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Body camera footage of Nicholas Belsito's arrest by Erie County Sheriff's Deputies Kenneth Achtyl and James Flowers. December 3, 2017
Mike Baggerman
September 27, 2019 - 3:00 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) – Deputy Kenneth Achtyl’s trial is nearly complete after the defense rested its case on Thursday afternoon. Achtyl stands accused of four misdemeanors after his encounter with Bills fan Nicholas Belsito in the bus lot outside of New Era Field in December 2017. Achtyl was...
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Mike Baggerman
September 26, 2019 - 8:35 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) - The defense has rested their case after day four of testimony in the trial of Erie County Sheriff's Deputy Kenneth Achtyl. Achtyl is facing misdemeanor charges of assault, falsifying business records, and official misconduct. The charges stem from the December 3, 2017...
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Mike Baggerman
May 24, 2019 - 1:23 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A day after Erie County Sheriff's Deputy Kenneth Achtyl was arraigned on assault charges , the Erie County District Attorney said he has to "do the right thing and punish" the police officer for his conduct in December 2017. Achtyl allegedly assaulted Nicholas Belsito, who...
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