

"Rebel on the Highway," a movie with local ties, will have its Buffalo premiere at the Armor Fire Hall. "Rebel on the Highway,"a biker movie with several links to Western New York, will be screened at 2 p.m. March 25 at the Armor Fire Hall (4932 Clark St., Hamburg). Portions of the film, which tells


Driver asleep in 7-Eleven parking lot charged with aggravated DWI

A Kenmore man found sleeping behind the wheel in a 7-Eleven parking lot on Sunday afternoon was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, Kenmore police said. Officers found Julio Gomezvargas, 48, asleep with the engine running shortly after 4 p.m. in the convenience store lot on Elmwood Av


West Seneca School Board to appoint Bystrak superintendent next week

West Seneca School Board plans to give interim Superintendent Matthew Bystrak the job permanently next week. West Seneca School Board members plan to appoint Matthew Bystrak as the permanent superintendent at their next meeting. The board announced last month in a letter to the community signed by a


Boston man who fired on deputies loses appeal for lighter sentence

A former Town of Boston man who pleaded guilty to attempted murder in a standoff at his home after a domestic disturbance four years ago won the chance to appeal his conviction despite waiving that right when he entered his plea. However, it didn't change the outcome. A state Appellate panel determi


Defense using diversion tactics, finger-pointing in Kingsmen trial

In the hours after the murders of two of his fellow Kingsmen, Roger Albright found himself inside the Olean clubhouse with Andre "Lil Bear" Jenkins. Albright said he was in the midst of calling other Kingsmen Motorcycle Club members, warning them about the killings and the possibility a rival biker


Fire destroys barn at Smith's Maple Farm, closes for Maple Festival weekend

NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. (WKBW) - An overnight fire destroyed a barn at Smith's Maple Farm in Town of Boston. According to the North Boston Fire Company, 13 different agencies responded to the fire call. Crews were able contain the fire in time to save a shack where maple syrup is created and stored. Offi


Gowanda officer saves teen's life after stabbing

That's how fast Gowanda Police Department's Officer Randall responded to a stabbing on Chestnut Street on March 7 at 8:06 p.m. and began to treat the victim. The sight he saw, Randall said, had a snow bank covered in blood and a gash where the knife penetrated the victim's neck. "As soon as I pulled


18-year-old gets 5 years in shooting over Clarence 'drug turf'

A former Clarence High School student was sentenced Friday for a March 2017 ambush of another man in what was described as a "turf battle" over selling marijuana in the suburb. Zachery Aroix, now 18, the last of three teens to be sentenced in the case, received five years in prison for planning, set