Saturday was a busy day for the police department in Cheektowaga,

Late on Saturday, police were called out to the Cheektowaga Town Park on Harlem Road.

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During the incident, it was reported that a 15-year-old male was shot. The youth was taken to Oshei's Children's Hospital to be treated for the injury.


The park was shut down on Saturday as the police continue to investigate the incident. If you have any information you are being asked to contact the Cheektowaga Police Department. You can contact the Cheektowaga Police Department at 716-686-3971 or text anonymously to TIP411 (847411).

Buffalo police responded to a call on Wednesday around 7:30 pm. Detectives say the 17-year-old victim was struck by gunfire and found inside an apartment complex on Hirschbeck Street. He was declared deceased at the scene.

Anyone with any information is asked to call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at 716-847-2255

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