Police identify man found shot to death on Hertel Ave

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Buffalo Police have identified an Amherst man who was found dead Tuesday night at the foot of Hertel Avenue.

Officers were called to the area around 10:20 p.m. after 911 received calls about several shots being fired. Police say they found 27-year-old Joshua Beason dead from multiple gunshot wounds near a red vehicle in a parking lot.

The Marina Vista Apartments are located at the foot of Hertel, which is also where an entrance ramp to I-190 South is located.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call 847-2255.

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