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Mayor Byron W. Brown
Commissioner Daniel Derenda

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2017 Homicides

The City of Buffalo has had the following deaths ruled as homicides. Any information from the public in regards to these cases can be directed to the Buffalo Police Homicide Squad at 716.851-4466 or the Police Department's confidential TIPCALL hotline 716.847-2255. The cases are considered active, unless indicated otherwise.

NameDateLocation of IncidentMethodStatus
Xavier Wimes1/1/17Byrd Wayshotunder investigation
Alvin McDowell1/1/17McNeely Wayshotunder investigation
Shanna Mason1/1/17Gold Streetshotcleared
Quantrell Carson1/4/17Humboldt & Northlandshotunder investigation
Paul Byrd1/9/17Cornwall Avenueshotunder investigation
Jerald Bailey1/10/17Hamlin Roadshotunder investigation
Willie Ward1/18/17Keystone Avenueshotunder investigation
Lewis Brewer1/25/17French Streetshotunder investigation
Mario Hayes2/3/17St.Louis Avenueshotunder investigation