Crime Stoppers WNY offers reward for information related to Tonawanda stabbings last week

A reward of up to $2,500 is being offered for information leading to the arrest or charging of the person responsible for stabbing a 67-year-old man.

TONAWANDA, NY – Crime Stoppers WNY is offering a reward for information related to a stabbing that occurred last week in the town of Tonawanda.

The Tonawanda City Police Department reports officers were called to the Sheridan Parkside Drive and Pyle Court area at approximately 9:45 p.m. to investigate an assault on Wednesday, August 17. When officers arrived at the scene, they say a 67-year-old man – The old man was found with multiple stab wounds.

Police believe the man was walking near Sheridan Parkside Drive and Pyle Court at around 9.15pm when he was attacked.

The alleged attacker is believed to be a black man with dark brown coloring between 15 and 20 years old with a small build. According to police, the alleged attacker was wearing black pants and a black hoodie.

Crime Stoppers is looking for tips leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for stabbing a 67-year-old man…

Posted by Crime Stoppers WNY on Tuesday, August 23, 2022

The victim was taken to ECMC after the attack and was listed in critical condition, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers Western New York at (716) 867-6161. Tips can also be submitted by downloading the free Crime Stoppers Buffalo Tips app.

A reward of up to $2,500 is offered for information leading to the suspect’s arrest or charge.

Crime Stoppers also offers rewards for information on several other homicides in the Buffalo area. Click on the links below for more information.

Mark M. Gagnon