Woman shot overnight during a street party

Posted at 12:00 PM, Aug 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-23 07:57:53-04

Buffalo Police are investigating a fatal shooting incident that happened overnight.

Detectives say 25-year-old Shakila Cottrell of Buffalo was shot just after 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning in the 200 block of Shumway.

Police say it is possible this happened during a street party.

According to officials, the woman was transported to Buffalo General where she later died.

Anyone with information is asked to call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at 847-2255.