CHEEKTOWAGA – Cheektowaga’s first responders attended to 122 calls on Monday. Here is a sampling of the issues they handled.
12:10 am – A man vaping in a house on Bright Street set off a fire alarm according to Doyle firefighters.
4:23 am – Two people arrested during a traffic stop on Maryvale Drive for pot possession.
7:12 am – A pedestrian was sent to the hospital with a leg injury after being struck by a car on Slate Creek Drive.
9:55 am – Pine Hill firefighters responded to a laundromat on Harlem Road to investigate smoke coming from one of the machines. The cause was from an overheated belt.
11:11 am – Pistol permits were investigated for residents on Woodridge Avenue and Marywood Drive.
12:19 pm – A police report was issued to a Borden Road woman after charges from Florida appeared on her credit card statement.
4:35 pm – A woman was arrested for shoplifting at the Walden Galleria.
5:08 pm – A man was arrested at Wal-Mart for shoplifting.
5:28 pm – A weapon was removed from a home after a Cleveland Hill student made threats to shoot up the school. The high school principal received information from a teacher that the student made the threat. (We originally reported that the student was at Maryvale.)
6:53 pm – A police report for kidnapping was filed after a complainant told the police that the driver of a small four-door blue Ford pointed a gun at him and forced him into the car. The driver drove him around the City of Buffalo to a gas station where he was let go.
9:39 pm – A man was arrested at Walden Galleria under strong-arm robbery charges after he fought with a loss prevention associate. His female companion will be wanted.