murder

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Richard Root
November 20, 2017 - 1:34 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Erie County District Attorney John Flynn says 17-year-old Alexandria Heath and 19-year-old Romaine Jirdon, both of Buffalo, were arraigned in Buffalo City Court Sunday on a charge of Murder in the Second Degree in the death of Alexandria’s father, 58-year-old Thomas Heath of...
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Richard Root
October 18, 2017 - 3:28 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A Buffalo woman was found guilty of second degree manslaughter and third degree assault in the stabbing death of her boyfriend. Prosecutors say 43-year-old Veronica Reynolds fatally stabbed her boyfriend, 59-year-old Brian Smith, on Mohr Street in July of 2016. Reynolds faces...
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Tom Puckett
September 06, 2017 - 5:08 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo woman pleads guilty to a cold case murder from the 1980s. 51-year-old Saundra Adams of Buffalo has pleaded guilty to Manslaughter in the First Degree just a day into jury selection in her murder trial. On June 23, 1983, Adams and an unknown accomplice broke into a home...
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Richard Root
August 31, 2017 - 6:17 am
Brockport, NY (WBEN) - New details are emerging in the case of a random, fatal shooting in Brockport. The suspect, 31 year old Holly M. Colino, apparently posted bizarre, self-narrated videos to YouTube in the weeks before the shooting. Colino is charged with second degree murder and criminal...
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Richard Root
August 10, 2017 - 3:50 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - Niagara Falls Police have apprehended a man from Youngstown, Ohio who is accused of killing his girlfriend, putting her body in the trunk of his car, and driving across states to Niagara Falls. Police say 37-year-old JeShawn Elliot's brother tipped them off and they found...
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Tom Puckett
June 07, 2017 - 4:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Rochester man pleads not guilty to killing his mother's ex-husband at a basketball tournament in West Seneca. 39- year-old Andre Lewis of Rochester has been arraigned by State Supreme Court Justice Russell P. Buscaglia on an indictment charging him with Murder in the Second...
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May 15, 2017 - 9:50 am
Authorities say a 50-year-old man has been charged with murder after his wife's body was found inside the couple's apartment in Olean Olean Police say officers were called to the Olean House building around 6:40 a.m. Saturday for a report of a possible killing inside the apartment of Edward J...
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April 18, 2017 - 10:42 am
A third suspect has been arrested in the murder of Jose Hewitt last Wednesday on Pine Avenue in Niagara Falls. Devante Beasley, 18, (pictured above) has been charged with second degree Murder, first degree Robbery and Burglary for his part in Hewitt's death. Earlier this week police also arrested...
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April 17, 2017 - 5:35 am
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) -- Authorities in several states were on the lookout Monday for a behavioral health case manager who posted gruesome Facebook video of himself randomly shooting a Cleveland retiree who was collecting discarded cans. Cleveland police allege 37-year-old Steve Stephens fatally shot...
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Tom Puckett
April 14, 2017 - 4:33 pm
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) Niagara Falls Police say they've got a handle on a third suspect in connection with a robbery that resulted in the death of a man. "We know who it is. We're just not releasing information about him at this time," says Chief of Detectives Kelly Rizzo, who says this is a...
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