Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — City of Lockport
ASSAULT: Bradd A. Scharping, 36, 268 Church St., was charged Friday with third-degree assault. Scharping is due Monday in Lockport City Court.
Town of Lockport
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: Bailey J. Russell, 21, was charged with second degree criminal mischief and third degree auto stripping around 10:30 a.m. Thursday, the New York State Police said.
LARCENY: A Ruhlman Road man reported that a Samsung Galaxy tablet and a necklace were missing from his apartment around 9:20 p.m. Wednesday, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office said. The man said that he keeps his apartment locked, but that friends had been in-and-out of his apartment over the last few days. He said he's not sure who could have taken the missing items, the Sheriff's Office said.
LARCENY: An employee of Dollar General on South Transit Road reported two shoplifters around 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, the Niagara County Sheriff's Office said. According to the employee, a white female and black male walked around the store for half an hour without purchasing anything. The employee reported the male using a can of WD-40 on his bike, and reported a missing can from the store's inventory. The packaging from a pair of earbuds was also found where the female was standing outside of the store. The employee contacted store management to get a copy of the video surveillance tape to the Sheriff's Office. The case was forwarded to the Criminal Investigation Bureau.