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Police Reports

February 22, 2014

BLOTTER: Police reports published Feb. 23


Man reports dog bite

A Fed Ex driver called police after being bitten by a poodle at a Saunders Settlement Road address on Friday.

The 34-year-old man said he was delivering a package when the 60 pound black poodle ran out of the house and bit him on the hand.

The homeowner let the Fed Ex driver into the home to clean up the wound and later told Niagara County Sheriff's deputies, "He bites," when asked if the dog had bitten anyone before.

The driver said he was going to get medical treatment for the wound.

The homeowner said the poodle was up to date on his shots. Information on the incident was forwarded to the county health department.



• CHARGED: Jacob N. Schmelzle, 31, 7000 Laur Road, Niagara Falls, was charged with petit larceny and trespass about 12:30 p.m. Thursday, according to sheriff's deputies. Schmelzle was charged after deputies were called to Inducon Corporate Drive for a report of a man taking scrap metal. After checking the area, deputies found Schmelzle and a pile of steel and a hack saw near a business. Deputies noted that Schmelzle was on parole for fourth-degree grand larceny.Town of Hartland

• FRAUD: A Ridge Road man called the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office after receiving a 1099 tax form in the mail for work he didn’t do. The form shows that a business is located at the man’s address that he has nothing to do with. The form also lists his social security number. Deputies said the man contacted his credit card company to watch his credit after receiving the form.

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