Dunkirk Police responded shortly after 10 p.m. Friday to a report of a shooting in the vicinity of Main and King streets in the city. A 23-year-old man was reportedly shot with the bullet lodging in his body. The victim was airlifted to ECMC and his condition was unknown at press time.
The Dunkirk Fire Department along with Alstar Ambulance responded to the scene. The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department also was on the scene. Dunkirk Police were still investigating the incident late Friday.