MEDINA, N.Y. (WIVB) - Firefighters responding to a fire in Medina Sunday afternoon discovered more than just flames.
The Village of Medina Fire Department says crews discovered a small marijuana growing operation when they were called to extinguish a dryer fire in the basement of a West Avenue home.
22-year-old Patrick Taylor, of Medina, was arrested and charged with Unlawful Growing of Cannabis. He was issued a ticket to appear in court at a later date.
The fire was quickly doused, however due to numerous building code violations, the house was condemned.
The Red Cross is assisting four adults and two children displaced by the fire. There were no injuries and damage is estimated at $2,000.
The Erie County Sheriff's Bomb Squad, ATF, and the Buffalo Police Department were called to Tioga Street near Fairchild Place in North Buffalo just before midnight Thursday.
Eighty-two-year-old Edward Spencer was making a left hand turn while exiting the Budwey's parking lot when he struck 52-year-old Sandra Garner and 55-year-old Kevin Nowak, according to authorities.
An angry mother who claims her daughter was dropped-off miles away from home wants answers.
Deputies say a teen driver fell asleep at the wheel early Thursday morning before crashing head-on with another vehicle.
Police say a Jamestown man was selling crack cocaine out of his barber shop on East Second Street.
City Hall is considering turning to taxpayers to help keep the lights on at the only movie theatre in downtown Buffalo.