Shooting

Officer-Involved Shooting in Niagara Falls


Niagara Falls, N.Y. (WBEN) - Police in the city of Niagara Falls are investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place Wednesday evening during a drug raid on 20th Street.  Investigators say police were executing a warrant at a home and a 33 year old suspect was shot in his stomach by an officer.
Dissolution?

Residents Petition to Dissolve Depew's Government


Depew, NY (WBEN) Two residents worked together to collect more than 1,000 signatures to get a referendum set to dissolve the village of Depew.
 
Clowns

Oh Those Creepy Clowns!


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Social media is abuzz with reports of so-called "creepy clown" sightings in several states and it seems the phenomenon has struck here in western New York.  North Tonawanda Police are investigating multiple sightings of clowns in NT and it's not clear if one person is responsible or if it's perhaps a hoax.
Teacher Protest

Buffalo Teachers Protest Outside City Hall


Hundreds of Buffalo teachers staged a rally Wednesday afternoon at City Hall to protest the lack of a new contract for the past 12 years. The demonstration resulted from a recent breakdown in contract negotiations.
Charged

Niag. County Inmate Charged with Planning to Ambush Deputies


Lockport, NY (WBEN) A Niagara County inmate already charged with attempted murder and domestic violence now faces a new charge of attempted murder after deputies say he was making plans to ambush a deputy.
 
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