BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - There are reports that a suspended state trooper, accused of hosting prostitute parties , has been under investigation before.
A Buffalo News article says law enforcement officials claim someone saw Titus Taggart hit a woman in the face near Chippewa Street back in 2002. According to sources, the woman was knocked to the ground.
Buffalo Police initially investigated, but turned the case over the state police at their request.
Taggart has not been charged in either of the allegations against him.
Police say they had the wrong man, and that Jerome Thagard, who spent four years in prison, didn't murder Steven Northrup in 2009. But the victim's family says otherwise.
A Good Samaritan died Wednesday while trying to assist the driver of a tractor trailer who got stuck in the snow.
A 26-year-old male employee of Ying's Wings and Things told police that Haibo Jiang, also known as Jimmy Ying, choked him until he passed out.
Investigators are making progress in the case of a Chihuahua thrown in a ditch while zipped up in a Coors Light thermal bag.
A registered nurse from Lockport has admitted concealing her knowledge of her boyfriend's drug dealing activities.
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