Teen dead after double shooting near ECMC


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Two 16-year-olds were taken to ECMC after being shot just a few blocks away Thursday night.

Police say the shooting happened at Leroy Avenue and Hill Street just before 8 p.m.

16-year-old Kristian Piazza of Buffalo was pronounced dead and 16-year-old Terrell Lockett of Cheektowaga was treated and released from the hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call the confidential tipline at 716-847-2255.


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