Homicide On Massachusetts and Shields

May 20, 2012 Updated May 20, 2012 at 12:27 AM EDT

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Homicide On Massachusetts and Shields

May 20, 2012 Updated May 20, 2012 at 12:27 AM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. ( release) Buffalo police "B" District officers responded to a call of a person shot at the corner of Massachusetts Street and Shields Avenue at around 1:45 Saturday afternoon.

Officers say a male, believed to be about 19 years old, was shot.

The victim was taken by ambulance to Buffalo General Hospital, but was declared dead there.

Homicide Squad detectives were called to the scene and are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Confidential TIPCALL Line at 847-2255 or Text a Tip at (716)847-2255 or e-mail the department at www.bpdny.org