Buffalo man arrested in domestic shooting

Dec 10, 2017

A Buffalo man wanted in connection with a domestic-related shooting has been apprehended by Buffalo Police.

Credit WBFO News File

Just before 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Northwest District officers responded to a shooting on Lawn Avenue. A 22-year-old Buffalo man was hit by gunfire and transported to Kenmore Mercy Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.

A short time later, police arrested 28-year-old Dave Thornton of Buffalo and charged him with assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Police say the suspected shooter is the ex-boyfriend of the victim’s current girlfriend.