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Police identify man fatally shot Saturday on far East Side

Buffalo police on Monday identified the man who was fatally shot Saturday night on the city’s far East Side as James Mitchell, 22, of Collins Walk in the Langfield projects

Police responded to a call about 10:50 p.m. in the 300 block of Weston Avenue, which is east of Bailey Avenue.

Mitchell was struck by gunfire outside, then walked into a store where he collapsed and died of his injuries, police said. He was declared dead at the scene.

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