Apparent gang shooting kills 1, sends 3 to hospital

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Buffalo Police Officers responded Monday evening to a quadruple shooting on Roosevelt Avenue on the city’s east side.

Police arrived to the scene of the serious shooting just before 5:30 p.m. on the first block of Roosevelt Avenue. Police say three were injured, but one 18-year-old man died at the scene.

A 17-year-old male was treated and released from ECMC. Another 17-year-old male remains at ECMC Tuesday morning listed in good condition. The third victim, 19-year-old man, is listed in fair condition at ECMC.

The shooting appears to be gang related, according to Buffalo Police. 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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