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TOWN OF CHAUTAUQUA — A Lakewood man faces a felony charge of driving while intoxicated Saturday after Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies received reports that the man’s Jeep was weaving all over the road.James S. Edington, 53, was additionally charged with felony aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle; driving without headlights; no taillights; failure to kee…

Town of Tonawanda police today declined to release the identity of a 15-year-old boy who was struck by an SUV on Monday while riding a bicycle on Niagara Falls Boulevard.The boy was last reported in critical but stable condition Tuesday at Women and Children’s Hospital, where he was taken after the accident. The boy was riding his bicycle near the intersection of Niagara …

Police who attempted to stop a bicyclist riding toward oncoming traffic Friday said they ended up in a foot chase.Felix Wilson, 22, no address given, was charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, second-degree obstructing governmental administration, unlawful possession of marijuana and resisting arrest. Police said they stopped Wilson for questioning jus…

Buffalo Police said Adrian Krantz, 29, of Oliver Street, who had passed out while in the bathroom, was in possession of heroin and related paraphernalia.Krantz was charged with second-degree obstruction of governmental administration, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, disorderly conduct for creating a hazardous condition, and appearance in pu…

LE ROY – The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office and state police were summoned to a fight that led to one person being stabbed in the back at 2 a.m. Saturday. Edward D. McDonald, 24, was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and Nicole M. DellaPenna, 27, with second-degree felony assault and misdemeanor fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. She …

CAMBRIA – A Lockport man has been charged with violating Leandra’s Law for driving while impaired with children in his vehicle. Eric V. Heiman, 33, was arrested at 11:45 a.m. Friday following a crash on Saunders Settlement Road. Deputies said he was westbound when his vehicle struck an embankment. There were three children, ages 1, 5 and 7 years, in the vehicle at the tim…

WHEATFIELD – Two Niagara Falls women are accused of the theft of a charity donation container from a local doughnut shop. Sheriff’s deputies said the two entered the Tim Horton’s outlet on Niagara Road about 2:30 a.m. Friday and distracted an employee before placing the plastic donation container for Camp Good Days into one of their purses. The incident was caught on vid…

Rescuers called to Evangola State Park for the apparent drowning of a man Saturday evening recovered the victim, who had disappeared in Lake Erie shortly before 8 p.m., according to Evans Town Police.The man, who was swimming near the bathhouses, authorities said, was taken by ambulance to Lakeshore Hospital. The victim’s identity was not released. Evans and New York Sta…

The Minority Bar Association of Western New York announced ratings of the following Erie County judicial candidates for state, county and Buffalo City Court posts in the upcoming elections: New York State Supreme Court: Dennis Glascott, qualified; Jeffrey Marion, qualified; Mark Montour, well qualified; E. Jeannette Ogden, superior.Erie County Surrogate: Barbara Howe, supe…

DUNKIRK – A Dunkirk man led police on a chase early Saturday from Fredonia and ending at his King Street home, police said.David B. Anzalone, 29, was charged with fleeing a police officer, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, reckless driving and unlawful possession of marijuana.Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies said they observed Anzalone accelerate his Dodge…

A man was stabbed in the arm and abdomen with a kitchen knife following a domestic disturbance in his Roosevelt Avenue home Saturday morning.Police said John W. Scott, 46, was arguing with Sharon D. Hunter, 38, of the same address, at 8 a.m. when he began choking her. Hunter made her way to the kitchen, where she grabbed the knife and stabbed Scott, police said. Scott w…

A 21-year-old man was slain early Saturday morning while sitting in a vehicle on the first block of St. Mary’s Road near Walden Avenue, Buffalo police reported.Police responded to a “shots fired” call in the vicinity of St. Mary’s Road and Walden Avenue around 1:40 a.m. Officers found the victim in a vehicle and he was rushed by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center, but…

A 44-year-old Bronx man was arrested by federal agents in Buffalo Friday and charged with fraud and misuse of immigration documents. U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. said Abdus Samad attempted to enter the U.S. Thursday at the Lewiston Port of Entry using an allegedly fraudulently obtained U.S. passport as proof of citizenship. Immigration officers determined that he ha…

A 34-year-old West Delavan Avenue man was arrested for drunken driving and other counts when police found an open container of alcohol in his car at a traffic checkpoint in the first block of Montclair Avenue about 6 p.m. Thursday. Christopher A. Martin also was charged with aggravated unlicensed driving for operating a car with a suspended driver’s license and consuming a…

A 55-year-old Claremont Avenue woman was arrested for allegedly stabbing a male neighbor six times during an argument about 11 p.m. Thursday. Karen Showalter was charged with first-degree assault for allegedly stabbing the man in the chest, stomach and sides repeatedly. The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center for surgery.