Niagara Gazette

February 17, 2013

BLOTTER: Police reports published Feb. 16

Staff Reports
Niagara Gazette

— Niagara Falls

• ARRESTS: Two Falls men were arrested after they were caught in the act of burglarizing a Buffalo Avenue hotel. Brandon Joseph Fava, 28, 151 67th St., and Travis Miles Kicak, 40, 23 C St., were each charged with third-degree burglary, possession of burglar tools and petit larceny. Police were called to the hotel in the 400 block of Buffalo Avenue at 1:30 p.m. Thursday and met a property manager who told them two suspects had been seen running from the building moments before. Other officers found the suspects at a nearby scrap metal facility.

• ROBBERY: Officers are looking into a robbery in the 1500 block of Military Road. A 17-year-old girl told police she was leaving work at 10:40 p.m. Thursday, when she was approached by three female suspects. The teen said she was attacked by the suspects, who punched her, knocked her to the ground and kicked her. The victim said the suspects also took her cell phone.