3 suspected in Cheektowaga armed robbery captured in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Erie County Sheriff’s Office says three people accused of an armed robbery in Cheektowaga were taken into custody in Buffalo.

One person was victimized in the robbery, which occurred near Genesee and Elwood Streets.

The three unnamed suspects were captured near the intersection of Walden and Fillmore Ave. in Buffalo when deputies saw a vehicle that matched the description of the one in the robbery.

Three people were inside the vehicle at the time when officers made a traffic stop.

The suspects and a weapon were turned over to Cheektowaga police.

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