Pito Rivera

Mike Baggerman
December 04, 2018 - 1:07 am
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Yesterday, District Attorney John Flynn announced there will be no charges filed against the officer who fatally shot Pito Rivera in September. Erie County DA John Flynn announces no charges in the summer death of Pito Rivera. Rivera had a gun and turned towards...
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
Mike Baggerman
December 03, 2018 - 12:37 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County District Attorney John Flynn announced there will be no charges pressed against the Buffalo Police officer involved in the September shooting death of Rafael "Pito" Rivera on Plymouth Avenue in Buffalo. The shooting , which happened on September 12, was considered...
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WBEN Photo: Memorial at the scene of the shooting
Tom Puckett
November 26, 2018 - 7:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The family of Pito Rivera, shot dead by Buffalo Police in September, has filed a notice of claim against the department and the city. Rivera was fatally wounded September 12th as he was running down Plymouth Avenue. "We see him being shot and killed, and we do not see any firearm...
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