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Sphere Co-Owner Responds to Recent Violence

By Joyce Kryszak

Buffalo, NY – A shooting downtown on New Year's Eve left more than the six victims with lasting scars. The shooting occurred outside a theatre district nightclub, the Sphere.

Now, the three year-old business venture -- and the theatre district's reputation have been wounded. WBFO's Joyce Kryszak reached Mike Slyder, a co-owner of the club, by phone in Florida. Click the "listen" icon above to hear their conversation.