Sheriff Timothy B Howard reports that his narcotics unit, working with US Postal Inspectors and with the assistance of East Aurora Police Detective Daminski executed a search warrant and arrested Peter J. Kohler, 22 years old, at his Eaton Street address in the Village of Springville. Mr. Kohler was arrested after five (5) pounds of marijuana were delivered to his residence. Several weapons were also recovered and are being examined further to determine if they are stolen, which may result in additional charges. Kohler was charged with a D felony (possession of marijuana), a D felony (possession of an assault weapon) and an A misdemeanor (possession of a weapon). Kohler was taken to the Erie County Holding Center to await arraignment in Springville Village Court.
For further information contact ECSO Senior Detective Alan Rozansky at 867-6161