Tonawanda News — City of Tonawanda
DRUGS: Edward F. Farley IV, 24, of Main Street, was charged at 6:59 p.m. Thursday with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, resisting arrest, obstructing governmental administration, possession of a hypodermic instrument and petit larceny. Police said they were called to the Dollar General store on Niagara Street for a shoplifting complaint. They allegedly found Farley in possession of prescription narcotics and a needle. He was held for court.
DRUGS: Dennis A. Lawlor II, 26, of Oelkers Street, North Tonawanda, was charged at 9:59 p.m. Friday with seventh-degree possession of a controlled substance. Police were called to Burger King on Delaware Street for a report of an intoxicated female and a male companion who refused to leave the women's bathroom. When police arrived, they allegedly found Lawlor inside the stall. Officers said they found illegal narcotics on Lawlor after he initially refused to come out of the bathroom. He was held for court.
DWI: Anthony J. Dinieri Jr., 54, of Baxter Street, Buffalo, was charged at 2:26 a.m. Saturday with DWI and an illegal turn signal after being pulled over at Hinds and Morgan streets. Dinieri refused a breath test and was held for court.
DWI: Michael A. Czajka, 34, of Raymond Avenue, Cheektowaga, was charged at 3:42 a.m. Saturday with aggravated DWI and moving from a lane unsafely after a traffic stop on Ellicott Creek Road. Police said a caller reported a vehicle matching Czajka's was driving erratically in the area. His blood alcohol content was measured at 0.19 percent after a breath test. He was held for court.
DWI: Abrahiem K. Ashford, 26, of Shultz Street, Niagara Falls, was charged at 4:55 a.m. Saturday with DWI, second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle, passing a red light and driving left of pavement markings after being pulled over at Main and Niagara streets. Ashford refused a breath test and was held for court.