Weekly Feature

2018-03-07 / Police Blotter

Resident says plow pushed snow against him

Saturday, Feb. 24

Deputies stopped a car for swerving on Transit Road near Woodbridge Lane. A 24-year-old woman was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated. She submitted to a breath test and registered an alleged 0.18 percent blood alcohol level.

A resident of Manchester Park Drive reported that someone who appeared to be high on drugs approached his residence. Patrol checked the area with negative results.

Sunday, Feb. 25

A suspicious vehicle was reported on Cedar Road near Salt Road. The driver reported being lost. The person was looking for the Galleria Mall.

Deputies responded to a disturbance on Xavier Drive in Clarence and charged a 17-year-old male youth with criminal contempt in the first degree and menacing in the second degree. He was remanded to the Erie County Jail pending arraignment.

Monday, Feb. 26

Deputies stopped a vehicle on Transit Road and arrested a 53-year-old woman on a charge of aggravated driving while intoxicated and several vehicle and traffic infractions. She submitted to a breath test at the Clarence station. The test reportedly showed that her blood alcohol level was 0.19 percent.

Tuesday, Feb. 27

Following a traffic stop on Transit Road, a 31-year-old man was charged with driving a vehicle that had a suspended registration.

Wednesday, Feb. 28

• A 57-year-old man was charged with driving while intoxicated after his vehicle was stopped for making an unsafe lane change on Sheridan Drive. The man was released on traffic tickets.

Deputies responded to Tillman Nature Preserve for a vehicle that had become stuck in the mud after going off the parking area. A 37-year-old woman was charged with felony driving while intoxicated after she reportedly failed sobriety tests. It was her second DWI arrest within 10 years. Her breath test showed an alleged blood alcohol level of 0.16 percent.

Thursday, March 1

A 38-year-old woman turned herself in to deputies at Clarence Town Court. She was the subject of an active arrest warrant for shoplifting at the Bob-Ton at Eastern Hills Mall. She was charged with larceny and criminal mischief.

A 34-year-old man was charged with forgery and petit larceny after being accused of stealing a check from his former girlfriend at an address on Main Street in Clarence. He allegedly made the check out to himself and cashed it. He was arrested while he was detained at the county jail on unrelated charges.

Friday, March 2

Deputies were called to Main Street for an issue with a private plow driver. The caller was upset because the plow allegedly had pushed snow against him while he was standing outside. The caller was not injured.

(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.)

Return to top

Clarence Special Events 2018
Click for schedule