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NIAGARA FALLS – A woman told police Tuesday she found a bullet had struck the house in the 2200 block of Welch Avenue and then landed inside.

The woman told police she heard a gunshot at about 1:30 a.m., but did not call police. Later that day at about 5 p.m. she found a bullet on the floor in the front hallway and a bullet hole outside in a west wall.

Police said they received numerous calls of shots fired and got descriptions from witnesses of a man in dark trousers and a white shirt who had been shooting and then ran down Welch Avenue.