8-year-old shot last month “making slow progress;” condition upgraded

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The 8-year-old who was shot on S. Division St. last month is getting better, according to representatives of Kaleida Health.

Donnel Bibbes was accidentally struck by gunfire in a targeted shooting on August 25.

When he was taken to Women & Children’s Hospital, he was in critical condition. By the next morning, Bibbes had undergone two surgeries.

On Monday, the hospital announced the Bibbes’ condition was upgraded to serious/stable. The hospital says he is currently off life support and “making slow progress.”

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