Elderly man found beaten to death inside Buffalo apartment

Posted at 3:59 PM, Jul 23, 2018

Buffalo Police say a car stolen in a recent homicide in Western New York has been found in North Carolina.  

Officers found the body of 71-year-old Carl Davis inside an apartment on Holling Drive late Monday morning.  Investigators say he died of blunt force trauma. 

Police have been searching for the victim's 2008, grey SAAB, SUV since they found Davis' body.   They tweeted Wednesday morning that it had been found in North Carolina.


Anyone with information is asked to call or text the Buffalo Police Confidential Tip Call line at 716-847-2255.


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