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2nd Arrest Made in Taxi Cab Homicide

Buffalo police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the March 6th fatal shooting of a cab driver.

Mayor Byron Brown and Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda announced late Thursday morning that 16 year old Sean Austin of Buffalo has also been charged with the death of cab driver Mazen  Abdallah.

Previously homicide detectives had charged 17 year old Maurice R. Howie for the incident that occurred in the 700 block of Norfolk Avenue in the early morning hours of March 6th. 

Sean Austin