BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - An autopsy will be conducted on a Holding Center inmate, founddead in his cell.
The Erie County Sheriff's Office says a 26-year-old inmate wasfound hanging in his cell, Saturday.
The Cheektowaga man was facing charges of forgery, possession ofa controlled substance and equipment violations on his car.
Saturday's suicide is now the fifth since 2007.
This comes as the county faces two lawsuits over conditions atthe Erie County Holding Center.
A man who was wrongly convicted of second degree murder in 2009 has been set free after spending four years in prison.
Investigators are trying to determine who dumped a dog on the side of the road inside a zipped up Coors Light thermal bag.
A man once featured on the Cattaraugus County Top 10 Most Wanted List has pleaded guilty after being extradited from Indiana.
Two men have been arrested by Wyoming County Sheriff's deputies and charged with selling heroin in the Village of Attica.
Cold and breezy with snow increasing in coverage into the overnight hours.
A woman was arrested Sunday after she allegedly tried to bite her neighbor during an argument over offense odors.