Teenager Shot in the Face in Buffalo

July 5, 2012 Updated Jul 5, 2012 at 2:41 PM EDT

By WKBW News

July 5, 2012 Updated Jul 5, 2012 at 2:41 PM EDT

Buffalo police homicide detectives confirm three males were shot in the vicinity of Purdy Street and East Ferry at approximately 1:15am.
All three are being treated at ECMC. Two are listed in stable condition, a 20 year old and a 16 year old. Detectives say a 14 year old male is listed in critical condition.

(Buffalo, NY) Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting on the city's east side. It happened near Purdy Street and East Ferry Street, just after 1:00 am.

Gunfire hit three people, ages 20, 16 and 14 years old. All three victims were rushed to Erie County Medical Center. The 14-year-old is currently listed in critical condition. Sources tell Eyewitness News, the teen was shot in the face. The other two men are in stable condition.

No one has been arrested in connection with this case.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Buffalo police confidential tip line at (716) 847-2255.