Two men were being sought by Amherst Police for the shooting of a man outside a house on Hartford Road off Millersport Highway and near Sheridan Drive about 8:20 a.m. Saturday.
The victim was shot multiple times and was rushed to an area hospital by Twin City Ambulance and remains under treatment, Amherst Police Lt. Thomas C. Ratzel reported Saturday night.
The gunman had dreadlocks and was wearing a blue jacket, witnesses told police. The shooter may have fled on foot heading eastbound or may have gotten into a red Chrysler Pacifica driven by a second man.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Amherst Police at 716-689-1341, he said.