Erie Co Sheriffs Office Patrol Logs For The Town Of Clarence Oct 6th Through Oct 12th.
10/06/18: A resident of Fairfield Road reported that an I-pod was stolen from her vehicle sometime during the night. Residents are advised to leave no valuables in vehicles and to always lock their vehicles. A burglar alarm was reported at a construction company on Main Street. It was a false alarm.
10/07/18: A citizen called from Cobblestone Drive reported that a school bus with profanity painted on the side was speeding around the neighborhood and the people in the bus were screaming at people.
10/08/18: Twenty five year old Ashley Friedman was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana at the Tillman nature reserve parking area on Wehrle Drive. The manager of Clarence Eye Care called about a vehicle that has been in their parking lot for several days. The owner was advised to have the vehicle removed or it would be towed. 10/09/18:
A resident of East Avenue reported that someone had tried to break into his residence. The caller stated that they had recently asked a friend who had been staying at their residence to leave because they had suspected him of stealing medication. People are constantly calling about missing or stolen pain medication. No report will be issued for missing medications without a letter on the doctor’s official letter head that they need a police report. Most doctors will not replace pain medication because people are constantly losing it or reporting it stolen. In many cases the medication is just being abused or sold. All pain medication should be kept locked in a lock box or safe.
10/10/18: An elderly female called from Rockland Avenue reporting that the machine that dispenses her medication had stopped working. The machine was found to be unplugged. Patrol plugged it in and reset the clock so that the machine could dispense the medication. A resident of Budd Avenue had received a call from a scammer that claimed to have her grandson in custody because of an accident. The caller claimed that the grandson needed bail money. This is known as “the Grandparent scam”. Never send anyone money who calls you on the phone or contacts you on line. The vast majority of these people are criminals who just want your money.
10/11/18: A caller from Ransom Road reports that he had received a couple of packages delivered to his address that he did not order. The packages were for a neighbor. Patrol spoke to the person who had order the packages and advised her to contact the company and have her address information corrected. A caller reported that someone had broken into a vending machine that she owned at the Eastern Hills Mall. Someone had broken the lock and had taken approximately fifty dollars in cash.
10/12/18: Deputies were called to a disturbance on Main Street. A neighbor called about a male and a female who were shouting at one another. An incident report was completed. Deputies responded to a custody dispute on Sheridan Drive. A male child did not wish to go to his father’s house for visitation.