MAN OBSERVED CONCEALING SOMETHING BEFORE ENTERING RATH BUILDING
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports Deputies assigned to the Rath Patrol arrested an individual after they observed Vincent Sorrentino trying to conceal items before entering the Rath Building.
On Friday, June 23, around 1 P.M., Deputies Keem observed Sorrentino, 31 of Buffalo, conceal some items. When he tried to enter through the building’s security point, Deputy Keem and Braun requested the subject to remove his footwear, and a crack pipe with white residue fell out of the shoe and broke on the floor. Sorrentino was taken into custody, and a search discovered a quantity crack in one of the shoes.
While being processed, the Deputies discovered the defendant has outstanding warrants from the Town of Orchard Park and the Village of Hamburg. Sorrentino remains at the ErieCounty Holding Center on $2,500.00 bail.