DARIEN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Canadian man charged in a brutal concert beating at Darien Lake says he didn't do it.
Craig Lawson pleaded not guilty to second degree assault in Genesee County Court on Wednesday. He is being represented by Mike Ranzenhofer and Joel Daniels.
Lawson is accused of punching Jason McNeil, an injury that put McNeil in a coma for several weeks earlier this summer.
A bail of $10,000 has been set for Lawson and must be paid by Thursday.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around western New York.
Lakes will remain active on and off through the weekend.
A local family is still seeking justice for a father's violent death. This comes after the man originally convicted of the crime--- was set free--- after police say they had the wrong man all along. But the victim's family says otherwise.
Lewiston Police say they were able to follow tracks through the snow to the home of a suspected burglar, where they recovered $6,000 in stolen property.