Man, 22, stabbed to death in Niagara Falls motel

Ashley Berger

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB)- The Niagara Falls police department arrested 31 year-old Ashley Berger of Niagara Falls Sunday for second degree murder.

Berger is charged with the stabbing death of 22 year-old Richard Christian Niagara Falls man that occurred at the Rodeway Inn Motel on Main Street just before 3 a.m. Sunday.

RodewayInn
Rodeway Inn Motel

Police say the victim, who was with Berger at the motel, suffered a single stab wound to his chest. He was pronounced dead at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center shortly after the incident.

Detective Lieutenant Michael Trane tells News 4 that Berger is the only suspect involved, and that the department is still investigating other aspects of the case.

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