BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Buffalo man is going to jail for committing a string of burglaries on the city's west side.
Reymundo Nieves-Rojas was caught by Buffalo Police inside a West Utica Street home undergoing extensive renovation. Using DNA, fingerprints and investigative work, police were able to identify the 41-year-old as a suspect in several other break-ins on the city's west side.
On Wednesday, Nieves-Rojas was sentenced to eight years in prison after pleading guilty to second degree burglary, third degree burglary and two counts of second degree attempted burglary.
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.