Robbery

This early Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, photo released by the California Highwat Patrol (CHP) shows a horse rider being arrested after failing a field sobriety test by CHP officers for DUI in a freeway Long Beach, Calif. Authorities say the drunken man made his way onto a California freeway while atop the horse. (California Highway Patrol, Santa Fe Springs via AP)
March 03, 2018 - 2:32 pm
FLORIDA PYTHON DEVOURS DEER THAT WEIGHS NEARLY 4 LBS. MORE NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Researchers studying invasive Burmese pythons in Florida came upon something they'd never seen before: an 11-foot-long python had consumed an entire deer that weighed more than the snake itself. The wildlife biologists...
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This early Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, photo released by the California Highwat Patrol (CHP) shows a horse rider being arrested after failing a field sobriety test by CHP officers for DUI in a freeway Long Beach, Calif. Authorities say the drunken man made his way onto a California freeway while atop the horse. (California Highway Patrol, Santa Fe Springs via AP)
March 03, 2018 - 7:40 am
RED FACED: MAN WITH SAUCE ON HIS FACE AND CLOTHES CHARGED WITH MEATBALL THEFT HAZLE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Police say a damning clue led to the arrest of a Pennsylvania man charged with stealing a pot of meatballs — red sauce smeared on his face and clothes. Authorities in Luzerne County have charged...
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Richard Root
December 15, 2017 - 3:21 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Two armed bandits robbed Casey's Tavern on Amherst Street in Buffalo late Wednesday night. Casey's is down the street from Wegman's in Buffalo. Investigators say patrons and employees reported two men wearing ski masks displayed weapons after entering the bar. No word on what...
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Tom Puckett
September 20, 2017 - 11:52 am
Niagara, NY (WBEN) State Police Niagara say they've nabbed two teens in connection with a pair of armed robberies. Troopers say they responded last night to Fashion Outlet Mall on 1900 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY for a report of an armed robbery in the parking lot. While patrols were...
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Bank of America robbery suspect
Amherst Police
Richard Root
August 25, 2017 - 2:55 am
Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Amherst Police are investigating a bank robbery at the Bank of America in the Getzville Plaza located at 2305 Millersport Highway. On August 24, 2017 at around 3:40 pm a black male suspect dressed as a female entered the bank and presented a note demanding money and took an...
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Tom Puckett
August 11, 2017 - 5:00 pm
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) Cheektowaga Police have a woman in custody after they say she robbed a bank. Police say the robbery occurred around 2:20 at the Bank of America located at 3842 Harlem Rd. They say a woman walked inside the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. The teller complied...
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murder suspects
Richard Root
April 13, 2017 - 6:42 am
(WBEN) - What seemed at first as two un-connected stories, Niagara Falls police have put together into one tragic narrative. Jose Hewitt died last night after being assault by two suspects who forced their way through the main entrance of 617 Pine Avenue. 22 year old Shequan Herbert and 18 year old...
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ambulance
Richard Root
April 13, 2017 - 2:25 am
(WBEN) - Niagara Falls police are investigating the death of a man they encountered while heading to a robbery investigation. A person had called 911 saying he and a friend were the victims of an armed robbery. When they arrived to 617 Pine Avenue, a person in the door-way was in some type of...
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