Man dead after being found shot in apartment building on Lake Avenue in Rochester

Crime

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Rochester police are investigating after a man was found shot in an apartment building overnight.

Officials say officers responded around midnight to the building at 633 Lake Avenue for a report of a man who had been shot,

Once on scene at the multi-family dwelling, officers found a 25-year-old man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to his upper body, police say.

Authorities say life-saving measures were unsuccessful and the man was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim has not yet been identified.

Police say this appears to be an insolated incident with no risk to the public or nearby neighbors.

No suspects are in custody at this time and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.


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

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