Payton Gendron, 18, allegedly was recording with a camera affixed to his helmet and broadcasting to Twitch when he killed 10 people in a racially-motivated attack at a Tops Friendly Market, police and reports said.
The self-described white supremacist and anti-Semite said he had been planning the attack since January, targeting the Buffalo neighborhood for its high concentration of black people, and laid out detailed plans for his deadly assault.
Kathy Hochul slammed social media platforms in the wake of the on Saturday.
AP New York Gov.
Kathy Hochul said social media companies need to do a better job policing hateful content.
AP Law enforcement officials said that Gendron drove three and a half hours from his home in Conklin in Broome County to the Buffalo supermarket — which is located in a predominantly black neighborhood.