Buffalo man pleads guilty in shooting death of Gowanda man

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Buffalo man has pleaded guilty in the fatal shooting of a Gowanda man on the Cattaraugus Reservation.

Daryl Bland, 23, pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter in Erie County Court Tuesday.

Bland fatally shot Dustin Sharp, 31, of Gowanda, in Oct. 26.

He faces a maximum of 25 years in prison when he is sentenced May 8.


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