Tue August 12, 2014
One killed, three wounded in Buffalo shooting
A shooting near the Langfield Housing Projects in the Bailey-Kensington neighborhood has left one person dead, and three people wounded.
Police spokesman Mike DeGeorge told WBFO News the shooting happened at around 3:40 Tuesday afternoon.
It took place on a footbridge near Oakmont Avenue, not far from the Roosevelt Playground.
One fatality is confirmed, and three others with non-life threatening were taken to ECMC for treatment. The Buffalo News is reporting the person who died was a 13-year-old boy. The News says the shooting followed an argument between a girl and some boys.
Police were initially hampered in their investigation by the severe thunderstorm passing through the area.