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Man arrested for attempted murder after shooting woman on Potomac Street

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A Rochester man was arrested after a woman was shot on Thursday evening.

55-year-old Isaac Wynn was charged with:

  • attempted murder in the second degree
  • assault in the first degree
  • criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree
  • criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree

According to the Rochester Police Department, around 5:14 p.m. officers responded to a home on Potomac Street for the report of a woman shot. Upon arrival, officers found a 45-year-old city resident who was shot several times in the torso. The woman was taken to the University of Rochester Medical Center and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

At 5:20 p.m. the Gates Police Department responded to Trabold Road for a single-vehicle accident. Officers located the driver hiding in a field with a loaded handgun nearby. Upon investigation the officers determine the person involved in the crash was also involved in the shooting.

Wynn was booking into the Monroe County Jail and will be arraigned in the Rochester City Court.

Details are limited at this time.

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

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