China News Service, May 16th. On the 14th local time, a mass shooting occurred in Buffalo, New York, USA.
According to a report by CNN on the 15th, before the incident, the suspect, Payton Gendron, monitored the neighborhood and supermarket where the incident occurred, and targeted the crime by zip code.
On May 14, local time, a mass shooting occurred at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, USA, killing at least 10 people and injuring three others.
Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said the suspect in the city's mass supermarket shooting, Peyton Kindron, had been monitoring the community ahead of the incident, which was part of his planned attack, according to reports.
"From the reports I've heard, he's been here for several days, and he's really been monitoring the neighborhood, surveying the supermarket, and actually talking to some people in the area," Brown said.
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said investigators believe the gunmen surveyed the area and "targeted the busiest times in the busiest places," the report said.
Hochuer also said the suspects targeted by zip code and that the area had the highest concentration of African-Americans within a few hours' drive.
According to CNN, what Hochuer revealed was consistent with a previous manifesto posted online: An author who claimed to be Gendron said, "The ZIP code of 14208 in Buffalo has the highest percentage of African Americans, which is far from my The place to live is very close.”
According to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2020 American Community Survey, 78 percent of the ZIP code, including the supermarket's zip code 14208, is African American.
It is in the top 2 percent of the U.S. with the highest percentage of African-Americans and the highest percentage of African-Americans of any zip code in upstate New York.
By comparison, the zip code of Conklin, where the suspect lived, was 89 percent white and 0.4 percent black.
On the 14th local time, a mass shooting occurred in Buffalo, New York, USA, killing at least 10 people and injuring 3 others. Among the victims were 11 African Americans.
At present, the suspect, 18-year-old white male Jindron, has been arrested. According to federal law, the investigation of the case will focus on hate crimes and extreme violent crimes caused by racism.Keywords: