Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia stated the grocery store taking pictures suspect was once dressed in tactical tools and livestreaming as he entered the shop.
“At roughly 2:30 nowadays, a person who the mayor mentioned isn’t from this house and is from hours away, drove to Buffalo and went to … the Tops marketplace. He exited his automobile, he was once very closely armed. He He had a tactical helmet on. He had a digital camera that he was once livestreaming what he was once doing,”
The suspect is an 18-year-old White male, he stated.
He shot 4 folks within the car parking zone, Gramaglia stated, 3 of whom died.
The suspect went within the retailer, the place a safety guard and previous Buffalo police officer engaged him.
“Because he had closely armored plating on, the bullet had no spherical. The suspect engaged our retired officer and he was once shot and deceased on the scene. He persevered to paintings his means during the retailer,” Gramaglia stated.
He made his as far back as the entrance of the shop, the place patrol officials had been ready to speak him into shedding his gun after he “put the gun to his personal neck.”
Police arrested the suspect and transported him to Buffalo Police Headquarters.