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Buffalo Police discover dead body Sunday afternoon

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Buffalo Police say they discovered a male dead body this afternoon at 1 p.m. in the first block of Willert Park Court.An autopsy will be performed by the Erie County medical examiners to determine the cause of death.News 4 will update this story when more information becomes a

WIVB - 2018-10-21 18:27:46

Police identify body found in Jefferson Avenue-Broadway area

Police have identified the body found Sunday afternoon as David Dickens-Anderson, a 33-year-old Buffalo man who had been missing since the end of September. His body was found in a field near Willett Park Court early Sunday afternoon, according to Capt. Jeff Rinaldo. He said an autopsy will be condu

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-21 18:45:39

Family matters as Grand Island wins wild one in double overtime

In a wild one in which Grand Island failed to protect a pair of 12-point leads, Cam Sionko’s fourth touchdown of the night proved to be the game winner as Grand Island defeated South Park, 38-32, in double overtime at Gene Masters Field. Sionko’s 7-yard pass to a waiting Justin Gorrell in the end zo


Dead body found on Willett Park Court

Police say a body of a deceased male was found in the first block of Willett Park Court in the city.BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Police responded to a call of a dead body Sunday afternoon.Police say a body of a deceased male was found at 1 p.m. Sunday in the first block of Willett Park Court in the city.

WGRZ TV - 2018-10-21 18:32:47

Deceased body discovered in Buffalo's Willert Park neighborhood

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) - UPDATE: 7 Eyewitness News spoke to family members at the scene where the body was discovered. The family tells 7 Eyewitness News the body discovered is David Dickens-Anderson, a 33-year-old father of three that has been missing since Sept. 29. The family also says they have no i

WKBW-TV - 2018-10-21 19:16:02

Family reacts to body found in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Police responded to a call of a dead body Sunday afternoon. 2 On Your Side has confirmed through Captain Jeff Rinaldo with the Buffalo Police Department that they believe the body found is David Dickens-Anderson. Dickens-Anderson was a father of three kids and had been missin

WGRZ TV - 2018-10-21 21:32:00

Joe B: 7 observations from Buffalo Bills - Indianapolis Colts (10/21/18)

For the second week in a row, the Buffalo Bills suffered a loss on the road. However, if you're to compare the Week Six loss to the Houston Texans, and the 37-5 drubbing by the Indianapolis Colts in Week Seven, the glaring difference is that this weekend's version of the team just wasn't competitive

WKBW-TV - 2018-10-22 01:33:38

Police dispatched to report of man struck by car

Buffalo — Buffalo police were dispatched to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Delaware Avenue near Chippewa Street early Sunday. Channel 2 was on the scene as emergency crews tended to a male victim found laying in the street around 4:00 AM. He was transported to the hospital by ambula

WGRZ TV - 2018-10-21 14:05:53

Late-night dispute leaves one man stabbed, teen-ager shot in Niagara Falls

A dispute Friday at a residence on Falls Street in Niagara Falls resulted in a teenager being shot in the leg and the apparent gunman being stabbed, police said. Both victims were taken to the Erie County Medical Center for treatment following the 11:15 p.m. incident. Police had no information on th

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-20 20:07:16

Million dollar lottery ticket sold in Niagara County

NIAGARA COUNTY, NY (WIVB) - There were no winning tickets in Friday night's billion-dollar Mega Millions drawing. However, a million-dollar ticket was sold in Western New York. The New York Lottery reports the ticket was sold at the Tops Markets on Military Road in the Town of Niagara. The million-

WIVB - 2018-10-20 22:21:18

Two facing drug charges following Grand Island traffic stop

According to sheriff's reports, the passenger displayed a digital scale with white powder residue on it and explained that it was "cut". Deputies also discovered a packet of heroin, a packet of hashish, and two packages of cocaine in the vehicle.


7 things to do in Western New York this weekend: October 19th - October 21st

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - The Super Bowl for people with a sweet tooth is less than two weeks away. But that doesn't mean you can get a head start on some of the festivities starting this weekend. The Haunted Hayride at Becker Farms Here's a hayride for brave souls. You'll have multiple opportunitie


National Weather Service confirms EF-0 tornado in West Seneca

WEST SENECA, N.Y. - - The National Weather Service has confirmed a brief EF-0 tornado in West Seneca Saturday afternoon. At 75 yards wide, the tornado traveled about 0.16 miles causing local tree and building damage. Estimated winds were about 65-75 mph. News 4 was on scene at a townhome complex on

WIVB - 2018-10-20 23:30:22

Buffalo man charged with sexual abuse and gun possession

A woman's account of an assault in the 400 block of Kensington Avenue led to the arrest Thursday of a Buffalo man. Corey Rivers, of Bakos Boulevard, is accused of displaying a gun while sexually assaulting the woman inside a car. Buffalo Police says Rivers, 26, also chased the woman once she fled fr

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-20 13:48:18

Niagara Falls family feels left in the dark after unsolved hit-and-run

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WKBW) - 6 months ago a man was hit crossing Pine Avenue in Niagara Falls. Alvin King died 5 months later - September 22 - from his injuries. "I can't imagine my brother crossing the street, and these lights coming at his and he - the last emotion he had was fear," said his olde


Brooklyn man who sold cocaine in Lovejoy neighborhood sentenced to 3 years' probation

A Brooklyn man who conspired to sell cocaine with others in Buffalo was sentenced Friday to three years probation in U.S. District Court, according to federal prosecutors. The U.S. Attorney's Office said that between May 2017 and Oct. 18, 2017, Gilbert Guzman, 42, conspired with four others to distr

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-20 12:46:34

Man sentenced to 63 months for selling crack cocaine

A Buffalo man who was convicted of possession with intent to distribute and distribution of 28 grams or more of crack cocaine has been sentenced to 63 months in prison by Chief U.S. District Judge Frank P. Geraci Jr., the U.S. Attorney's Office said Friday. Between June 9 and July 27, 2017, accordin

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-20 12:49:08

Pine Avenue murder case defendant jailed

LOCKPORT — A Falls teen, convicted for her role in a murder case, is back in jail and may stay there while she awaits sentencing after she was charged in a shoplifting incident on Sunday night.Niagara County Court Judge Matthew J. Murphy III ordered Stephanie Raymond to be taken into custody after p

NIAGARA GAZETTE - 2018-10-20 07:23:00

BLOTTER: Police reports for Oct. 19

• ARREST: A Falls man was arrested after he reportedly attacked a woman in the 1900 block of Niagara Street at 3:10 a.m. Wednesday. Alphonso Allen Moody, 47, 1967 Niagara St., Apt. 214, was charged with second-degree assault. A 53-year-old woman told officers that Moody became angry when she refused

NIAGARA GAZETTE - 2018-10-20 07:26:00

Second forum held for possible $25 million capital project in Grand Island Central School District

New roofs, air conditioning in schools, and updates to the high school/middle school music wing.