A 17-year-old male has been shot in Rochester, New York
Police and security operatives are already at the scene of the incident.
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Similarly, in the early May 2020 a Rochester man faced charges following a shooting on the city’s west side.
Police arrested and charged 20-year-old Keron Kearse Jr. with second-degree assault and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon.
Officers responded to Lenox Street just before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday for the report of a person shot. Investigators determined the scene was on the 500 block of Frost Avenue.
Officers found a 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his lower body. He was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Kearse Jr. is in the Monroe County Jail awaiting arraignment in Rochester City Court.