Police investigate fatal shooting on Harris Street in Rochester

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A man is dead after a shooting in Rochester Monday evening.

According to investigators, officers were called to Harris Street at Avenue D around 5:15 p.m. for a report of shots fired.

Police say 28-year-old Jamen Balkum of Rochester suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was driven from the scene to Rochester General Hospital in a private vehicle.

Balkum was pronounced dead Monday evening.

Harris Street was closed from Avenue B to Avenue D for the investigation.

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

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