Teenage boy arrested in Canalside fight

May 29, 2016

Buffalo police have made an arrest in connection to a fight that occurred Saturday night at Canalside during the Boardwalk Carnival.

BPD makes an arrest in canalside fight
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17-year-old Jequan Wilson of Buffalo has been arrested and charged with criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. Police say the fight erupted between several young people at 9 p.m. Wilson was in possession of a handgun.

A video of the fight had been circulating on facebook, however it has been deleted. The carnival continues to run on Sunday until 9 p.m.