NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y.-- Niagara Falls police say Ladrae Walker, 26, of Niagara Falls, is dead after a shooting Tuesday afternoon.

Police were called to Niagara Falls Memorial Hospital's emergency room around 3 p.m. for the report of a gunshot victim. When officers arrived, they learned Walker was shot once to the chest and died at the ER.

Investigators searched for evidence in the 2800 block of Highland Avenue Tuesday afternoon.

If you have any information about this homicide, Niagara Falls police ask that you contact them at 716-286-4553 or at 716-286-4711.