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Three Charged After Incident at Former Hotel
Grand Island, N.Y.
Erie County Sheriff John Garcia reports the arrest of three
suspects after an investigation into an incident at the former Radisson Hotel site on
Whitehaven Rd. in Grand Island.
On the afternoon of February 4th, a complainant advised the Sheriff’s Office that there
were suspicious vehicles on the property. Upon arrival, a witness notified patrol that a
table had been thrown down a flight of stairs. The witness also stated that a minivan
parked in the area had been damaged. Deputies observed damaged items on the
property, including damage to the table and minivan consistent with what the witness
had described. Through investigation, deputies were able to learn the identities of those
involved. As a result, the following individuals have been charged with 3rd degree
Criminal Trespass and 3rd degree Criminal Mischief:
Jace Mitchell, 20, of Niagara Falls; Faith Schriber, 21, of Tonawanda (City); Jeremiah Zuch, 20, of North Tonawanda.
On February 9th, the three suspects turned themselves in at the Grand Island substation.
They were released with appearance tickets and will appear in Grand Island Town Court
on February 28th.
Apply Online to Erie County Sheriff's Office - January 2024
- Erie County Sheriff John C. Garcia announces
individuals interested in employment with the sheriff’s office can now apply
online. The application can be found by clicking “Apply Now” at
www4.erie.gov/sheriff/join. The link also includes information on civil
service exams and minimum requirements for certain positions. Prospective applicants with questions can email ECSOJobs@erie.gov.