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City's First Homicide of New Year is Recorded

By Chris Jamele

Buffalo, NY – The year's first homicide in the city of Buffalo has already been recorded. Police were called to a shooting at Strauss street near Broadway and Sycamore Streets at around one o'clock on Friday morning.

A male victim, thought to be in his late teens or early twenties, was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim remains unidentified.

Police have not found any witnesses to the shooting and are requesting information from the public.