BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Buffalo police announced a man is facing a murder charge following a fatal shooting on Tuesday afternoon.
25-year-old Abdul Hussein of Buffalo is charged with the alleged killing of a 62-year-old man inside of a store on the 1000 block of Broadway near Lombard Street around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. Police say the victim was known to the alleged shooter and died at the scene.
Police say Hussein was arrested a short time later and charged with second-degree murder.
According to the Erie County District Attorney’s office, Hussein was an employee at the store and allegedly intentionally shot the 62-year-old man, who was his co-worker.
Hussein was arraigned Wednesday morning and faces 25 years to life in prison.
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