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2018-06-21 / Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Mailboxes on multiple streets vandalized

Wednesday, June 13

• A vehicle was stopped on Berg Road for speeding. As the officer approached the vehicle, he observed an odor of marijuana. The operator, a West Seneca man, reportedly had a couple of bags of marijuana and a glass pipe in his car, as well as a mason jar with alcohol in it. He was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, possession of alcohol by someone under 21, speeding, open container in a motor vehicle and no insurance.

Thursday, June 14

• Police have issued a warrant for an individual involved with making false returns at an Amelia Drive department store.

Saturday, June 16

• Mailboxes at three residences on Old Orchard Lane were destroyed. Police said there are no suspects at this time.

• A mailbox was damaged on Puritan Place. There are no suspects.

• A mailbox was damaged on Bittersweet Lane. There are no suspects.

• An Orchard Park woman was pulled over for speeding on South Buffalo Street. During the stop, the officer reportedly determined that the woman was operating the vehicle while intoxicated and arrested her. She was returned to the station and submitted to a breath test, allegedly registering a 0.12 percent blood alcohol level. The woman was charged with two counts of DWI, common law and blood alcohol content greater than 0.08 percent, as well as speeding and refusal of a roadside screener.

(Editor’s note: The Bee’s police blotter is a sampling of unusual calls received by the police department. It is not intended to be a complete record of all incidents reported.)

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