Two Juveniles Injured In Dunkirk Drive-By Shooting

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DUNKIRK – Two juveniles were injured during a drive-by shooting on Route 60 in northern Chautauqua County on Sunday night.

The Dunkirk Police Department reports the incident happened around 8:30 p.m.

According to witnesses, a vehicle was traveling southbound on Route 60 and was passed by another car who began shooting in their direction.

Two juveniles sustained gunshot wounds as a result. The vehicle stopped at the Kwik Fill in Fredonia where they were later intercepted by medical personnel before being transported to Brooks Memorial Hospital for their injuries.

The Dunkirk Police Department is asking anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact the police desk at 716-366-2266 or the department’s confidential tipline at 716-363-0313.

The Dunkirk Police Department was assisted by Fredonia Police Department, New York State Police, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, and Fredonia Fire Department.


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