Man shot and killed on Wilkins Street

Updated: 03/31/2014 10:35 PM
Created: 03/31/2014 1:52 PM WHEC.com

Rochester Police are on the scene of a homicide on the city’s east side.

The shooting happened around noon Monday on Wilkins Street.

Police say 27-year-old, Sir-Cordae Hightower, suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body. He was transported to Rochester General Hospital where he later died. 

No one is in custody at this time and police continue to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

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