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Police: person shot at Amherst motel Sunday

JFK Park Shooting
Posted at 9:32 AM, Aug 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-23 09:32:24-04

AMHERST, N.Y. (WKBW) — Amherst police are investigating a shooting Sunday morning.

According to police, officers were called to a motel on Flint Road just before 6:45 a.m. for a report of a person shot.

A victim was located and taken to Erie County Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say there will be increased patrols in the area, but there is "no perceived danger to the public at this time."

Anyone with information is asked to call Amherst police at (716) 689-1311.