Guilty plea in New Year's Day homicide

Posted at 11:58 AM, Nov 08, 2017

A Cheektowaga woman faces a maximum of 25 years in prison for shooting and killing another woman.

32-year-old Nadiyah Whitaker pleaded guilty Wednesday in Erie County Court to Manslaughter. 

Whitaker shot and killed 30-year-old Shanna Mason on January 1, 2017 at 250 Gold Street in the City of Buffalo.

Whitaker will be sentenced on December 11.