Gunfire erupted on the 700 block of Bailey Avenue early Sunday morning, leaving a 29-year-old Buffalo man in serious condition, according to Buffalo police.
The victim was not identified. The man had left a bowling alley/pizzeria carrying food just after 2 a.m., and was walking toward his vehicle, parked in a nearby lot, when struck by gunfire, police said.
Five shell casings were found in the parking lot when officers arrived, police said.
The victim was taken by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center, where he was listed in serious condition, according to police.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call or text the police department's confidential TIP-CALL line at 847-2255.