23 July 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


On July 20, 2020, SP Grand Island Troopers arrested Tyshawn A. Silas, 43, of Buffalo, NY for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana 2nd degree.  

Silas was operating a 2020 Ford on Military Road in the town of Tonawanda, NY when he was stopped for not wearing his seat belt. Further investigation revealed Silas was in possession of metal knuckles and a small amount of marihuana. Silas was transported to SP Clarence for processing and issued appearance tickets.  

Silas also had active warrants for Petit Larceny and Harassment 2nd degree in the town of Cheektowaga. He was turned over to the Cheektowaga Police for arraignment.



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