A young man was shot and wounded Friday afternoon in the 200 block of Hempstead Avenue, Buffalo police reported.
Northeast District officers responded to a call of gunfire on the street just after 1:50 p.m. A 21-year-old man had been struck and injured. His name was not released.
However, a police spokesman reported that the victim was treated at Erie County Medical Center for non life-threatening injuries.
Police ask that anyone with information about the shooting call or text the confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255.