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Man charged with double shooting near Central Park Plaza

Markilo Hayes, 26, of Buffalo, has been charged after two men were shot on Richlawn Avenue on Thursday night.

The shooting happened on the 100 block of Richlawn, near the Central Park Plaza, just after 9:30 p.m., Buffalo police said Friday morning.

The incident also involved a car crashing into a house.

A 25-year-old man and a 31-year-old man were shot. The 25-year-old suffered serious injuries and both are listed in fair condition in Erie County Medical Center, police said.

There was “minimal” damage done to the house, officials said Thursday night.

Homicide detectives charged Hayes with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Police did not release names of the victims.

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