Buffalo Police: Seven people shot at two separate gatherings, one dead


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Buffalo Police are investigating two overnight shootings that happened during gatherings.

Police say five people were shot in the 500 block of Fillmore Avenue around 4:20a.m. early Sunday morning. One of those victims later died from their injuries.

The five people were taken to Sisters Hospital and ECMC.


Two people were shot in the legs just before 4:30 a.m. in the 200 block of Fuhrmann Boulevard at Buffalo’s Outer Harbor during some type of impromptu gathering, police said. The injuries to the two appear to be non-life-threatening.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents are asked to call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255.

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