Crime

Dayquain Trent indicted on attempted murder charges. November 19, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 19, 2019 - 4:55 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – A Buffalo man is accused of trying to murder a witness who testified in a separate murder trial a month ago. A grand jury returned an indictment against Dayquain Trent, who was charged with attempted murder, assault, and witness tampering after he allegedly shot a witness...
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Allan Harris
November 10, 2019 - 6:56 am
(WBEN/AP) A former Rochester man who told police in 1982 that he came home from work to find his wife dead with an ax buried in her head has been charged with murder. An indictment was unsealed Friday against James Krauseneck in the Feb. 19, 1982 killing of 29-year-old Cathleen Krauseneck in their...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
November 08, 2019 - 12:44 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Buffalo teenager was accused of the murder of a youth football coach at Emerson Park and faces life behind bars if convicted of the crime. A grand jury indicted Jason Washington of the murder of 36-year-old Norzell Aldridge after a youth football game on August 31...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Just hours after a quiet election day in the City of Buffalo, agents from the FBI arrived at Buffalo's City Hall to carry out a search warrant. A spokesperson for the FBI confirmed to WBEN that the FBI, along with partners from HUD and the IRS are conducting court authorized...
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Mike Baggerman
October 31, 2019 - 5:13 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – A series of possible targeted crimes against people from the local Muslim community has resulted in the arrest of three people. Erie County District Attorney John Flynn and Buffalo Police Captain Jeff Rinaldo on Thursday announced the arrest and indictment of Anthony Cole and...
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October 30, 2019 - 1:13 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police arrested a man after an armed robbery at a Tim Horton's on Bailey Avenue. Police said they arrested Matthew Dillon, 22, and charged him with robbery, menacing, harassment, and criminal possession of a weapon. They said he entered the restaurant at 10 p.m...
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Jessica Cameron sits with family members as Jonathon White is convicted of attempted murder and assault. October 25, 2019 (Pool Photo)
Mike Baggerman
October 25, 2019 - 5:06 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A jury found the ex-boyfriend of Jessica Cameron guilty of her attempted murder outside of a Tim Horton's in the City of Tonawanda. Jonathon White faces up to 25 years in prison for the brutal attack against his former girlfriend with whom he had four children. White, 29,...
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Mike Baggerman
October 24, 2019 - 10:57 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Attorneys have rested their case in the attempted murder trial of a North Tonawanda man who set his ex-girlfriend on fire outside of a Tim Horton's last December. Jessica Cameron, the victim of an alleged attempted murder by her ex-boyfriend, Jonathon White, described the...
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(WBEN) - Thursday will bring day three in the trial of Jonathon White, the man accused of setting his ex-girlfriend, Jessica Cameron, on fire outside a Tim Hortons in the City of Tonawanda last December. White's Attorney, Joe Terranova, commented after yesterday's testimony that he expects both...
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Yuriy Bruks appears in Erie County Court, where he was arraigned on murder charges from August 4. October 15, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 15, 2019 - 10:21 am
CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WBEN) - The man accused of killing his wife and fleeing to Mexico was arraigned on second degree murder charges on Tuesday morning. Yuriy Bruks, 35, allegedly bludgeoned his wife, Tetiana, at their home on Raymond Avenue in Cheektowaga on August 4. Law enforcement said Bruks...
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