Buffalo NY Mass Shooting Suspect Payton Gendron Appears In Court After Deadly Supermarket Attack

A teenage gunman wearing military gear and livestreaming with a helmet camera opened fire with a rifle at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket in what authorities described as “racially motived violent extremism,” killing 10 people and wounding three others Saturday before he surrendered, authorities said.

The gunman has opened fire at a supermarket in a Black neighbourhood in the US city of Buffalo, killing ten people in what authorities called an act of “racially motivated violent extremism”. Three others were wounded in the attack at the Tops Friendly Market on Saturday.

The suspect Payton Gendron, of Conklin, a New York state community about 200 miles (320 kilometers) southeast of Buffalo, has opened fire at a supermarket in a Black neighbourhood in the US city of Buffalo, killing ten people in what authorities called an act of “racially motivated violent extremism”.

Three others were wounded in the attack at the Tops Friendly Market on Saturday. Gendron has now been arraigned on a charge of first degree murder, which carries a sentence of life without parole. He is being held without bail.

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