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2014 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
Yolanda Singletary1-1-14Genesee St & Michigan Ave.shotunder investigation
Dustin Ortiz1-5-14Newfield Streetshotunder investigation
Damario McCain1-27-14Reed Streetshotunder investigation
Damone Wiggins2-21-14East Delavanshotunder investigation
*Malik Evans2-22-14Guilford Streetshotcleared
Barrie Woods2-23-14Dewey Avenenueshotunder investigation
Brian Dombek3-4-14Sirret Streetblunt force traumacleared
Jeremy Thompson3-26-14Pleasant Placeshotunder investigation
Robert C. Bennett3-29-14C Streetshotcleared
Antoine Holt4-18-14Metcalfe & Lyman Streetshotunder investigation
Jason Ramirez5-2-14Schmarbeck Streetshotunder investigation
Ameer Al-Shamrmari5-3-14Amherst St. & Churchillstrangulationcleared
**Andre Edwards5-5-14Wood Avenueshotunder investigation
Joshua Beason5-6-14Hertel Avenueshotunder investigation
George Waddell5-9-14Brewster Streetstabbedcleared
Jacob Noe5-14-14Lovering Avenuestabbedcleared
Arthur Parsons5-28-14Mohr Avenueshotunder investigation
James Soler6-18-14Cazenovia St.blunt force traumacleared
Deshawn White6-20-14St.Joseph Streetshotunder investigation
Victor Hernandez6-22-14Pershing Avenueshotunder investigation
Benjamin Sweetwine6-22-14Sumner Placeshotunder investigation
Vernon Reeves7-5-14Concord Streetstabbedcleared
Ivanilson Mendes7-6-14Wasmuth Avenueshotcleared
James McDaniel7-13-14Bailey Avenueblunt force traumaunder investigation
Jonathan Smith7-13-14Arkansas Streetshotunder investigation
Shamel Parker7-18-14Sycamore & Jefferson Ave.shotunder investigation
Tyneisha Pettiford7-18-14Sycamore & Jefferson Ave.shotunder investigation
***William Sager Jr.7-31-14Main St. & Winspear Ave.blunt force traumacleared
Manuel Mateo8-7-14Herkimer Streetshotcleared
Ray Patterson III8-12-14Roosevelt Streetshotcleared
Ronnie Scott8-12-14Shirley Avenueshotunder investigation
Dawud Lawson8-17-14Box Avenueshotunder investigation
Deverin White8-23-14Doat & May Streetshotcleared
Benjamin Gerald8-23-14Doat & May Streetshotcleared
Myron Maclin9-4-14Main & Allen Streetstabbingcleared
Kylil Young9-9-14Koons Avenueshotunder investigation
Gary Hooser9-21-14Butler Avenueshotunder investigation
David Laguerre9-21-14Butler Avenueshotunder investigation
Jerald Goldsmith10-1-14Masten Ave & Edna Place?under investigation
Shaquille Huffman10-2-14Langmeyer Avenuestrangulationunder investigation
Paris Lewis10-3-14Deerfield Avenueshotunder investigation
Kevin Hogue10-8-14Hertel Avenueshotunder investigation
Shmerea Nailor10-9-14Ontario St & Riverside Ave.shotunder investigation
David Skippper, Jr.10-14-14Erb Streetshotunder investigation
Natalie Thompson10-21-14College Streetshotcleared
John T. Wesley10-29-14East Ferry St.& Wendeshotunder investigation
Rafael Martinez11-12-14Arnold Streetblunt force traumacleared
Naim Holt11-22-14Langfield Avenueshotunder investigation
Dominque Harris11-22-14Langfield Avenueshotunder investigation
Cesar L. Ramirez-Davila11-23-14Hudson Streetshotunder investigation
Christopher Pratt12-1-14Rother Avenueshotcleared
Gary Patrick Noziere12-4-14Fay Streetshotunder investigation
Yolonzol Green, Jr.12-6-14Burnie Laneshotunder investigation
Terrell Taylor12-14-14Brinkman Ave.& Rohe St.shotunder investigation
Darren Rice12-16-14Jewitt Avenueshotunder investigation
Tracy Avery12-16-14Genesee St. & Rogersshotunder investigation
Lewis Browning12-17-14Titus Avenuestabbingunder investigation
Jamilah Furquan12-19-14Grant Streetshotunder investigation
Willie Barksdale12-21-14William Street & Spring St.shotunder investigation
Kendra Nicole Hill12-22-14Manhattan Avenueshotunder investigation
Matthew Tucker12-24-14Klaus Streetshotunder investigation
Denell A. Baker12-28-14Peach Streetshotcleared

*The incident occurred on July 9th of 2011.  Malik Evans passed away on February 22, 2014.

**The incident occurred on March 30th, 2012.  Andre Edwards passed away  on May 5th, 2014

***William Sager Jr. suffered injuries on May 11th, 2014. He passed away on July 31st, 2014.