CLARENCE, N.Y. (WIVB) - State police say a man inappropriately touched a 17-year-old girl shopping at the Eastern Hills Mall.
The girl and her mother began calling out for help after the incident happened on Saturday around noon. Troopers on holiday patrol in the mall say they caught 25-year-old Thomas Allan of Clarence Center as he made a dash for the exit.
Police say Allan groped the girl as she stood near a kiosk. He was arrested and charged with forcible touching.
Allan is due in court later this month.
A Town of Tonawanda restaurant owner has been arrested and charged with strangulation and assault.
State Police need your help finding the pickup truck driver who pinned a mother against her vehicle as she was loading her baby and young son into it and then fled the scene.
A house became engulfed in flames on Route 243, in Rushford, early Wednesday morning.
The Thruway Authority is asking drivers to avoid I-90 between the Hamburg and Dunkirk exits. Motorists are asked to avoid the area because of traffic and visibility.
Lakes will remain active on and off through the weekend.
One third of Canadians receive their mail straight to their door but that will soon be changing. Canada Post will phase out their door-to-door delivery over the next five years.