ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A Rochester teen and woman are recovering after a shooting on Avenue D Thursday night, according to the Rochester Police Department.
Rochester police responded to the area just after 8 p.m. When they arrived on scene, they found two victims who had been shot.
One victim was a 14-year-old Rochester male who was shot at least once in the lower body. The second victim was a Rochester woman, 36. Police said she sustained a shrapnel graze wound in her lower body.
According to RPD, both victims were hospitalized for non-life-threatening injuries. They add the woman initially refused to be transported, but drove herself to Rochester General Hospital.
Officers say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call 911.