A 31-year-old Amherst man was fatally shot in the 600 block of Northumberland Avenue just after 5 p.m Tuesday, Buffalo police said.
The unnamed victim died in Erie County Medical Center, police added.
The latest death in a wave of violence in the city follows the deadly shootings late Monday of two men in the 400 block of East Amherst Street, claiming the life of a 39-year-old man and critically injuring a 19-year-old man. Buffalo police said the two men, also unidentified, were shot about 10 p.m. Monday in their vehicle, which crashed into a utility pole.
Buffalo police are urging anyone with information about the shootings to call or text the Buffalo Police Confidential TIPCALL Line at 716-847-2255.