On Sunday-January 21, 2018, Shortly after 4:30 pm on Sunday afternoon, Niagara Falls Police responded to a report of shots heard in 19th St and Niagara St. Upon arrival, patrol officers located a victim who had suffered multiple gunshot wounds, laying on a porch of a house 1810 Niagara St. Despite efforts by the Niagara Falls Fire Dept. and AMR the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim is a 21-year-old male resident of Niagara Falls. The victim's identity is not being released at this time, so that next of kin can be notified.
The investigation into the homicide is in the early stages and as of this time no arrests have been made.
Anyone with information please contact the Niagara Falls Police Department at 716-286-4711 or Detective Lieutenant John Conti of the Criminal Investigation Division at 716-286-4553.