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2013 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 IncidentStatus
Christopher Cotton1-19-13Kensington Ave & Castle Pl.
*Officer Patricia Parete2-2-13West Chippewa & Georgia St.cleared
Roberto Leon2-23-13Tonawanda Streetcleared
Mazen Abdallah3-6-13Norfolk Avenuecleared
Michael D. Smith Jr.3-8-13East Delavan&Newburgh
Nedra E. Thomas-Mattox3-11-13Andover Avenuecleared
Dominique T. Wielbon3-25-13Ruhland Avenue
Matthew D. Smith4-6-13Rodney Ave& Fillmore Ave.
Hakeem Benjamin4-10-13East Ferry Avenue
**Levi Clayton4-10-13Longview Avenuecleared
Anthony J. Johnson4-23-13Parkdale Avenue
Dwon T. House5-12-13William Street
William Blackmon III5-26-13Esst Ferry&Moselle Ave.
Tyrone Coleman5-27-13Kilhoffer Street
Sean Kent5-27-13Stanislaus Street
Michael Payne6-14-13Northland Ave&Rickert
Diamond Toler6-24-13East Ferry and Stevens
Rosaun Williams6-24-13Fisher Street
Kelmyne Jones7-6-13Northland Avenuecleared
Ronald L. Jones7-6-13Norway Park
Ray Carmichael7-9-13Sun Street
Kristopher Pride7-17-13Keystone Street
Mario L. Pace Sr.7-30-13Fillmore Avenue
Kayla Humphrey8-09-13Crestwood Avenuecleared
Darrell Bailey8-10-13Bailey Avenuecleared
Bradley Kneitinger8-15-13Tonawanda Street
Christopher Iverson8-24-13St.Mary's Road
Ervin Maye8-31-13Massachusetts Avenue
Lanasha Rollerson9-1-13Hagen Streetcleared
Lonnice Willis9-8-13North Oak Streetcleared
Eain Brooks9-17-13Albany Streetcleared
Jamari Grimes9-28-13West Delavan
Perry Turner10-1-13Riley Street
Rashad Patton10-5-13Cambridge Avenue
Devonte Johnson10-12-13Euclid Placecleared
Dartrell Terrell10-28-13Stockbridge Avenue
Desirae James11-25-13Swinburne Street
Carl Robinson11-30-13Oakmont Avenue
Sylvester Buttrom11-30-13Lonsdale Road
Michael Flores12-1-13Sanford Street
Tavonne Taylor12-2-13Niagara Street
***Russ Ross11-8-13Kenefic Streetcleared
Brandon Cahee12-7-13Ericson Street
Samuel L. Smalls12-8-13Shirley Ave. & Suffolk Ave.
John S. Stein12-13-13Humphrey Street
Maurice A. Foster12-28-13Domedion
Yousef Kabalan12-29-13Elmwood Avenue

*Officer Patricia Parete was shot in the line of duty on December 5th, 2006 and passed away on February 2nd, 2013

**The incident occurred on Novemver 24th, 2012 and Levi Clayton passed away on April 10th, 2013.

***The incident occurred November 8th, 2013 and Russ Ross passed away on November 20th, 2013