MEDINA, N.Y. (WIVB) - Police have arrested two Rochester men in connection with a Medina burglary.
Authorities say the July burglary targeted a comic book collection at the home of 77-year-old Homer Marciniak. 41-year-old Rochester collectibles business owner Rico Vendetti is accused of hiring 17-year-old Juan Javier to steal the collection.
Medina Police Chief Jose Avila said, "The victim had an extensive comic book collection worth a lot of money. And as a result of the incident, the comic books were missing."
The victim, Homer Marciniak, went to the hospital after he was assaulted in his home. He died later that day from a pre-existing heart condition.
A tractor trailer veered off the road and went through a fence, while crashing into the Forest Hill Cemetery, in Fredonia, Friday morning.
Officials in Wyoming have captured a wanted man and his girlfriend, who were allegedly heading to Buffalo.
After a slow and slippery commute Thursday night, many western New Yorkers are waking up early, hoping they can get to work on time Friday morning.
NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has obtained a court order to prevent a Buffalo woman from ever selling puppies again.
Around 5 p.m. on Thursday near the corner of Model City Road and Rt. 104, police say 84-year-old Jose Martinez was hit by a car driven by 82-year-old Maura Nolan. Both are residents of Lewiston.
Continued cold temperatures as the lake effect winds down late today, more snow on the way this weekend.