Evening News Brief
Written by Tom Tharp on May 4, 2021
The alleged scammers who were caught in Monroe county after scamming people in Genesee county and in other areas of the finger lakes region almost escaped again. After being caught and subsequently released with an appearance ticket the scammers, 18 year old Jamel Aciego and 20 year old Victor Andres were caught again at the Buffalo Airport attempting to board a flight to Miami. Chief Deputy Michael Fowler says there was no chance that they were going to stand trial for the over 100 thousand dollars they scammed out of grandparents or the car chase they lead police on. Ogden Police Chief Mears says that without bail laws “When you remove that from a judge’s toolbox, it puts the public at risk.”
The Memorial day Parade is set to run from Eastown Plaza to Alva place on Monday May 31st and all community organizations and veterans are welcome to participate. In order to participate if you are an organization all you have to do is let the City councilman Bob Bialkowski know by calling 585 409 3624. Veterans can simply show up at 9:15am at East Town Plaza.
The Sabres have been victorious over the Islanders 4 to 2. Michael Houser, in his first game with the Buffalo team made 34 saves. Sabres were 0 and 2 in the second period then Thompson, Asplund and Reinhart scored to get the win. There are 3 games left in the season for the Sabres and their next game is against the Islanders tonight and then 2 away games against the Penguins in Pittsburg.