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Reward up to $10,000 for info on man in police shooting

Posted at 2:00 PM, Apr 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-05 14:00:14-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Buffalo Police Department and Crime Stoppers Buffalo offer combined rewards of up to $10,000 for information on Robert McBride.

Police say McBride, 23, fired shots at officers early Thursday morning near Lang Avenue and Newburgh Avenue. No officers were injured. After a lengthy foot chase, police did not find McBride.

Buffalo Crime Stoppers originally offered a reward up to $5,000. Now the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) have also offered an additional reward up to $5,000 for any information leading to the arrest of Robert McBride.

McBride is considered armed and dangerous. If seen, do not approach or attempt to apprehend.

Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers Buffalo at (716) 867-6161 or contact the ATF at 888-283-4867.

Previous reporting on the shooting can be found here.