BUFFALO, NY ( release/ WKBW ) A sixteen year old Buffalo youth, identified as 16 year old Dontay Armstead of Buffalo, was shot and killed on Wyoming Avenue near Scajaquada Street, just before 3pm Saturday.
Northeast District police responded to the scene and called for the Homicide Squad and Crime Scene Unit personnel to respond as well.
Dontay Armstead of Buffalo was apparently walking in the street, when he was struck by a single bullet.
"The shooting suspect may have been in a passing vehicle, at the time the fatal shot was fired," according to Dennis J. Richards, chief of detectives. Police believe that the victim was walking alone, at the time of the incident.
Police are asking for anyone with information in this case to contact the TIPCALL number (716.847-2255) or text-a-tip on-line at www.bpdny.org.