NIAGARA FALLS – Niagara Falls Police detectives were looking Wednesday evening for an unknown man who is believed to have shot three people outside a convenience store at 1801 Niagara Avenue, at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday. All three suffered minor injuries, according to Detective Lt. Michael Trane.
One victim, a 16-year-old boy suffered a wound to his arm; the second, an 18-year-old youth suffered a wound to his ankle; and the third, a 21-year-old man, suffered a wound to his shoulder. All three are residents of Niagara Falls and all are expected to make full recoveries, said Trane.
According to reports the three were standing outside the store when the gunman opened fire, striking the three. Four shell casings were found at the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Niagara Falls Police Detective Bureau at 286-4553.