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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

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

Two-vehicle crash in Tonawanda sends one to the hospital

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - City of Tonawanda Police say a Friday afternoon two-vehicle crash sent one driver to the hospital. The crash occurred at the intersection of Young Street and Cranbrook Road around 1:30 p.m. Friday. According to police reports, an 84-year-old Tonawanda woman was driving nor


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 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

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

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

One person dead following house fire in Town of Tonawanda

TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WKBW) - One person is dead following a house fire in the Town of Tonawanda.The fire started just before 11 p.m. Thursday at a home located on Sunset Terrance.Brighton Volunteer Firefighters were inside the home for about one minute before having to evacuate as the building f


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

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


8-year-old boy killed in fire at home in Town of Tonawanda

TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A home on Sunset Terrace, in the Town of Tonawanda, was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived at the scene Thursday night. An eight-year-old child died in the fire. Fire officials say a police officer and a firefighter both sustained minor injuries. According


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

Neighbors take legal action over smell of 'human flesh burning' at Tonawanda crematory

Bill Pilkington has been disgusted for years by the odors he says come from the crematory behind his Town of Tonawanda home, but he was horrified when he went to the wake of an old fishing buddy, and realized that he could have smelled his friend being cremated two days before that. "That might have


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

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

Neighbors report funnel cloud in West Seneca

West Seneca, N.Y. (WKBW) - Around 2 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, neighbors on Greenmeadow Drive in West Seneca reported seeing a funnel cloud touch down, which in turn, caused severe damage to one unit of the Park Meadow Condominiums. Parts of the roof, columns of porches, shutters, tree limbs, a sa

WKBW-TV - 2018-10-20 23:24:30

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

Tonawanda house fire may have been fatal

When asked if anyone died in the fire, Town of Tonawanda Police Capt. Nicholas Bado said, "That's what it sounds like."


One dead in Tonawanda fire

Town of Tonawanda Police now say one person is dead after large house fire Thursday night on Sunset Terrace. TONAWANDA, NY - Town of Tonawanda Police now say one person is dead after large house fire Thursday night on Sunset Terrace. The fire started just before 11:00 P.M. and collapsed part of th