BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Over 350 bags of heroin and crack cocaine were seized from an apartment in Buffalo, according to the Erie County Sheriff's Office.
On Wednesday around 4 p.m., narcotics detectives raided an apartment on West Avenue and arrested 32-year-old Efrain Gonzalez. Authorities say in his apartment, Gonzalez had bags of heroin and crack cocaine packaged for sale as well as around $3,600 in cash.
Deputies say Gonzalez distributed drugs throughout the city, but also went into outlying suburbs, including Clarence.
He has been charged with two counts of third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, and after being arraigned, was taken to the Erie County Holding Center.
A Town of Tonawanda restaurant owner has been arrested and charged with strangulation and assault.
The suspension of a 6-year-old boy for kissing a girl at school is raising questions about whether the peck should be considered sexual harassment.
A house became engulfed in flames on Route 243, in Rushford, early Wednesday morning.
The Niagara County Sheriff's Office says two people lied in a formal written statement that was filed with the Department of Social Services.
Lakes will remain active on and off through the weekend.
Kenmore Mercy Hospital is closing its 3 West Patient Care Unit in January, affecting about 30 associates at the hospital.