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NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. â€” Who took the leg lamp belonging to Ralphie's "Old Man" from a New York store's annual tribute to "A Christmas Story"?
The owner of the Yankee Spirits liquor store in North Tonawanda says his annual window display honoring the holiday classic includes memorabilia from the 1983 film, including several versions of the now-iconic leg lamp.
The store's surveillance video shows a man in a gray hoodie and sunglasses walking into the store and glancing around before he grabs a large leg lamp and leaves.
The Saline County Sheriffâ€™s Office has arrested two people in connection with several BB gun incidents reported last weekend.
Brent Reeves,18, of Alexander and a juvenile have been charged with several counts of criminal mischief and aggravated assault for allegedly shooting residentsâ€™ property, said Lt. Scott Courtney, Saline County Sheriffâ€™s Office spokesperson.
If residents have more information about these incidents or have property that was damaged by a BB gun, they are encouraged to call their local police department, he said.
LITTLE ROCK â€” Travelers will come across 28 miles of lane closures on major Arkansas roads during the upcoming holiday season.
The state Highway and Transportation Department said Friday the longest restriction will be along eight miles of Interstate 530 from Little Rock to near the Sheridan exit.
Interstate 40 will have lane restrictions in both directions for five miles near West Memphis, for five miles in eastbound lanes near Brinkley, and four miles in both directions near Russellville.