Buffalo The Cheektowaga landlord who shot and killed his tenant and friend faced a judge in State Supreme Court for sentencing this morning. Thomas Szczesniak told the judge that he was sorry right before she sent him to state prison for at least five years. The mother of the victim, 54 year old Joseph Lawrence Jr, told the court of her family's heartache following his death. 11:21 AM
There were many tears on Niagara Street Tuesday night where friends, family and religious leaders gathered to remember a local barber. They said Juan Ortiz was a protector, but nobody could protect him when he was shot to death earlier in the day. Time Warner Cable News reporter Ryan Whalen has the story.
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One man was hospitalized after a shooting Tuesday night in Buffalo.
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