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Two injured in separate overnight shootings in Buffalo, police investigating

Posted at 5:12 PM, Jan 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-01 17:12:54-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Buffalo police announced investigations into two overnight shootings.

Police say a 23-year-old Buffalo man arrived at Kenmore Mercy in civilian vehicle around 5:20 a.m. after being shot in the leg. He was transported by ambulance to ECMC where he was treated and released. According to investigators the shooting occurred on the first block of Malsch Street.

Around 5:30 a.m. police say a 22-year-old Buffalo man arrived at ECMC in a civilian vehicle after being shot in the arm. He was treated a released. Officials are investigating if the shooting occurred in the area of Fillmore Avenue and Utica Street.

Police ask anyone with information on either shooting to call the confidential tip line at (716) 847-2255.