An unidentified man was shot a number of times as he stood on Jefferson Avenue near Carlton Street about 7:15 p.m. Sunday. The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries, according to Michael J. DeGeorge, police spokesman. No other information was given about the victim.
Also, Buffalo Police units and a Buffalo Fire Department emergency medical services unit were dispatched to the 600 block of Broadway near Grey Street after getting reports of a stabbing there about 9:40 p.m. Sunday. No further information was initially released.
With investigations underway Sunday night, Buffalo Police officials ask anyone with information about the incidents to call or text the Buffalo Police Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255.