10 killed in Buffalo supermarket shooting in New York
At least 10 people have been confirmed dead in a shooting at a supermarket in New York’s Buffalo area on Saturday. Three people were injured in the shooting. A security guard was also among the dead. The incident happened at 2:30 pm on Saturday (12 noon Indian time on Sunday). Of the 13 people who were shot, 11 are black.
According to reports, the area where this incident took place is a black area. Police is probing the Angle of Racial Assault case. The accused has been arrested after the attack. He is produced in court, where he has been charged with first-degree murder. White House Press Secretary Jean-Pierre said President Joe Biden was being briefed about the shooting and its aftermath.
According to Buffalo police, the shooting took place at a Topps supermarket grocery store. The attacker has been identified as 18-year-old Peyton S. He broke into the supermarket in military-style gear for the attack. He was also wearing a bulletproof jacket. The attacker also did live streaming of the attack with a helmet mounted camera. However, his footage is not available at the moment.