Argument led to fatal stabbing, police say


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – One man is in custody and will face charges after police say he fatally stabbed a 40-year-old victim overnight.

Officers say the unnamed suspect was walking in the 800 block of Main Street around 1 a.m. Thursday with the male victim when they began arguing. Both knew one another.

Police say at some point, the suspect stabbed the man. The victim was taken to ECMC, where he was pronounced dead.

Neither the name of the suspect or the victim have been released. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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