Arrest made in connection with Eller Street shooting

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Police have made an arrest in connection with a shooting that occurred overnight Thursday.

Police say 26-year-old Lorenzo Lee, Jr. has been charged with assault, criminal possession of a weapon and possession of marijuana. Lee, Jr. shot a 25-year-old man during a dispute in Lee’s apartment.

The gunshot victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and was released from Erie County Medical Center.

A neighborhood block captain originally reported the shooting to police after that person said they saw a person who looked like they suffered a gunshot wound to the face. 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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