BUFFALO, N.Y. — Two of the three victims that survived Saturday's mass shooting at the Jefferson Ave. at Tops Friendly Markets location are home recovering, according to ECMC spokesperson Peter Cutler.
Spectrum News 1 has confirmed that one of those recovering is 20-year-old Zaire Goodman, the son of Zeneta Everhart, a staffer at State Sen. Tim Kennedy’s Office.
A third person who remains at ECMC remains in stable condition.
On Saturday, 18-year-old Payton S. Gendron, of Conklin, New York, while wearing military gear and livestreaming with a helmet camera, opened fire with a rifle at the Jefferson Ave. Tops Friendly Markets location, killing 10 people and wounding three others Saturday in what authorities described as “racially motivated violent extremism.”
Police said he shot 11 Black victims and two who were white before surrendering to police.
According to Erie County District Attorney John Flynn and the district attorney's office, the suspect was arraigned on a first-degree murder charge Saturday evening in Buffalo City Court and was remanded without bail.