RPD: Investigation continues on Rochester’s third homicide Saturday

Crime

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A Rochester man succumbed to his injuries following a shooting in the area of Athens Street and Harris Street on Saturday.

Officers with the Rochester Police Department were called to the scene of the incident around 11:20 a.m. Upon their arrival, officials located a man in his 30s who had been shot multiple times.

AMR transported the victim to Strong Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

This shooting marked the city’s fourth homicide of the weekend with 2021 already named the deadliest year on record for Rochester.

According to police, there are no suspects in custody at this time.


Check back with News 8 WROC as we will continue to update this developing story.

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