Niagara Gazette

Police Reports

September 26, 2013

BLOTTER: Police reports published Sept. 26


• ASSAULT: Officers are looking into an assault in an alley in the 2700 block of Niagara Street. A 53-year-old man told police he was walking in the alley at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday when he was approached by four male juveniles who were trying to conceal their identities. The man said the juveniles demanded money and he kicked two of them in the head, knocking them to the ground. One of the suspects then hit the victim in the head with what was believed to be a BB gun. All four suspects then ran north down 30th Street.

• ROBBERY: Police are investigating the robbery of a cabbie in the 1900 block of Falls Street at 1:15 a.m. Wednesday. The cabbie told officers he was stopped to pick up a fare when he was approached by a man with a semi-automatic handgun stuck in his waistband. The suspect demanded cash and the cabbie gave him a small amount of money. The suspect then ran from the scene.

Town of Lockport

• CONTRABAND: Carly G. McEvoy, 23, 4914 Creek Road, Lewiston, was charged Tuesday with promoting prison contraband. A Niagara County Jail inmate, McEvoy was arrested by the Lewiston Police earlier in the day. During a search, McEvoy was found with a black folding knife that had a 4-inch blade.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Police Reports
Featured Ads
House Ads
AP Video
Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating
House Ads
Night & Day
Twitter News
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Front page