Police ID man shot and killed on Lyell Avenue

Created: 05/01/2014 7:54 AM WHEC.com

Police have identified the man shot and killed on Lyell Avenue Wednesday afternoon as 29-year-old Alvin Metcalf of Rochester.

Police tells News10NBC they believe Metcalf was involved in an altercation in a Lyell Avenue parking lot and was shot. After he was a shot, a friend of the victim tried to take to him to the hospital for treatment but ended up stopping an ambulance on Brown Street for assistance.

Metcalf succumbed to his injuries at Strong Memorial Hospital.

No suspects are in custody at this time.

News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes your opinion and interaction on our website, but please remember to keep it clean. If you're advertising for another business, being profane, vulgar or slanderous your post will be deleted. By commenting on this website, you agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Use. Comments are not pre-screened before they posted.

Winter Weather Advisory

NY AREAS AFFECTED: Chemung; Northern Oneida; Onondaga; Southern Cayuga; Tompkins
Expires: 11/27/2014 6:00 AM


37° | 29°
  • Feels like: 30° F
  • Wind: ENE 8mph
  • Humidity: 76%
  • Thu Cloudy
    35° | 27°
  • Fri Considerable cloudiness
    31° | 26°
  • Sat More clouds than sun
    39° | 26°
  • Sun Afternoon showers
    49° | 35°