50-year-old shot Saturday near Rogers Avenue

[anvplayer video=”5153426″ station=”998131″]

ROCHESTER, N.Y. A 50-year-old man is recovering after being shot Saturday morning near Rogers Avenue.

Around 8 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the area of Rogers Avenue and Haloid Street for the report of shots fired. Police say that witnesses claim to have heard gunshots and seen a dark-colored vehicle leaving the scene.

Officers found the victim with at least one gunshot wound to his torso on Haloid Street. Police say the man’s injuries do not appear to be serious.

The number of shooting incidents in the city of Rochester this year is approaching 300, according to RPD’s Open Data Portal. This is an ongoing investigation, and anyone with information is asked to call police.