Update: Three people injured following incident after high school basketball tournament
Posted at: 03/11/2013 11:22 AM
Three people were assaulted following a basketball game at the Blue Cross Arena on Saturday night.
Rochester Police tell News10NBC while officers were helping with dismissal of the game, they came across a person who was on the ground after being assaulted. At the same time, police found another victim across the street with a slash wound to his lower body. Investigators say a short time later, a third victim arrived at St. Mary’s Hospital with a minor stab wound to his lower body.
All three victims were treated and released from the hospital.
Police say all three individuals had attended the basketball game at the Blue Cross Arena and were confronted and assaulted by several male suspects after leaving the arena. Investigators are not sure what led up to the incident.
Police are asking anyone with information to call 911.