CARROLL, N.Y. (WIVB) - Two bodies were found Wednesday in the Town of Carroll in Chautauqua County.
Most of the road was blocked off by authorities to keep everyone away from the scene on Wheeler Hill Road. All that is known is that a fire call came in around 9:30 a.m. and at some point after that the sheriff's office was called in and then the DA's office.
District Attorney David Foley tells News 4 this is a double homicide, but at this point authorities are not releasing any other details.
Investigators continue to process the scene.
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.
It was so treacherous in North Collins, the mayor had to issue a travel ban, and village snow plows were pulled off the roadways to keep drivers from trying to plow in zero visibility.
The Buffalo School Board unanimously approved plans to transform Burgard High School into a Manufacturing Magnet School on Wednesday,
Investigators are making progress in the case of a Chihuahua thrown in a ditch while zipped up in a Coors Light thermal bag.