Man Arrested After Assaulting Three Following Bills Game

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Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) - The Erie County Sheriff's office says that the department helicopter assisted in finding a 35 year old man accused ofn assaulting three other people in a New Era Field parking lot after Sunday's Bills game.

The Sheriff's Department says that 35-year-old Kervin Lopez, of Florida, was arrested and charged with misdemeanor counts of 3rd-degree assault and attempted assault, 3rd-degree.

Sheriff’s Deputies responded to parking Lot 4 on the Stadium grounds for individuals who needed medical attention following an attack at around 5:00PM. Victims described the offender, his apparel, and how the individual punched the hood of a vehicle then multiple people, causing one of the victims to lose consciousness. The subject then fled the scene through private lots, and Deputies were dispatched to locate the individual.

Two victims were evaluated and treated by EMS at the scene, and the third victim, who lost consciousness, was transported to Erie County Medical Center for treatment and later released.