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Crime Stoppers offers $7,500 reward in investigation into homicide of Dwayne Patterson of Buffalo

Posted at 12:15 PM, Jun 19, 2020

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Crime Stoppers WNY and Erie County is offering a reward of up to $7,500 for information leading to an arrest in a Buffalo homicide investigation.

Dwayne Patterson, 28, was shot around 11:30 a.m. on Monday, May 18. He was taken to Erie County Medical Center, where he later died.

Patterson's family tells 7 Eyewitness News that Dwayne was active in the local music scene and had a two-year-old daughter.

Anyone with information on this homicide can call Crime Stoppers at (716) 867-6161 or submit a tip using the free Crime Stoppers app, called "Buffalo Tips" in the App Store or Google Play.