Police Probe Homicide Following Late Night Fatal Shooting In Jamestown

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UPDATE: Police Identify Man Killed In Late Night Jamestown Shooting

JAMESTOWN – The man shot on Jamestown’s southside late Tuesday night has died. 

The Jamestown Police Department says the shooting happened around 8:40 p.m. at 60 Water Street.  

Scanner reports indicate the victim was unresponsive when emergency crews first arrived on scene. A medical helicopter was also put on standby. 

The male victim was taken from the scene to UPMC Chautauqua Hospital where he has since passed away. 

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Detectives are continuing to investigate the incident, labeled now as a homicide, and are asking anyone with information on the shooting to contact the department at (716) 483-7537. 

Anonymous tips can be left at (716) 483-Tips (8477). All tips will be kept confidential. 

WNY News Now will update this report when new information is released. 


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