Police investigate fatal shooting on Genesee Street in Rochester

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A man in his 20s died following a shooting on Genesee Street in Rochester Thursday.

Police were called to the scene on Genesee Street at Sawyer Street around 7 p.m. Investigators say 22-year-old Brandon McClary of Rochester was standing on the corner when an unspecified number of people armed with handguns walked up and shot him.

He was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital and later pronounced dead.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911, the Major Crimes Unit at 585-428-7157, Crime Stoppers at
585-423-9300, or email MajorCrimes@cityofrochester.gov.

The investigation is happening in the same area where two teenagers were shot on Saturday. Christopher Wood, 18, died in that shooting. A 14-year-old was injured.

News 8 has a crew on the scene of this developing story. Check back for updates.

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