Man Shot Dead In Niagara Falls

Died in the street Sunday afternoon

Richard Root
January 22, 2018 - 3:48 am

Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - Niagara Falls Police are investigating a fatal shooting Sunday afternoon.

Police say they were called to 19th and Niagara Streets for reports of shots being fired.  Officers found a 21-year-old Niagara Falls man who had been shot multiple times.

The Niagara Falls Fire Department and AMR emergency crews tried to save the victim but he died at the scene.

There are no reports of witnesses and no reports of possible suspects. Police say their investigation into the homicide is in the early stages.

The victim's identity is not being released pending notification of next of kin.

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