21 June 2021
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


On June 11, 2021 at 2:35 A.M., Troopers out of SP Fredonia responded to a check the welfare on State Route 5 in the town of Dunkirk.  Further investigation revealed that a male was deceased at the scene. The Bureau of Criminal Investigation and NYSP Forensic Identification Unit is actively investigating this incident.

UPDATE- The New York State Police, SP Fredonia has identified Andrew Q. Garner, 41 of Dunkirk, NY as the victim of a homicide in the early hours of Friday June 11, 2021. The New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations is conducting the investigation with the assistance of a number of local law enforcement agencies.

This investigation is ongoing.

Any information regarding this investigation contact the NYSP at (716) 679-1520.

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