CLEVELAND, OH. (WIVB) - Buffalo Police now confirm a man wanted for a murder in connection with a fatal stabbing last Friday was arrested over the weekend in Cleveland.
Twenty-three-year-old Michael Ballard, Jr. was stabbed multiple times on Woodlawn Avenue. A friend drove him to Sisters of Charity Hospital, where he was declared dead.
Police investigated and learned the suspected killer was on a bus heading to Ohio. Officers contacted Cleveland Police, who checked their Greyhound bus station and found the wanted man. WOIO reports 25-year-old Anthony Williams was arrested around 5:30 a.m. on Sunday on a bus bound for Las Vegas.
He is now awaiting extradition and expected to be returned to Buffalo sometime on Friday.
Town of Evans Police are asking the public for information about an abandoned puppy that was found on the side of Holland Road.
Customers filled the seats of Mom's Restaurant, in Niagara Falls, Thursday afternoon. The restaurant posted a sign saying that after 58 years they are closing their doors.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
In an effort to combat childhood obesity, a local school district is now banning a popular sweet treat.
Local workers will be demonstrating outside of the McDonalds, on Main Street near Utica, Thursday at 5 p.m.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office arrested a Kenmore man they say was driving a commercial motor vehicle while intoxicated.