Deputy in shooting will not face charges

Apr 25, 2015

Surveillance video has helped clear a Niagara County Sheriffs deputy in a shooting last week in Wheatfield.

Sheriff Joseph Tortorella found himself engaged in a shootout with Duane Bores, Jr. as the officer responded to a 911 call. Bores was wounded in the exchange and later took his own life. A week long investigation has concluded that the officer acted properly under the circumstances.

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Bores also shot both of this parents who are listed in critical condition at ECMC.

According to the Buffalo News, surveillance cameras caught the whole shootout on film.