Kennon King, 31, of Bailey Avenue was arrested by Buffalo Police on weapon and other charges after he allegedly tried to rob a man on Sussex Street near Deerfield Avenue about 8:50 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Buffalo Police arrest report.
King was taken into custody on Fernhill Avenue. Police reported he had a silver derringer and a knife.
King was charged with unlawful possession of a weapons, attempted second-degree robbery and fourth-degree possession of a weapon and menacing. He was taken to the Erie County Holding Center Wednesday night.