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Police: woman in 70's shot in her Lisbon Avenue home, seriously injured

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Posted at 10:06 PM, Jan 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-22 22:06:59-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Buffalo police say a woman, in her early 70's, has "injuries that appear serious in nature" after being shot while inside her home.

According to police, the shooting happened in the 500 block of Lisbon Avenue, near Orleans Street, around 8 p.m. Friday.

Police say the woman was taken to Erie County Medical Center.

It is believed the woman was not the intended target.

Anyone with information is asked to call or text police at (716) 847-2255.

We will have more information as it becomes available.