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Police ID woman whose body was found by Niagara Falls train tracks

Niagara Falls police have identified the woman whose body was found Saturday afternoon in a field north of the 2200 block of Buffalo Ave. near train tracks, they announced Monday.Police had asked for the public's help in determining her identity over the weekend."She was identified due to a family m

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-18 16:28:49

Tonawanda police and fire investigating apparent pickup truck fire

Tonawanda police and fire crews are investigating an apparent pickup truck fire. The scene is on Wynnwood Avenue in the Town of Tonawanda.According to the 2 On Your Side crew on the scene, the truck is covered in a tarp.No word on any injuries at this time.We will provide updates at they become avai

WGRZ TV - 2018-06-19 03:37:17

Buffalo man in critical condition after Sunday night shooting

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A man is in critical condition after a shooting on Sunday night.The incident occurred just before 8:45 p.m. in the 100 block of Lombard street, according to Buffalo Police.The victim was taken to ECMC.

WGRZ TV - 2018-06-18 10:12:38

Amherst Police looking to identify three persons of interest in criminal incident

AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) - - Amherst Police are looking to identify three persons of interest in a criminal incident in early June.Anyone who recognizes any of these persons of interests or with any information related to the crime is asked to call the Amherst Police Detective Bureau at 716-689-1342 or

WIVB - 2018-06-19 01:49:37

Buffalo girl missing since June 1

Buffalo police are asking the public's help in locating a missing teenage girl.Joelle Rollerson, 14, was last seen on June 1.Police ask anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call 911.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-18 15:21:05

Anonymous tip leads to heroin bust in Buffalo home

Francisco Valencia, 38, of Buffalo, was arrested and charged with a felony count of criminal possession of a narcotic and a felony count criminal possession of a narcotic with intent to sell after police searched a residence on West Avenue on June 18.

WGRZ TV - 2018-06-18 19:59:59

Man killed in Route 400 crash identified

The driver killed Saturday after he was ejected from his custom 1920s open car along Route 400 in Elma has been identified as Jeffrey Mogg, 52, of Franklinville, the Erie County Sheriff's Office said Monday.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-18 13:15:03

Sabres announce dates for development camp

Rasmus Dahlin, the expected No. 1 overall pick in this week's NHL Draft, is likely to make his first on-ice appearance as a member of the Sabres during the team's annual development camp.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-18 21:05:24

Sabres announce schedule for 2018 Development Camp

Wednesday, June 27th: camp runs from 2:30-3:30 p.m. and 4:00-5:00 p.m.Thursday, June 28th: camp runs from 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Friday, June 29th: camp runs from 9:15-10:15 a.m. and 10:45-11:45 a.m.Saturday June 30th: French Connection 3-on-3 Tournament from 10:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.

WKBW-TV - 2018-06-19 00:56:06

Car hits home near Bailey Ave.

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - A car runs into a house on Buffalo's east side on Sunday.This happened around 5 p.m. on Lang Avenue near Bailey.Officials with the Buffalo Fire department say the car hit a home's concrete stairs.When firefighters responded, the two people in the car had gotten out of the vehicl

WIVB - 2018-06-17 23:45:49

Fatal one-car crash in Genesee County

ALABAMA, N.Y. (WKBW) - New York State Police are investigating a fatal one-car crash in Genesee County.Police say 37-year-old Morey Ground, Jr .was driving on Skye Road in the Town of Alabama when he went off the road, then tried to overcorrect. Police say his car then crossed both lanes and went o

WKBW-TV - 2018-06-18 12:23:49

Report: Shooting at home on Lombard street in Buffalo

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - There are reports of a shooting near Lombard and Kent in Buffalo on Sunday night.Bullets and casings were littered on the pavement in front of a home on Lombard Street.According to our crew at the scene, it appeared that officers were having some sort of argument with a woman at

WIVB - 2018-06-18 02:05:16

Buffalo sees uptick in shootings since late May

Simply put, more people are outside when the weather warms up, increasing the chances of confrontation.

WGRZ TV - 2018-06-18 03:11:52

Dollar General shooting victim came face to face with potential mass shooter

On Nov. 14, 2017, he stood face to face with a man who had just sprayed a Dollar General store in Cheektowaga with 20 shots from an AR-15. The event had all the makings of another mass shooting, but Schaefer was the only person injured.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-18 10:00:24

Save the bees: Swarm quelled after engulfing SUV at Southgate Plaza

But a local beekeeper was called to the rescue, said Town of Tonawanda resident Bethany B. Desmond-Weitz, who was there to get dinner with her son at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-17 21:01:01

Man killed after crashing custom car in East Aurora

A man was killed in East Aurora after he was ejected from a custom 1920s open buggy along Route 400 on Saturday afternoon, the Erie County Sheriff’s Office confirmed.The man was the only driver of the vehicle. At about 3:20 p.m. Saturday, he was driving southbound on Route 400 when he lost control a

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-06-17 17:40:18

Man indicted in identity theft ring

A city of Lockport man was arraigned in state Supreme Court on Wednesday for his role in an identity theft ring that defrauded local financial institutions.Daevantae Clark, 22, Works Place, was indicted on charges of first-degree identity theft, second-degree possession of a forged instrument and fo

LOCKPORT UNION-SUN - 2018-06-17 21:24:54

Crews battling fire at Lockport apartment building

Just before 3 p.m., a fire broke out at the apartment complex at 6219 Tonawanda Creek Road and Lockport Fire arrived to the scene. Amherst Fire, Clarence Fire, and State Police were also called to the scene.


One dead after buggy crash on Route 400 in East Aurora

The man, who was in his mid 50's was pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities.

WIVB - 2018-06-17 14:55:09

Report: Body found in Niagara Falls near train tracks

NIAGARA FALLS, NY (WIVB) - The Action is reporting on a body found near train tracks in Niagara Falls, NY.