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Man accused of shooting at police faces a judge

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Posted at 12:33 PM, Apr 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-09 12:33:20-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Buffalo man accused of shooting at Buffalo Police officers is now charged with two counts of Attempted Murder.

Investigators say 23-year-old Robert McBride fired at the officers as they were responding to a shots fired called near Lang and Newburgh Avenues back on April 4.

McBride was arrested four days later at a relative's home on Kensington Avenue.

If convicted on all charges, McBride faces a maximum possible sentence of 40 years to life in prison. In the meantime, he's due back in court for a felony hearing on April 15, he's currently being held without bail.