18-year-old man shot on Ridgway Avenue Monday evening

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UPDATE: On Monday evening Rochester Police Officers responded to Ridgeway Avenue for the report of a person shot.  When they got there, officers found an 18-year-old man, a city resident, suffering from a gunshot to his lower body.  The victim was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital by ambulance for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.  The circumstances that led up this shooting are still under investigation, and anyone with information is asked to call 911. 

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – A large police presence in northwest Rochester has shut down part of Ridgeway Avenue.

This unfolded just before 5:45 p.m. near Dewey Avenue.

There are several police cars on scene and an ambulance could be seen leaving with the siren on.

News10NBC has a crew at the scene and will provide updates as soon as they become available.