Mother fatally shot in Corn Hill neighborhood identified


ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Rochester police identified the homicide victim of the shooting that occurred on Friday, in the Corn Hill neighborhood.

31-year-old Rochester resident, Genuine Ridgeway, was shot and killed inside her vehicle. Her children — a 3-year-old and an 8-year-old — were in the backseat of the vehicle at the time of the shooting.

According to police, Ridgeway was pronounced dead at the scene, her children were not physically injured from the shooting.

There are currently no suspects in custody. Rochester police is conducting an investigation and is asking anybody with information to call 911.

This is a developing story. News 8 WROC will provide updates as they become available.

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