Buffalo Man Facing Homicide Charge in Fatal Sunday Shooting
A shooting on Sunday morning in South Buffalo has left a man dead and another man in police custody.
A Buffalo man, Michael Rattle, has been charged with homicide in the fatal shooting that happened on January 10, 2021, according to WGRZ. The victim, Daniel Wolfe, was deceased when police arrived on the scene. He was found inside an apartment on Geary Street, which is not far from Cazenovia Park in South Buffalo. The shooting occurred around 4 am. Rattle is was arrested and faces a charge of homicide in the second degree.
The Buffalo Police Department tweeted about the incident,
Last night at approximately 4am, patrol responded to a report of a person shot on Geary St. 63 year old Daniel Wolfe was found deceased inside an apartment with a gunshot wound. Arrested and charged with homicide second was 61 year old Michael Rattle of Buffalo.
Buffalo Police Investigating Murder-Suicide in South Buffalo
This weekend there was another shooting in south Buffalo. Police in Buffalo are investigating a murder-suicide in south Buffalo that happened on Friday night, according to WKBW. Officers with the Buffalo Police Department found a 27-year-old woman deceased first. They then found a 47-year-old man dead in Hamburg. Police believe he was the shooter; he apparently shot himself. Be sure to download the free WBLK app for Android or iPhone and we'll keep you updated on any developments in this story and other news from Buffalo and the Western New York area.
We're not getting off to a great start in 2021. I was hoping that winter would slow down some of the shootings happening in our city, but it doesn't seem to have made a difference.
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