Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting

August 24, 2013 Updated Aug 24, 2013 at 3:10 PM EDT

By WKBW News
By Megan Erbacher

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Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting

August 24, 2013 Updated Aug 24, 2013 at 3:10 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) A 21-year-old man found shot in his car by police has died of his injuries.

Police responding to a "shots fired" call near the corner of St. Mary's Road and Walden Avenue in Buffalo discovered the man inside his vehicle at 1:40 a.m. The victim was taken to ECMC, where he later died.

Homicide detectives describe their suspect as wearing an orange hooded sweatshirt and grey sweatpants. He apparently ran away from the scene after the shooting.

Anyone with information that could help the investigation can call or text the Buffalo Police Confidential Tip Call Line at (716) 847-2255.