BPD arrest 2 in connection with deadly beating

BPD Make 2 Arrests In Deadly Beating

BUFFALO, N.Y.-- Buffalo Police say two people have been arrested in connection with a deadly beating.



The incident happened August 1, in the 800 block of Niagara Street near Massachusetts Avenue.

Police say three people were involved in the fight.

The victim, 39-year-old Jessica Garcia, was taken to Erie County Medical Center (ECMC), where she died the next day.

Police say 22-year-old Freddie Cortez and 23-year-old Michelis Romero are both charged with second-degree manslaughter.

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