Batavia Police investigate shooting

BATAVIA, NY--  Batavia Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday afternoon. 

Police were called to Evan Street near Watson for what started out as a fight, but ended with one person being shot. 

The victim was shot in the hand and abdomen.  He was taken to ECMC by Mercy Flight and is in stable condition.

Police arrested Tyshawn King and charged him with attempted murder and assault. He was arraigned in court and remanded to the Genesee County Jail with no bail. 

Police have not identified the victim, or the motive for the shooting. 

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact them at their confidential tipline at:  585-345-6370 or Detective Wottaszczyk at: 585-345-6357.

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