Police investigate suspects’ connection to shots fired into Rochester home

ROCHESTER N.Y. (WHEC) — Rochester police are investigating four people who they arrested on weapons charges for a possible role in firing shots into a house on Monday morning.

RPD responded to reports of shots fired at 2:30 a.m. and found that multiple bullets struck an occupied home on Bernard Street with a 14-year-old inside. None of the occupants were injured.

While investigating the crime, officers pulled over a vehicle that they said contained an illegal handgun. All four people in that vehicle were taken to Monroe County Jail and charged with criminal possession of a weapon. RPD is still trying to determine if the suspects they arrested had a connection to the shots fired into the house.

The four people charged with criminal possession of a weapon are:

  • Douglas Harris, age 23
  • Princeston Williams, age 30
  • Sharqois Bennett, age 22
  • Juliany Canales, age 24