Mike Baggerman
May 30, 2019 - 8:39 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Former youth soccer coach and YMCA volunteer Francesco Maccarrone was sentenced to Five years probation and has to register as a Level 1 sex offender after being sentenced on Thursday. Maccarrone, 43, pleaded guilty to sending indecent materials to a girl on March 5 . He was...
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Tonawanda Coke. August 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
September 21, 2018 - 11:42 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A federal court Judge has ruled that Tonawanda Coke does not need to shut down despite exceeding the amount of emissions allowed in their probation agreement. Judge William Skretny ruled that prosecutors representing the government did not provide enough evidence that...
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January 26, 2018 - 10:25 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Former University of Buffalo administrator Dennis Black was sentenced to five years of probation by Judge John Michalski on Friday morning in Erie County Court. Black admitted last year to stealing $320,000 from the university through his position by using loopholes. Black...
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Tom Puckett
May 16, 2017 - 1:45 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man admits to violating probation by possessing and selling fentanyl. 24-year-old Phillip Jackson of Buffalo has pleaded guilty before State Supreme Court Justice M. William Boller to Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree and violating the...
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Dave Debo
May 03, 2017 - 12:55 pm
(WBEN) WNY Tea Party organizer Rus Thompson was sentenced to 3 years probation Wednesday after admitting to signing false paperwork to vote in a district he didn't live in. "I realize what I did was wrong," Thompson told State Supreme Court Justice Russell Buscaglia before being placed on probation...
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