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January 28, 2014

BLOTTER: Police reports published Jan. 28

Niagara Falls

• INCIDENT: Police are investigating a shooting incident in the 3300 block of Ninth Street. A 17-year-old girl told officers that she was involved in an argument with a male and female suspect at 10:45 p.m. Sunday when one of the suspects fired multiple shots at her apartment. Two of the bullets entered the apartment but no one was hit or injured. The suspects were last seen fleeing the area in a dark-colored SUV.

• BURGLARY: Officers are looking into a burglary in the 900 block of Ontario Avenue. A 53-year-old man told police that sometime between 1 and 3:30 a.m. Sunday someone broke into his apartment by removing a screen and damaging the lock on a hallway window. The victim said a TV and an Xbox 360 game system were taken.

• ARREST: A North Tonawanda man was arrested after he reported to police that his truck had been hijacked, but an investigation showed he had given the vehicle to two people to buy drugs. Michael Edward Hajzak, 47, 1000 Nash Road, was charged with third-degree falsely reporting an incident and first-degree loitering. 

Wheatfield

• THEFT: A Lockport man reported his locked pickup was broken into, and various items were removed, while the truck was parked in the 3800 block of Mapleton Road sometime between 2 and 5:49 a.m. Sunday. A Niagara County Sheriff's deputy confirmed damage was done to the driver side door, possibly by a large flat head screwdriver found inside the truck. Missing items include a Spyder jacket, a pair of gloves, three USB thumb drives, a Seneca Niagara gaming license, a Rockford Fosgate Punch amplifier, two 10-inch sub woofer speakers in a speaker box and $20 cash. The loss estimate, including the value of damage done to the pickup, is $1,580. A witness at nearby St. Paul's Church told the sheriff's deputy that he had seen an unoccupied green minivan in the church parking lot around 5:45 a.m. Sunday and assumed it was disabled until the vehicle disappeared.

Pendleton

• THEFT: An employee of Mike Smith Buick, 6014 S. Transit Road, reported four tires were taken off a parked 2014 GMC Sierra some time between 4 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. Monday when an employee discovered the Sierra sitting on four cinder blocks. The Bridgestone Dueler tires are worth $695 each.

North Tonawanda 

• DWI: Daniel M. McNamara, 51, 726 Oliver St., Apt. 4, was charged at 12:42 a.m. Sunday on Nash Road with DWI. He was held for court. 

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    Police are investigating a theft from a convenience store in the 2600 block of Niagara Street. A clerk told officers that four suspects, two males and two females, entered the store at 5:32 a.m. Wednesday and one of the women brought several items to the counter and paid for them with a New York state benefit card. 

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 17

    A Ransomville man with alcohol-related convictions was charged with felony driving while intoxicated Sunday night, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office said. 

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 16

    A Niagara Falls man told police that he was attacked by two men while walking by himself Monday evening in the 600 block alleyway between 19th and 20th streets. 

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 15

    Lockport police quickly caught up with two teens charged with breaking into a Main Street restaurant early Sunday morning.

     

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 14

    A 54-year-old motorcyclist was flown to Erie County Medical Center by Mercy Flight after he collided with another motorcycle on Hartland Road Saturday afternoon.

     

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 13

    A Lockport man was flown by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center after a car-motorcycle collision on Fisk Road Friday afternoon.

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 12

    Police are investigating a burglary in the 2500 block of 29th Street. An agent with the CSX Railroad Security Department told officers that sometime between April 4 and noon Monday, someone forced open the door to a storage shed on his company’s property.

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 11

    A North Tonawanda couple is accused of stealing textbooks from Niagara County Community College, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 10

    Falls police are searching for two suspects who approached multiple Seneca Niagara Casino patrons in a series of attempted robberies.

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  • • Cops sig BLOTTER: Police reports published April 9

    Officers are looking into a car break-in in a parking lot in the 700 block of Whirlpool Street. 

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