2017 did not get off to a great start in the city of Buffalo! There were three murders on Sunday!

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The first murder happened just about an hour into 2017 around 1 a.m., according to WGRZ. A 22-year-old man was shot off Byrd Way, in what police believe was a dispute between him and another person.

The second murder of 2017 happened around 6:30 a.m., when a 25-year-old man was shot and killed on McNeeley Way. Detectives are investigating whether the two shootings were connected since they were in the same area.

The third murder happened on Gold Street at around 10:15 a.m. on Sunday. A woman was shot and killed in that incident!

Also, a 24-year-old man was shot on Niagara Street, near the Acqua, around 1:40 a.m. The victim is listed in critical condition.

If you have any information about any of these incidents, contact the Buffalo Police confidential tip line at 716-847-2255.

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