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Names of Homicide Victims Released



Buffalo, NY (WBEN/AP) - Buffalo police are releasing the names in connection with two recent homicides:

23 year old old Maurice A. Foster Jr., died from gunfire on Saturday evening in the 100 block of Domedion Avenue.

68 year old Yousef Kabalan died of stab wounds after his body was discovered Sunday morning in an apartment in the 200 block of Elmwood Avenue.

Police say Kabalan's body was found in his apartment last weekend, he died as a result of multiple stab wounds.
  
Officials tell local media outlets that the man's death has been ruled a homicide by the Erie County medical examiner's office.
  
Police say the man's body was discovered at about 8:30 a.m. Sunday in the Stuyvesant Apartments on Elmwood Avenue. Officers responding to a check-the-welfare call forced their way into his apartment and made the discovery.
  
A person police identified as a witness was taken to police headquarters Sunday morning for questioning. No arrests have been reported.

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People : Maurice A. Foster Jr.Yousef Kabalan
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