BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A 24-year-old Buffalo man could face 20 years in prison after pleading guilty on Wednesday to robbing a pharmacy.
Michael McCallum admitted in federal court that last New Year's Eve, he jumped over the counter at Clinton Pharmacy on Clinton Street and threatened employees, making off with over 1,300 prescription pills containing Oxycodone, Oxycontin, and Percocet. McCallum then sold most of those pills around western New York.
McCallum will be sentenced on December 19th.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
News 4 is looking to see if police and firefighters were called to the same house overnight, for different incidents. Firefighters were on Goodyear Avenue putting out a fire around 3 a.m. Thursday.
Reverend Roy Harriger returned to court Wednesday night. The pastor is facing charges of molesting children.
Some of the members of his assembly refuse to believe the allegations against him. About eight members of the Community Fellowship …
In an effort to combat childhood obesity, a local school district is now banning a popular sweet treat.
This year, some local students are getting out their pens and paper to make sure other children have a happy holiday this year.
Crews will also be out dredging the Buffalo River on Thursday. They'll be in the city ship canal area.