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Arrest in Overnight Shooting

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police say a domestic dispute led to a shooting in the city's Allentown district, and a man has been arrested.

Commissioner Daniel Derenda says 20 year old Deverick Petty was arrested and charged with assault and attempted assault. "We believe a domestic incident took place at an apartment building at Mariner and Allen. We believe he was intending to fire at another male, who was talking with his girlfriend outside," says Derenda. Instead the shot hit the victim in the abdomen.

The abdomen is in critical condition at ECMC.

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Locations : AllentownBuffalo
People : Daniel DerendaDeverick Petty
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