Fillmore Avenue

Officials identify young victim of Fillmore Avenue fire

Mar 24, 2014
Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO News

Seven-year-old Alexavier Torres-Santiago died in a fire at 1400 Fillmore Avenue Sunday. Buffalo Fire Department Commissioner Garnell Whitfield said the cause of the blaze is still undetermined and the investigation is ongoing.

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A pair of early morning fires have led to tragic results.

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One person is dead and another injured after a double shooting overnight on Buffalo's East Side.

Buffalo Police responded to North Fillmore Avenue and Fourgeron Street in the early hours this morning. One victim was found dead at the scene. The second victim is being treated at an area hospital. Details from the incident remain sketchy and police continue to investigate.

No suspect has yet been apprehended.