ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) — A worker at a smoke shop in the City of Rochester was shot after a robbery attempt on Friday.
Rochester police were called to the business on North Clinton Avenue at Avenue A just after 3:30 p.m. for the shooting.
Police say the victim, a 30-year-old woman, was shot in the torso during the apparent robbery attempt. She was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment, but police say her injuries are not life-threatening.
The incident is under investigation and anyone with information is asked to call 911.