A man was fatally shot early Tuesday evening near a Niagara Street mini mart on Buffalo's West Side, according to the Buffalo Police Department.
The 45-year-old man died at the scene, police said.
Police are not releasing his name pending notification of family members.
The incident happened in the 500 block of Niagara, between Pennsylvania and Jersey streets, a few blocks north of the Tops Market. Police said they responded to a shooting call at about 4 p.m.
Buffalo police were seen administering CPR to the victim, a male, at the scene near the Nickel City Mini-Mart, 568 Niagara St.
The Buffalo Police Department asks anyone with information regarding the incident to call or text the department's tip line at 847-2255.
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