Amherst Police Department

Pedestrian hit by car in Amherst

Apr 10, 2016
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An Amherst woman is listed in serious condition after being hit by a car early Sunday morning on Niagara Falls Boulevard near Tonawanda Creek Road.

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As three young people prepare to turn themselves in for an alleged bias crime, the question of who bombed a church in Getzville early Saturday morning remains unanswered.

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An active shooter field training exercise will be held Sunday, July 12 at Eastern Hills Mall from 6p to 10pm.

A student at Sweet Home High School is behind bars after an arrest for sexual assault.

The identity of the seventeen year old male student is not being released nor is the name of the fifteen year old female victim. A hall monitor alerted staff members that a male student had taken the female student into a secluded area of the school. When the staff investigated, they were able to stop the assault in progress. Lieutenant Eric Davis of the Amherst Police Department commended the staff at the school for their prompt attention to the situation.