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Kenfield-Langfield shooting victim upgraded to fair condition

The 15-year-old shot in the face Friday at the Kenfield-Langfield housing site has been upgraded to fair condition, a Buffalo Police spokesman saidSaturday.

The teenager had been listed in serious condition after being shot just before 2 p.m. Friday on Edison Avenue, police said. The shooting is believed to be gang related, based on a preliminary investigation, police added.

The victim, who was taken to Erie County Medical Center, is likely to lose an eye, police said.