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Buffalo man facing manslaughter charge in connection with fatal shooting on Hobart Street

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Posted at 11:39 AM, Jun 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-21 11:39:41-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Buffalo man is facing a manslaughter charge in connection with a fatal shooting on Hobart Street Friday.

23-year-old Franklin Andrews was arraigned Saturday on one count of manslaughter in the second degree, according to the Erie County District Attorney's Office. He allegedly fatally shot a 22-year-old man inside an apartment on Hobart Street. The man died at the scene.

Andrews is scheduled to return to court June 24 for a felony hearing and was remanded without bail. He faces a maximum of 15 years in prison if convicted of the charge.