A report of shots fired in the parking lot of a Clarence nightclub early Saturday sent police from four agencies rushing to the scene, according to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office.,
The shots rang out at Howdy’s, 8166 Main St., about 4 a.m., following a rap music event, deputies said. After Deputies Simon Biegasiewicz and Matt Krypel disseminated a description of the vehicle of the shooters, police from Amherst, Cheektowaga and Lancaster departments rushed to the scene. Officers also talked to people who had left the venue quickly when they heard the shots ring out, deputies said.
The shooting remains under investigation and the Sheriff’s Office is seeking more information on the incident. Call 867-6161 or visit the Erie County Sheriff’s Office wsebsite and send a confidential email.