Craig Lehner

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Mike Baggerman
October 18, 2017 - 2:10 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Buffalo Police’s Homicide Unit is the lead investigative agency that is inquiring into the death of Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner, who went missing on Friday during a training mission with the Underwater Rescue Team and was discovered on Tuesday afternoon. But details...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - During the search for Craig Lehner, it took more than just the Police diving squad and sophisticated equipment to run things smoothly. Kenyatta Cobb is a former Chaplain with the Buffalo Police Department, and said that ministers and pastors helped those on the ground cope with...
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Dave Debo
October 17, 2017 - 4:34 pm
(WBEN) During his visit to Western New York Tuesday, Vice President Mike Pence made notice of the loss of Buffalo Police officer Craig Lehner in remarks at the beginning of a roundtable on tax reform hosted at a manufacturer that works primarily with first responders, and police and fire...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - As the search continues for missing Buffalo Police Diver Craig Lehner, there have been many calls from the public asking why divers don't wear GPS or tracking devices. WBEN reached Buffalo area Master Diver Tim Dykes who was quick to respond. "GPS cannot penetrate water. You...
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Tim Wenger
October 15, 2017 - 8:35 pm
When most of us go to work each day, we don’t need to worry much about not coming home and losing our life in the line of duty. Unless you’re someone who does live with that real possibility on a daily basis, let that sink in for a moment. Craig Lehner went to work Friday expecting to participate...
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October 14, 2017 - 8:22 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - As difficult as the last six days have been for the Buffalo Police Department, Mayor Byron Brown says it has shown the best of Buffalo. The Mayor says he is incredibly proud of the entire Police Department for their "selfless, dedicated work". Adding, "it was an amazing job...
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