A 19-year-old man was in critical condition after he was shot Wednesday night on Kilhoffer Street, Buffalo police said.
The shooting happened shortly before 11 p.m. on Kilhoffer, three blocks west of Bailey Avenue, a police spokesman said in an email Thursday morning.
The victim, whose name was not released, was shot on the 100 block of Kilhoffer, which runs between East Ferry and Scajaquada streets, the spokesman said.
The victim was transported by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center.
Police did not disclose any further details about the circumstances of the shooting.
Police ask anyone with information to call or text the department's confidential tip line at 847-2255.