RPD: Two people shot, man arrested in NW Rochester shooting

Updated: November 14, 2019 03:45 PM
Created: November 14, 2019 05:48 AM

(ABC 6 News) - At around 4:18 a.m. Rochester Police Department, RPD received a call reporting 4 gunshots in the area of 3955 18th Avenue Northwest.

Captain Casey Moilanen with RPD says two Rochester men, a 20-year-old and a 25-year-old were found with at least one gunshot wound each, to the lower extremities of their body.


Officers responded with the assistance of the Olmsted County Sheriff's Department's K9 unit to track the suspect.

18-year-old Jaeden Adcox was tracked to the 1200 Block of 30th Street North West hiding under a house deck.

Capt. Moilanen says that from the initial phone call the suspect was arrested about an hour later at 5:20 a.m.

RPD canvassed the area looking for the gun allegedly used in the incident, which Capt. Moilanen says appears to have been a possible robbery.

It was confirmed at 9:12 a.m. Thursday that the weapon was found by an RPD K9.

Both of the victims were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening wounds.

UPDATE 6:00 a.m.:

(ABC 6 News) -  The Rochester Police Department has confirmed two people were shot in a parking lot.

Both people were taken to the hospital and are expected to survive.

The RPD says they have arrested a man in connection with the shooting.

They say he was found less than a mile from the location of the shooting. 

Police believe he is the only shooter.



A possible shooting has been reported in Northwest Rochester.

Officials have not released details on what happened but are still in the area near 18th Ave NW and 37th St NW.

ABC 6 News is on scene and will provide updates throughout the morning.

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