# 2022 buffalo shooting
Buffalo Shooter Charged With 26 Counts of Hate Crimes
Payton Gendron is Detained following the mass shooting on May 14NYPOST. The race fueled massacre of 10 Black Americans occurred not too long ago on May 14, 2022. The mass shooter, Payton Gendron, was only 18 years old at the time of his shooting. Payton is a white male who catalogued his hate for Black Americans and spewed racist extremist comments online. Confirmed by police, his shooting at Buffalo was in fact race-fueled and now, the courts have agreed.