Man shot during attempted robbery in critical condition

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- Buffalo police are investigating a shooting that occurred just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning.

Detectives say a 26 year-old man was struck by gunfire during an attempted robbery near Niagara and Grace Street. He was taken to ECMC where he’s listed in critical condition.

This is the 4th shooting in Buffalo within an 8 hour period that police are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call or text the confidential tipcall line at 847-2255. 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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