Two Charged in Lewiston Shooting


Lewiston, NY (WBEN) Niagara County Sheriff's deputies announce the arrests of two suspects in connection with a home invasion early Sunday morning.

Lewiston Chief Frank Previte of Lewiston Police said the shootout happened shortly before 5 a.m. Sunday on Mt. Hope Road on the Tuscarora Indian Reservation. The homeowner told police he exchanged gunfire with three armed people who entered his home and they fled in a car.

The investigation is continuing by the Niagara County Sheriff's Office and the Lewiston Police Department.