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Marne Road homicide shooter gets 17 years

BUFFALO - The man responsible for the 2016 homicide on Marne Road has been sentenced by Erie County Court Judge Michael Pietruszka.Jeffrey Brown, 44, of Buffalo,...
Mug shot of Joshua Lukasik. (ECSO)

Cheektowaga man busted with 100 pills and brass knuckle knife

LANCASTER - Erie County Sheriff Deputies arrested a Cheektowaga man Tuesday morning at a traffic stop along Transit Road after they found controlled substances...

Man steals running vehicle from Sloan gas station

SLOAN - A Buffalo man was arrested Saturday night after he stole a vehicle from a gas station in the Village of Sloan.Cheektowaga Police...
A Parktrail Lane resident documented damage done to a camper on August 11th. (Contributed)

One arrested for paintball shooting spree

CHEEKTOWAGA - A 17-year-old Croydon Drive resident was arrested over the weekend for his role in a paintball shooting spree in South Cheektowaga.The teen was...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a scene on Park Edge Drive on March 6, 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Weekend of August 10, 2018

First responders attended to 573 calls for service over the Weekend of August 10, 2018.Friday, August 10, 2018 | 181 calls for service12:59 am -...
A Cheektowaga Police officer on duty. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Thursday, August 9, 2018

First responders attended to 202 calls for service on August 9, 2018.12:18 am - The police told a Hedwig Avenue man in his 20's...
Chronicle file photo of a Cheektowaga Police car.

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Wednesday, August 8, 2018

First responders attended to 195 calls for service on August 8, 2018.5:58 am - The police arrested a man on a Niagara Falls warrant...
Chronicle file photo of Cheektowaga Police.

Man stabbed during Aurora Drive robbery

CHEEKTOWAGA - A man sought treatment for a stab wound he suffered during an armed robbery Wednesday afternoon Cheektowaga Police say.The incident happened on...

Cheektowaga Police Blotter: Tuesday, August 7, 2018

First responders attended to 213 calls for service on August 7, 2018.3:06 am - A bat was captured on Randolph Avenue.  The county Health...
Cheektowaga Police investigate a deadly hit-and-run crash along the 4200 block of Genesee Street during the early morning hours of August 8. 2017. (Jim Herr/Cheektowaga Chronicle)

Cheektowaga Police renew call for help in deadly hit-and-run

CHEEKTOWAGA - August 8th marks one year since a hit-and-run driver struck and killed 55-year-old Robert Prigl while he crossed Genesee Street to catch...