Editor’s note (10/24) This article has been updated with the latest investigation information from the Rochester Police Department.

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A 50-year-old city Rochester man was hospitalized after being shot near Champlain Street just after midnight Wednesday.

According to Rochester police, officers were led to the 400 block of Champlain Street for the report of a person shot. There they said they located a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

Investigators determined the shooting actually occurred on the 400 block of Jefferson Avenue.

The victim was transported to Strong Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigators identified 38-year-old Brian Jones as the suspect. On October 21, Jones was taken into custody on Tremont Street in Rochester.

At the time of arrest, police said he was in possession of a 9mm Glock handgun loaded with 167 rounds.

He was transported to Monroe County Jail and arraigned in Rochester City Court.


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