Chautauqua County Sheriff K-9 Rescues Missing Hiker Overnight

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ARKWRIGHT – A Chautauqua County Sheriff K-9 is credited with locating a missing hiker overnight.

Deputies report Sheriff’s Office K-9 Link was deployed to search for the missing 36-year-old City of Buffalo man in the area of Burnham Road in the Town of Arkwright at 1 a.m. Sunday.

At about 3 a.m. K-9 Link located the man about a mile into a wooded area near Arkwright Falls.

Deputies were able to navigate with the man out of the woods to Park Road, where he was evaluated and returned to his camp safely.


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