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A Buffalo man was shot in his left hand while sitting on the front porch of a house on the 300 block of Florida Street at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Tupac Thompson was sitting on the lower front porch with Tysheen Evans and 19-year-old Teherin P. Sutherland when Thompson heard shots and realized he had been struck in his hand. Thompson then hopped the railing of the porch and ran into the backyard.

Thompson was treated at released from Erie County Medical Center.

Two bullet holes were discovered at a house next door, on the outside of an upper bedroom wall. Four children were sleeping inside the house.