Police investigating hunting death in Chautauqua County

TOWN OF BUSTI, N.Y. (WIVB) —  Police are investigating the death of a hunter in the Town of Busti.

Fire officials say they were contacted by concerned family members after a man went out hunting Monday morning and did not return. After searching a wooded area near Orr Street and Garfield Road the deceased man was found.

Investigators say the man suffered a gunshot wound. His name has not been released.

The incident remains under investigation by the Lakewood-Busti Police Department.

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