Weekly Feature



2017-12-13 / Police Blotter

Stores see string of larcenies

Saturday, Dec. 2

A 31-year-old woman was charged with petit larceny after she was apprehended while leaving the Bon-Ton on Transit Road. She was also charged with possession of stolen property as she reportedly had items from another store.

A 17-year-old youth was charged with possession of stolen property and petit larceny after he was detained for allegedly stealing items from a store at Eastern Hills Mall.

Sunday, Dec. 3

A 22-year-old woman was charged with petit larceny after she was detained while allegedly shoplifting at Eastern Hills Mall. She was transported to the Erie County Holding Center on $500 bail.

A resident of Wehrle Drive reported that someone had sprayed yellow paint on his vehicle sometime during the night.

Monday, Dec. 4

An 18-year-old man from Clarence was charged with assault in the second degree, weapons possession and criminal mischief. He had been involved in a fight in the Barton Road/White Acres area, allegedly stabbing another teenage male with a knife. That individual was treated for his injuries at a hospital.

Tuesday, Dec. 5

A Main Street business reported that someone had produced fraudulent checks from their business and has been cashing them in Georgia. The incident is under investigation.

The owner of a Main Street business reported that someone had stolen various scrap metals from his shop.

Wednesday, Dec. 6

• A resident of Patricia Drive reported that there was a rope hanging from her roof. Patrol checked it out. It was a power cord for some heating coils that were keeping ice off the roof.

Patrol responded to a report of a disturbance at a restaurant on Transit Road. A worker was upset with changes in the schedule.

Thursday, Dec. 7

Deputies responded to a report of a vehicle that had overturned in a ditch on Lapp Road. An accident report was completed. The driver was not injured.

Friday, Dec. 8

A resident of Arondale Drive reported that a group of kids damaged her garage door.

(Editor’s note: The Bee’s police blotter is a sampling of unusual calls received by the police department. It is not intended to be a complete record of all incidents reported.)

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