The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office and State Police were on standby on Thursday on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation in Akron after threats of violence were made over a land ownership dispute.
The death of a 16-month-old baby girl has been ruled a homicide, and detectives are working on several leads to identify her killer.
Police say when they stopped a suspicious vehicle on Clinton Street in the Town of West Seneca, they found a suspected armed robber was among the passengers.
A series of brush fires sparked along the CSX track from the east side to Black Rock in Buffalo, Thursday afternoon.
Around 1:15 p.m., detectives say a man entered the bank on Main Street and passed a note to a teller demanding cash. The suspect is described as white, around 5’10″ and 200 pounds, between 30- to 35-years-old, and he had a goatee.