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Police Reports

October 30, 2013

BLOTTER: Police reports published Oct. 30

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• THEFT: Officers are looking into a car break-in in the 600 block of 92nd Street. A 29-year-old woman told police that sometime between midnight and 8 a.m. Monday someone broke into her 2013 Buick by unknown means. The victim said a jacket, two iPod Touches, and a cell phone were taken.

 
• INCIDENT: Police were called to investigate suspicious persons and a noxious oder at the former Wendt's Dairy plant in the 8400 block of Buffalo Avenue at 10:30 p.m. Monday. Officers discovered that two tenants of the building, who had been scrapping inside, had accidentally cut an ammonia line. A Niagara County HazMat team responded to clear the building.

 
• SHOOTING: Police are investigating a shooting incident in the 900 block of Depot Avenue. A 35-year-old woman told officers she was driving in that area at 3:10 p.m. Sunday, when someone fired "an unknown projectile" at her car. The impact of the projectile smashed the driver's-side front window and cracked the driver's-side front mirror. The victim was struck in the face by broken glass. Three juvenile suspects have been identified in connection with the shooting.

 
• BURGLARY: Officers are looking into a burglary in the 1600 block of Whirlpool Street. A 45-year-old woman told police that a friend of hers came to her house at 9 p.m. Sunday and pushed in an air conditioning unit in a bedroom window. The man then climbed through the window and attempted to talk to the victim. The woman said she hit the suspect in the head with a large wooden spoon and told him to leave her home. The suspect then climbed back out of the window and ran away.

 
City of Lockport

 
• TRESPASSING: Timothy G. Pitiss, 21, 2491 Washington St., Wheatfield, was charged with third-degree criminal trespass Monday. Pitiss is accused of being inside the vacant Switzer building, 100 Davison Road. A night watchman reported seeing four men in the building and identified Pitiss as one of them, according to city police. Investigation of the others is continuing, police said.
 

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