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Rochester Police investigate homicide at apartment complex

Tape reading 'Crime scene do not cross' in front of a blurry police car
Max Schulte
Crime scene tape.

Rochester Police are investigating a homicide at an apartment complex in the city’s southwest neighborhood.

RPD says at about 12:30 a.m. on Friday, they were called to a high-rise complex at 150 Van Auker St. for the report of a person shot in the hallway on the 9th floor.

Police say that when they got there, they found a 22-year-old man in the hallway suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was rushed to the hospital and pronounced dead shortly after arrival.

Investigators and technicians were expected to remain at that scene for several hours on Friday morning.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or CrimeStoppers at 585-423-9300.

Randy Gorbman is WXXI's director of news and public affairs. Randy manages the day-to-day operations of WXXI News on radio, television, and online.