BUFFALO, NY (WKBW / release) -- Police have identified the victims of the city's two latest homicides, which occurred on Wednesday, June 9th.
The body of 26 year old Jerry Lee Davis Jr. was discovered Wednesday morning around 7:30AM. The victim was found near an abandoned house on Schuele Avenue, between Northland and Scajaquada. The victim may have been killed sometime overnight, prior to the discovery of the body.
Northwest District police responded to a shooting call last night at
approximately 9:42PM in the Schaffer Village Apartments, and discovered 21 year old Fernando Vega had been shot to death. The victim was found in the Courtyard of West Lane, within the housing complex.
Both of these victims died as a result of being shot, and the Buffalo
Homicide Squad is seeking any information into these incidents.
Anyone with information is asked to call the confidential TIPCALL number - 847-2255 or "Text-a-Tip" at (716)847-2255, or access the police department's website at www.bpdny.org and e-mail a tip.
These were the 22nd and 23rd homicides of 2010.