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Buffalo police investigating two shootings on city's east side

Posted at 1:20 AM, Aug 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-26 15:50:18-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Buffalo police are investigating two shootings that happened in the city's east side, Tuesday night.

Authorities say a 31-year-old Lackawanna man was shot in the leg on Lisbon Avenue near Bailey Avenue around 10 p.m. He was brought to ECMC in a civilian vehicle where he is being treated.

Police also say a 64-year-old Buffalo man was shot in the leg in the area of Swinburne Street around 11 p.m. He was taken to ECMC in a civilian vehicle, he was treated and released.

Police are investigating both shootings.

If you have any information contact the Buffalo police tip line at (716) 847-2255.