Mayor Robert Restaino’s office reported that, at about 6:40 p.m. Tuesday, a 25-year-old Niagara Falls woman was shot and killed at 20th Street and Center Avenue.
The victim was getting into a friend’s car when she was struck by gun fire. Witnesses said they heard several gunshots. She was treated at the scene by AMR ambulance and rushed to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center ER-1, where she succumbed to her injuries.
There have been no arrests yet. Anyone with information is asked to call Niagara Falls Police detectives at 716-286-4553.