12-year-old boy killed by stray bullet; 22-year-old injured
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a boy inside his home has been killed by a stray bullet shot from outside, and another man was wounded.
WIVB reports several shots were fired at a car in a parking lot on William Street in Buffalo, New York, around 8:30 p.m. Saturday.
Police say one of the bullets hit 12-year-old Bandar Elwaseem, who was in an upstairs apartment in a building near the parking lot.
He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
A 22-year-old man was also wounded. He underwent surgery and is listed in stable condition.
No arrests have been made. Local police and the FBI have offered a combined $12,500 reward for any information leading to an arrest of the person responsible for the boy’s death.
Information from: WIVB-TV, http://www.wivb.com