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The Buffalo News
Construction equipment stolen from a city work siteworth of equipment had been stolen from a secure lock box stored over the weeke
Construction equipment stolen from a city work site
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 hours ago
worth of equipment had been stolen from a secure lock box stored over the weekend at Seneca and Oak streets. The man told Buffalo police that when they arrived at the site on Monday morning they found someone had stolen a $1,000 generator, a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
David B. Smith, managing partner of law firmbegan working together in 1993 on the appeal of a civil rights suit filed by re
David B. Smith, managing partner of law firm
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
began working together in 1993 on the appeal of a civil rights suit filed by relatives of a woman who was fatally shot by a Buffalo police officer after she called 911. Their firm, established in 1998 and known for its litigation and trial work, has... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo Police, UB studying gang violenceBUFFALO, NY - Buffalo Police are using a new strategy to fight gun violence, pa
Buffalo Police, UB studying gang violence
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 hours ago
BUFFALO, NY - Buffalo Police are using a new strategy to fight gun violence, particularly among gangs. For the past the six months, police and UB have been working together, examining gangs and putting together a study that maps hotspots of gang... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man wrongfully convicted of double murder sues Buffalo police over confessionthe Buffalo man who wrongfully confessed to a double murder in 2004, has filed
Man wrongfully convicted of double murder sues Buffalo police over confession
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
the Buffalo man who wrongfully confessed to a double murder in 2004, has filed a federal lawsuit alleging that Buffalo police detectives coerced him into signing the confession that sent him to prison for up to 25 years. He also is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Falls man identified as April homicide victimIan S. Lightfoot, 38, of Niagara Falls, has been identified as the man fatally
Niagara Falls man identified as April homicide victim
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 hours ago
Ian S. Lightfoot, 38, of Niagara Falls, has been identified as the man fatally shot in Riverside on April 20, Buffalo police said Tuesday. Police say his body was found shortly after 11 p.m. in a yard area on the 200 block of Chadduck Avenue. An... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man wrongfully convicted of double murder sues Buffalo policea price. Ortiz, the Buffalo man who wrongfully confessed to a double murder in
Man wrongfully convicted of double murder sues Buffalo police
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 hours ago
a price. Ortiz, the Buffalo man who wrongfully confessed to a double murder in 2004, has filed a federal lawsuit claiming Buffalo police detectives coerced him into signing the confession that sent him to prison for up to 25 years. He also is... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man, woman plead guilty to charges tied to prostitution businesswhen a prostitute tried to leave the apartment on her own and Finch stopped her
Man, woman plead guilty to charges tied to prostitution business
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 hours ago
when a prostitute tried to leave the apartment on her own and Finch stopped her. The confrontation led to a standoff with Buffalo police, who later recovered an AK-47 rifle used by Jones. Acting District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty Jr., who has... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Buffalo man convicted in 2014 murder faces up to life termCounty prosecutors say a jury found 27-year-old DeShawn Harris guilty on Monday
Buffalo man convicted in 2014 murder faces up to life term
Lake Placid News / Posted 17 hours ago
County prosecutors say a jury found 27-year-old DeShawn Harris guilty on Monday of killing 24-year-old Denell Baker. Buffalo police say Harris shot Baker eight times, including twice in the head. Police say Harris had been wearing an ankle... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Buffalo man convicted in 2014 murder faces up to life termCounty prosecutors say a jury found 27-year-old DeShawn Harris guilty on Monday
Buffalo man convicted in 2014 murder faces up to life term
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 20 hours ago
County prosecutors say a jury found 27-year-old DeShawn Harris guilty on Monday of killing 24-year-old Denell Baker. Buffalo police say Harris shot Baker eight times, including twice in the head. Police say Harris had been wearing an ankle... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Police searching for First Niagara Bank robbery suspectN.Y. – Police are asking for help identifying a man who is suspected of robbing
Police searching for First Niagara Bank robbery suspect
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
N.Y. – Police are asking for help identifying a man who is suspected of robbing a First Niagara Bank Monday morning. Buffalo police say a man entered the bank on Clinton Street around 9:15 a.m. and demanded money from a teller. The man then... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pizza deliverywoman robbed in Kensington-Bailey neighborhoodtwo men asked for change for a $100 bill. As she pulled money out of her pocket
Pizza deliverywoman robbed in Kensington-Bailey neighborhood
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
two men asked for change for a $100 bill. As she pulled money out of her pocket, a third man came up from behind and attacked her, according to a Buffalo police report. The robbers took the woman’s cell phone, cash and the food she was deliv... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver crashes into East Side auto parts storeup 20 feet inside Delavan Auto Parts, 505 E. Delavan, at the corner of Fillmore
Driver crashes into East Side auto parts store
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
up 20 feet inside Delavan Auto Parts, 505 E. Delavan, at the corner of Fillmore and East Delavan avenues, according to Buffalo police. The woman, who first hit a fence on Fillmore before crossing East Delavan and hitting the store, was taken... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
SUV drives completely into auto parts storeended up all the way inside the building. Power to the traffic signal at that
SUV drives completely into auto parts store
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
ended up all the way inside the building. Power to the traffic signal at that intersection was knocked out for a time. Buffalo police say a 66-year-old Depew woman was at the wheel. She initially hit a fence on Fillmore before the vehicle... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Woman and 2-old son threatened by a man with a gunthreatened by a man with gun while inside a vehicle Saturday night at Kirkpatri
Woman and 2-old son threatened by a man with a gun
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
threatened by a man with gun while inside a vehicle Saturday night at Kirkpatrick Street and Bailey Avenue. A woman told Buffalo police that the suspect was known to them. She also said her 2-year-old son had been in the rear seat of the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fight turns violent in a stabbingCenter for treatment. The suspect, Contrelle Hornsby, 23, of the Warwick addre
Fight turns violent in a stabbing
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Center for treatment. The suspect, Contrelle Hornsby, 23, of the Warwick address fled the scene before police arrived. A Buffalo police officer who gave chase was also injured and received stitches for a leg injury at Erie County Medical... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Overnight rollover crash near Delaware ParkBUFFALO, NY - We are still waiting on details from Buffalo Police on a rollover
Overnight rollover crash near Delaware Park
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
BUFFALO, NY - We are still waiting on details from Buffalo Police on a rollover crash that happened overnight. The accident occurred near Lincoln Parkway and Nottingham Terrace just after midnight Sunday, not far from Delaware Park. A 2 On Your Side... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man believed to have gun is instead found with candyBuffalo police were called to investigate a report of a man with a gun Sunday m
Man believed to have gun is instead found with candy
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Buffalo police were called to investigate a report of a man with a gun Sunday morning in a restaurant in the 3100 block of Main Street. Instead of a gun, police found the man carrying packs of candy and junk food which were hidden in his jacket... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Broken window leads to arrest in BuffaloA 54-year-old Rochester woman was arrested by Buffalo police and charged with f
Broken window leads to arrest in Buffalo
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
A 54-year-old Rochester woman was arrested by Buffalo police and charged with felony criminal contempt for violating an order of protection after she allegedly broke a window on Schiller Street and threatened a Buffalo woman who lived there. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fight over a parking spot leads to chargesa parking space on Saturday night in the 100 block of 14th Street. Tamara A. Z
Fight over a parking spot leads to charges
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
a parking space on Saturday night in the 100 block of 14th Street. Tamara A. Zitola, 20, of Briggs Avenue was charged by Buffalo police with third-degree assault and second-degree harassment. A woman told police that Zitola punched her in the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
A delivery driver is beaten and robbedAvenue was beat up and robbed of cash, food and her cell phone just after midni
A delivery driver is beaten and robbed
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Avenue was beat up and robbed of cash, food and her cell phone just after midnight on Sunday. The 20-year-old woman told Buffalo police she was delivering $60 worth of food from Franco’s Pizza in Amherst to 161 Westminster Avenue. She said there... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
‘Gun Involved Violence Elimination' event held in Buffalomembers of the community, and even gave away a few bikes to kids. This is thir
‘Gun Involved Violence Elimination' event held in Buffalo
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
members of the community, and even gave away a few bikes to kids. This is third year taking part in GIVE activities for Buffalo Police Department officers, and they say it has made positive changes in curbing violence. “They respond to police... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo police make arrest in Verplank Street shootingBUFFALO, NY - Buffalo Police say they have made an arrest in an overnight shoot
Buffalo police make arrest in Verplank Street shooting
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
BUFFALO, NY - Buffalo Police say they have made an arrest in an overnight shooting. Police tell us a 23-year-old man was shot around 3:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Verplank Street just off of East Ferry. The victim was taken to Erie County Medical... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man, 20, arrested on assault, cocaine charges in East Side shootinga shooting early Saturday on Verplanck Street that left a 23-year-old man in fa
Buffalo man, 20, arrested on assault, cocaine charges in East Side shooting
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
a shooting early Saturday on Verplanck Street that left a 23-year-old man in fair condition at Erie County Medical Center. Buffalo police responded to the call at 3:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Verplanck. Detectives say the shooting occurred during... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo take suspect into custody following East Side shootingBuffalo police say they have taken someone into custody in connection with a sh
Buffalo take suspect into custody following East Side shooting
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Buffalo police say they have taken someone into custody in connection with a shooting that took place overnight on Verplanck Street. Police made the announcement on the department’s Twitter account Saturday morning. Verplanck runs for several... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Opiate Awareness Walk, drug drop-off set for SaturdayCounty as part of the 11th annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Co
Opiate Awareness Walk, drug drop-off set for Saturday
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
County as part of the 11th annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. County Health Commissioner Gale R. Burstein, Buffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda, U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. and John P. Flickinger, resident agent in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three shootings and 33 years later, Buffalo Police Lt. Mike March calls it a careerIn a world where police shootings have come under fierce scrutiny, retiring Buf
Three shootings and 33 years later, Buffalo Police Lt. Mike March calls it a career
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
In a world where police shootings have come under fierce scrutiny, retiring Buffalo Police Lt. Mike March offers some advice for the officers he leaves behind. “Fall back on your training, rely on yourself and what you know you’re capable of and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Arrest made in Buffalo gas station shootingBUFFALO, NY – Buffalo Police say they have arrested a man wanted in connection
Arrest made in Buffalo gas station shooting
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
BUFFALO, NY – Buffalo Police say they have arrested a man wanted in connection with a shooting that happened in a gas station parking lot on the morning of April 4. Horace Miller, 23, has been charged with first-degree assault. Police say Miller... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Slow Roll for 2016 starts May 8 at Delaware Parkin Delaware Park at noon. The approximately 10-mile ride starts at 1 p.m. It’s
Slow Roll for 2016 starts May 8 at Delaware Park
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
in Delaware Park at noon. The approximately 10-mile ride starts at 1 p.m. It’s open to riders of all ages. Guided by a Buffalo Police motorcade, bicyclists will head onto the Scajaquada and then down Humboldt Parkway, along side the Kensington,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo police officer who saved toddler called godsendher. But a month ago, there was no smile when the 13-month-old’s family feared
Buffalo police officer who saved toddler called godsend
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
her. But a month ago, there was no smile when the 13-month-old’s family feared she suddenly died before being revived by Buffalo Police Officer Maurice Foster, according to the baby’s family members. “She passed. She was gone,” Pamela Cowart... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo police officer who saved tot called godsendher. But a month ago, there was no smile when the 13-month-old’s family feared
Buffalo police officer who saved tot called godsend
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
her. But a month ago, there was no smile when the 13-month-old’s family feared she suddenly died before being revived by Buffalo Police Officer Maurice Foster, according to the baby’s family members. “She passed. She was gone,” Pamela Cowart... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo police officer under investigation in road rage incidentA complaint that a Buffalo police officer allegedly smashed a man’s head repeat
Buffalo police officer under investigation in road rage incident
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
A complaint that a Buffalo police officer allegedly smashed a man’s head repeatedly against a truck window in a road rage incident is under investigation by Internal Affairs officers, according to the Buffalo Police Department. Police Commissioner... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Houston man admits supplying coke to East Side gangSafe Streets Task Force, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alc
Houston man admits supplying coke to East Side gang
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Safe Streets Task Force, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Buffalo Police, State Police and Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority Police. When Brown is sentenced Aug. 3, he faces... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
New video increases calls for more bus aidesBUFFALO, N.Y. – There is new information about the investigation into an allege
New video increases calls for more bus aides
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. – There is new information about the investigation into an alleged sexual assault on a school bus in Buffalo. Police are examining new video evidence that reportedly shows the assault. 2 On your Side took questions about this new... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Daemen student climbed over fourth-floor balcony railing before fatal fall, police sayGrill & Brewery and was hanging by his hands from the railing when he lost his
Daemen student climbed over fourth-floor balcony railing before fatal fall, police say
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Grill & Brewery and was hanging by his hands from the railing when he lost his grip and plunged to his death two weeks ago, Buffalo police said. Although his reasons for climbing over the railing are not known, police said Krickovich might have... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Man wanted for questioning after shooting in North Buffalorelated to a shooting that occurred earlier this month. Officials say 23-year-
Man wanted for questioning after shooting in North Buffalo
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
related to a shooting that occurred earlier this month. Officials say 23-year-old Horace Milled is wanted by the Buffalo Police Homicide Squad for questioning in relation to a shooting that happened on Delaware Avenue at the corner of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Three shootings and 33 years later, Buffalo Police Lt. Mike March calls it a careerIn a world where police shootings have come under fierce scrutiny, retiring Buf
Three shootings and 33 years later, Buffalo Police Lt. Mike March calls it a career
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
In a world where police shootings have come under fierce scrutiny, retiring Buffalo Police Lt. Mike March offers some advice for the officers he leaves behind. “Fall back on your training, rely on yourself and what you know you’re capable of and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Further investigation finds boy really was assaulted on school busknow my son wasn’t a liar,” the mother said, “but everyone made it seem like my
Further investigation finds boy really was assaulted on school bus
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
know my son wasn’t a liar,” the mother said, “but everyone made it seem like my son was a liar.” The mother credits a Buffalo police detective who continued the investigation and searched through the video footage. The detective called the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Rapist who preyed on prostitutes, drug addicts gets 15 to life in prisonshe was raped) alive, but I did. I’m here today.” Acting District Attorney Mic
Rapist who preyed on prostitutes, drug addicts gets 15 to life in prison
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
she was raped) alive, but I did. I’m here today.” Acting District Attorney Michael J. Flaherty Jr. credited the work of Buffalo Police detectives Jacqueline S. Sullivan and Natalie Perez, who believed in the victims and who helped build the case... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Man walks into ECMC after being shotBUFFALO, N.Y. – One man is in stable condition after he walked into the hospita
Man walks into ECMC after being shot
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. – One man is in stable condition after he walked into the hospital with a gunshot wound Monday afternoon. Buffalo Police say a 39-year-old man walked into ECMC around 12:45 p.m. It appears the man was shot in the 300 block of Moselle... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo man dies in motorcycle crashif the driver of the other vehicle involved was hurt. Accident investigators a
Buffalo man dies in motorcycle crash
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
if the driver of the other vehicle involved was hurt. Accident investigators are asking witnesses of the incident to call Buffalo police at 851-4537. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Buffalo man, 40, dies in motorcycle crashBUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a 40-year-old man is dead after his motorc
Buffalo man, 40, dies in motorcycle crash
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a 40-year-old man is dead after his motorcycle collided with a car at an intersection in Buffalo. Police say the crash happened Sunday night at East Delavan and Fillmore avenues. The motorcyclist was taken to a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man dies in motorcycle crashwas taken to Erie County Medical Center where he died. Accident investigators
Buffalo man dies in motorcycle crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
was taken to Erie County Medical Center where he died. Accident investigators are asking witnesses of the crash to call Buffalo police at 851-4537. Meanwhile, North Tonawanda Police were investigating a separate accident that involved a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police investigate two motorcycle accidents; details unavailableaccidents Sunday afternoon and evening that apparently resulted in serious inju
Police investigate two motorcycle accidents; details unavailable
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
accidents Sunday afternoon and evening that apparently resulted in serious injuries, but details were not made available. Buffalo Police were following up on a crash Sunday evening at Fillmore and East Delavan avenues. Investigators said injuries... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
One person seriously hurt in motorcycle crashBUFFALO, NY -- Buffalo Police are investigating a crash that shut down a busy i
One person seriously hurt in motorcycle crash
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
BUFFALO, NY -- Buffalo Police are investigating a crash that shut down a busy intersection Sunday night. Police say a motorcycle and a car collided at the intersection of Fillmore Ave. and East Delavan Ave. just before 9 p.m. Officers shut that... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Victims uncooperative in shooting at basketball courtemergency room and discharged. The shooting happened shortly before 8 p.m. in
Victims uncooperative in shooting at basketball court
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
emergency room and discharged. The shooting happened shortly before 8 p.m. in the 300 block of Massachusetts Avenue. A Buffalo police report said the suspect fired multiple shots at the crowd. Police are investigating, but they said the victims... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Man in Critical Condition After He Was Found Shot in Parking Lot on Chippewa StreetBUFFALO, N.Y. - A man who was found shot in a downtown parking lot early Sunday
Man in Critical Condition After He Was Found Shot in Parking Lot on Chippewa Street
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
BUFFALO, N.Y. - A man who was found shot in a downtown parking lot early Sunday morning is in critical condition. Buffalo Police the 31-year-old man was found shot outside of his vehicle in a parking lot at the corner of Chippewa and Pearl... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo teenager stabbed at Potomac and HerkimerA 17-year-old Buffalo boy was stabbed about 4:40 p.m. Saturday at Potomac Avenu
Buffalo teenager stabbed at Potomac and Herkimer
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
A 17-year-old Buffalo boy was stabbed about 4:40 p.m. Saturday at Potomac Avenue and Herkimer Street, Buffalo police said. The victim was being treated for injuries considered not life-threatening in Erie County Medical Center, police said. Further... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man ejected from Allentown bar faces drug, disorderly conduct chargeswho was arrested after being ejected from an Allen Street bar early Saturday is
Man ejected from Allentown bar faces drug, disorderly conduct charges
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
who was arrested after being ejected from an Allen Street bar early Saturday is facing drug and disorderly conduct charges, Buffalo police said. Dustin Dahlke, no age or address listed, is charged with possession of a drug and possession of a drug... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Police respond to rollover crash in South Buffalorollover crash early Saturday morning. It happened on Babcock Street near Clin
Police respond to rollover crash in South Buffalo
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 days ago
rollover crash early Saturday morning. It happened on Babcock Street near Clinton in South Buffalo. It appears a car flipped over and hit a utility pole. It's unclear if anyone was hurt. We have reached out to Buffalo Police for more informa... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo man discovers he sold sneakers for phony dollarsA man told Buffalo police he got duped with fake bills when he tried to sell sn
Buffalo man discovers he sold sneakers for phony dollars
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
A man told Buffalo police he got duped with fake bills when he tried to sell sneakers in a transaction set up on the internet. The 21-year-old man said he agreed to meet a person he met via a sneaker sales website on Wednesday afternoon on Northland... Read more
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