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BPD Make Arrest In Oakmont Shooting

Buffalo police have made an arrest in connection with a recent shooting on Oakmont Avenue that occured last Tuesday evening, May 15th, at approximately 7:30pm. Northeast district detectives have arrested 28 year old Quincy Balance of Buffalo and charged him with assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Police say that Balance shot a 39 year old male in the hand in the 100 block of Oakmont. Buffalo police continue to investigate other recent shootings. Anyone with information is asked to call the Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255 or Text a Tip at (716) 847-2255 or e-mail the department at