POLICE: 17-year-old girl struck by gunfire on Butler Ave

UPDATE: (Oct. 3) – The 17-year-old girl has been treated and released from ECMC. The incident remains under investigation.

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Buffalo Police are on the scene of an apparent shooting in the first block of Butler Avenue.

Police responded to the call at 76 Butler Avenue around 7:40 p.m. Monday.

A 17-year-old girl was struck in the leg, police say.

Her injuries are not life-threatening.

It’s unclear whether the victim was the intended target.

 

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