AMHERST, NY (WIVB) - The Amherst Police Department reports that on Saturday the Town o f Amherst Police and University of Buffalo Police conducted a joint DWI Check point.
The effort resulted in Thirteen arrests for driving while intoxicated and two narcotics arrests.
According to police one of the offenders fell asleep at the wheel while waiting in line at the check point.
The following were arrested at the checkpoint:
Rachel Serour, 22, of New Hartford, NY
Michael Clark, 57, of Buffalo, NY
Stephanie Woods, 24, of Amherst, NY
Jennifer Wauls, 35, of Depew, NY
Paul Piracci, 35, of Amherst, NY
Sheridan Conway, 20, of Clarence, NY
Robert Stark, 59, of Amherst, NY
Eric Hunt, 44, of Tonawanda, NY
Jennifer Lee, 24, of Kenmore, NY
Cory Crawford, 38, of Buffalo, NY
Sujay Singh, 30, of Amherst, NY
Ryan Verneville, 23, of Buffalo, NY
Adam Glaser, 27, of Tonawanda, NY
Unlrelated to the checkpoint the Amherst Police also arrested the following for Driving While Intoxicated:
Gregory Mitchell, 26, of Amherst, NY (also charged two counts of poss. controlled substance)
Ryan Mackinnon, 23, of Buffalo, NY
At least four fire companies responded to a large house fire in Blasdell.
Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan of South Buffalo and charged him with pushing Russ Ross to his death.
The Niagara County Sheriff's is on the scene of a suspected meth lab in Cambria.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
Berry admitted filing 122 false federal income tax returns for people who had died. He must pay restitution for the stolen money.
Six-year-old Nya Ricks was chosen to light Roswell Park Cancer Institute's Tree of Hope Friday night.