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Elmwood Avenue Lounge Shut Down, BPD Seek Person of Interest

Buffalo police are attempting to identify a person of interest in connection with a shots fired incident that occurred this past Saturday night just after 11pm in the 400 block of Elmwood Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to call or text the Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716)847-2255.

Monday evening the City of Buffalo issued a cease and desist order for Habibi Lounge locate in the 400 block of Elmwood Avenue.

In closing down the establishment, the City cited Saturday’s shots fired incident that occurred outside the lounge.

Mayor Byron Brown reiterated that businesses that foster such behavior or disorderly conduct will be shut down.

The City recently closed Mango’z on Forest Avenue following an incident that happened outside of that club.