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Empty Amherst school struck by gunfire

Posted at 1:55 PM, Jul 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-14 14:00:28-04

AMHERST, N.Y. (WKBW) — An investigation is underway after an Amherst elementary school was struck by bullets, early Tuesday morning.

Amherst Police say they received reports of shots fired near the Windermere School around 1:30 in the morning. Once on the scene, they discovered minor damage "consistent with gunfire" on the school building.

No one was inside the school at the time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Amherst Police Department detectives at 689-1322.