Teen recovering after shooting in Parma, juvenile charged with assault



PARMA, N.Y. (WROC) — Monroe County Sheriff’s Office officials say a teen is recovering and a juvenile has been charged after a shooting in Parma Thursday.

Officials say the 17-year-old was found on Huffer Road in Parma around 2:45 p.m. with an apparent gunshot wound to his arm and abdomen.

Deputies later located the suspect hiding in a nearby field. The suspect, a juvenile whose name is not being released, was taken into custody without further incident. The juvenile was charged with first degree assault, arraigned, and then released with a alter court appearance scheduled.

The victim was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


PARMA, N.Y. (WROC) — One person was shot in Parma Thursday afternoon.

It all happened just before 3 p.m. on Huffner Road. Officials say the alleged shooter fled the scene but was later found in a nearby field. The victim is expected to be okay.

The roads there are currently shut down as deputies process the scene. They say there is no threat to the public.

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

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