The Buffalo Police Department has reported that Dr. Timothy V.
Jorden Jr., a person of interest in the fatal shooting of
Jacqueline Wisniewski at the Erie County Medical Center on June 13,
has been found dead today, June 15.
Dr. Jorden was a trauma surgeon who provided patient care at
ECMC. He had been a clinical assistant professor in the Department
of Surgery at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and
Biomedical Sciences since 2002. His role involved clinical
instruction and supervision of medical students and residents at
The University at Buffalo community is shocked and saddened by
these events. The university expresses its deepest condolences to
the family, friends and co-workers of the victim, to the entire
Erie County Medical Center community, and to everybody affected by
The university has made counseling services available to members
of the UB community who may have been affected by the tragic events
of the past week.