One person shot outside Buffalo store


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – An employee of Utica Sneakertown was shot Friday night outside of the store on Jefferson Avenue in Buffalo.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. at the store, which is nearby the Tops supermarket.  Police say the 58 year-old man was the only one was struck by gunfire.  He was taken to ECMC with apparent non-life threatening injuries and is listed in good condition on Saturday.

Police tell News 4 that the suspect attempted to enter the store when he shot the man.  The suspect is described as a black male possibly in his 30’s. Anyone with information is asked to call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716)847-2255. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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