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Buffalo teen sentenced to 45 years to life for triple shooting that killed one

Posted at 12:46 PM, Feb 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-28 12:46:20-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Buffalo teen has been sentenced after he was found guilty of murder, attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon following a shooting in North Buffalo in March 2019.

The shooting occurred near the North Buffalo Community Center on Sanders Road in early March 2019, 17-year-old Deron Allen died from his injuries and two 16-year-olds were shot and hospitalized.

19-year-old Jose Bermudez was sentenced to 45 years to life Friday.

Bermudez was arrested and charged in March 2019, he was found guilty in December 2019.

Police said a large party of approximately 50 to 60 people was taking place at the community center at the time of the shooting.