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Shooting at Thruway Lanes Leaves Three People Wounded

By WBFO News

Cheektowaga, NY – Police are looking for a man who shot and wounded three people at the entrance to a Cheektowaga bowling alley.

The shooting occurred around 11:45 p.m. Sunday when an apparent argument broke out in the parking lot at Thruway Lanes.

Police say three people were wounded, none of them seriously, when the man opened fire with a shotgun. Two other people were injured by flying glass.

Cheektowaga police say 250 teenagers were attending the bowling alley's "teen night."

Police say the gunman fled the scene after the shooting.

"At this point, we believe (the suspect) is a black male with a red hoodie," Cheektowaga Police Captain James Morath said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cheektowaga police department.