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DELEVAN – A Delevan man faces a slew of criminal charges after allegedly head-butting, pushing and threatening a woman during a domestic dispute at his home late last week, State Police reported.Nathan C. Biehl, 28, was arrested Friday on charges of harassment, menacing as well as endangering the welfare of a child because of the incident, which allegedly took place in the…

One man was killed and two others injured in an early morning crash Sunday at the ramp to the Kensington Expressway near Elm Street, Buffalo police reported.The fatal crash occurred just before 3:30 a.m. when a vehicle, possibly traveling at a high rate of speed, struck a curb guard rail and a tree before coming to rest on some nearby grass.Buffalo Police accident investig…

A Tonawanda man was robbed early Sunday in Allentown by two men he had been drinking with, Buffalo police reported.The victim said he was attacked around 1:14 a.m. in a parking lot west of the intersection of Elmwood Avenue and Allen Street, according to a police report. He was forced to hand over his cell phone and wallet containing personal papers, credit card and $100 c…

A man robbed two victims at gunpoint early Sunday in the University Heights neighborhood, Buffalo police reported.A man and woman told police a man approached them at 12:45 a.m. at the intersection of Merrimac and Mildred streets and brandished a black revolver. He threatened to shoot them unless they gave him their belongings, according to a police report. He took their w…

YORKSHIRE — A Machias man was struck and killed by a vehicle early Sunday while walking on Route 16 in the Cattaraugus County Town of Yorkshire, State Police reported.Edward Speaker, 28, was walking in the traffic lane at about 1:44 a.m. when he was hit by a vehicle traveling southbound, police said. The driver was not intoxicated and declined treatment at the scene, polic…

A man displayed a handgun Saturday night during an armed robbery at a Wrights Corners gas station, Niagara County sheriff’s deputies reported.The suspect – a man between 6 feet to 6 feet, two inches tall, dressed all in black and wearing a ski mask - entered the Stop-n-Gas store on Lake Ave. around 10:42 p.m. and demanded money, police said.The clerk complied and the man f…

A three-vehicle crash that sent two people to the hospital Saturday was caused by a driver impaired by drugs, Erie County sheriff’s officials said.The crash happened at about 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Clinton Street and Eastwood Road in the Town of Marilla.Sarah Ulrich, 18, of Marilla, was westbound on Clinton, waiting to turn south onto Eastwood Road, when her vehicle was st…

A man was shot four times on Fillmore Avenue near East Ferry Street early Saturday morning, police said. He was taken to Erie County Medical Center by a private vehicle, and his condition is unknown.Police said an unknown man approached the victim just after 5 a.m. and fired several shots from a semiautomatic handgun. Police found three .45 caliber shell casings near the s…

Damage was estimated at $10,000 to a two-story house on Dearborn Street in Black Rock after a fire started on pn the first floor Saturday morning.Buffalo firefighters said two adults and three children were displaced. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Two Buffalo residents were arrested early Saturday for threatening a man with a revolver, firing a shot and stealing the man’s mountain bike, police said. Christopher D. Steele, 20, of Gatchell Street, and Jameea M. Russell, 19, of Wakefield Avenue, approached the victim on Jewett Avenue between Main Street and Fillmore Avenue and displayed a black revolver, with Steele fi…

PENDLETON – Authorities Saturday seized six marijuana plants worth $6,000 that were discovered growing in a wooded area of the Tonawanda Sportsmen’s Club. The plants were growing near an abandoned railroad bed, now being used as an all-terrain vehicle trail, on the Killian Road site, Niagara County seriff’s deputies said. An investigation is under way.

NEWFANE – A determined and hungry dog is suspected of triggering a fire that damaged the kitchen of a Ridge Road home Friday evening, Niagara County sheriff’s deputies said. Deputies said a resident of the home at 6896 Ridge indicated she left for a while Friday evening after placing the cat’s food atop a George Foreman grill, which was sitting atop a stove – a maneuver …

A motorcyclist involved in a crash last week has died from his injuries while at Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo police said Saturday.Police are continuing to investigate the crash that killed Rafael Maldonado Jr., 43, of Buffalo. Maldonado was riding about 3 p.m. Wednesday on Grider Street when he collided with a minivan, police said.The driver of the van, Ronald J. S…

A Tonawanda man was killed Friday night in a one-car crash in the Town of Brant, Erie County deputies reported.Joseph F. Cavalleri, 20, was a passenger in a vehicle that was traveling east on Southwestern Boulevard about 6:20 p.m. when it went out of control and flipped over several times. Cavalleri was ejected from a vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.The driver…

SILVER CREEK – Emergency responders were busy with three serious accidents Friday afternoon in the Silver Creek area. The first occurred at noon when a vehicle was struck as it pulled out of a gas station on Routes 5 and 20 near Irving. Emergency responders said one driver was injured. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office took the accident report for the incident. Names …