Police investigate shooting in Rochester’s 19th Ward, no suspects in custody


(News 8 WROC file photo)

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Rochester police are investigating a shooting Saturday that occurred in the 19th Ward on the city’s southwest side.

Police say officers responded to the area of Genesee Street and Magnolia Avenue around 7:30 p.m. where they located a male and a female, both 18 years old.

Officers say the female had not been shot but had sustained injuries while fleeing the area of gunshots.

Police say the 18-year-olds were transported by ambulance to an area hospital where they are being treated with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say there are no suspects in custody at this time and urge anyone with any information to call 911.

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