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Lockdown lifted at Niagara Falls City Hall following nearby shooting

The City of Niagara Falls says the shooting took place between two vehicles on Pine Avenue.

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. — The Niagara Falls City Hall was briefly placed in lockdown Tuesday morning following a shooting between two vehicles on Pine Avenue. 

The City of Niagara Falls announced the closure just after 9:30 a.m. and said the shooting took place on Pine Avenue between 7th and 10th streets.

One car has been apprehended, but the other car is still at large, according to a city spokesperson. 

Niagara Falls police reports there was only one shooter. An investigation is ongoing, but the police report it appears one female shot at another female. No one was hurt. 

Out of an abundance of caution, City Hall was placed on lockdown around 9:15. The lockdown was lifted around 9:45.

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