Niagara Gazette

April 11, 2013

BLOTTER: Police reports published April 11

Staff Reports
Niagara Gazette

— Niagara Falls

• MENACING: Police are investigating an incident in the 8700 block of Buffalo Avenue. A 27-year-old man told officers he was in the area at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, when he was approached by a male suspect who pulled out a black, semi-automatic handgun. The victim said the suspect racked the slide of the gun, pounded on the hood of his car and said, “I’ll put a bullet in your head.” The man said he jumped in his car and fled the area.

 
• THEFT: Officers are looking into a truck break-in in the1100 block of Garden Avenue. A 49-year-old man told police that sometime between April 1 and 8 a.m. Tuesday, someone broke into his 1999 Ford F-150 by smashing his rear passenger window. The victim said a an eight-inch TV monitor, an amplifier and a speaker were taken from the truck. The truck has also been spray painted with green and white paint.