14-year-old boy shot on Brown Street

Updated: 01/26/2014 6:54 PM
Created: 01/26/2014 12:48 PM WHEC.com

Rochester Police say a 14-year-old boy was shot on the city's west side Sunday morning.

Police say they were called to Essex Street, off Brown Street, just before 11 a.m. for a report of a shooting. When units arrived on scene, they say officers found a 14-year-old boy who had been shot in the mid-body.

He was taken by Rural/Metro ambulance to Strong Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police say the victim said he was walking on Brown Street near Rite-Aid when he heard a gun shot and was hit. He then ran to Essex Street afterwards.

The investigation is still underway, News10NBC will continue to track it and bring you updates when they are available.

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