Per the Office of City of Niagara Falls Mayor Robert Restaino: On Wednesday at approximately 12:15 p.m., Niagara Falls Police responded to a call to check the welfare of a family member at 511 Hyde Park Blvd. Upon arrival, the officer did not get a response at the door and observed evidence a person inside may have been injured. Once entering the first-floor apartment, officers discovered an adult male who was deceased, and an adult female who had sustained serious injuries.
The female was transported to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center and then was transferred to ECMC, where she is listed as having serious injuries.
The investigation is ongoing, and police are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to contact the NFPD at 716-286-4553 or 716-286-4711.