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Buffalo man facing manslaughter charge in connection to fatal shooting of 16-year-old

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Posted at 5:13 PM, Mar 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-07 17:13:06-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Buffalo man is facing a manslaughter charge in connection to the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old on Fisher Street.

The Erie County District Attorney's Office announced 21-year-old Kel Leed Alexander was arraigned on Sunday in Buffalo City Court on one count of manslaughter in the second degree.

According to the district attorney's office, on March 4 while inside his home on Fisher Street, Alexander allegedly recklessly caused the death of a 16-year-old boy by firing a single shot from a handgun which hit the victim on the left side of the head.

Alexander was remanded without bail and is scheduled to return March 10 for a felony hearing.