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UPDATE: RPD Says 2 Guns Used During Shooting; Victim Recovering

UPDATE: RPD Says 2 Guns Used During Shooting; Victim Recovering

June 24, 2019 09:47 AM

(ABC 6 News) -- Rochester Police believe two guns were used during a shooting over the weekend in southeast Rochester. 

Rochester Police Lieutenant Frank Ohm said investigators found multiple shell casings from two different caliber guns. 

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Lieutenant Ohm said after using a drone and a K-9 officer to search for a suspect and more evidence, officers were unable to find a suspect or the guns used in the shooting. Officers said this is an ongoing investigation. 

Lieutenant Ohm said the 23-year-old victim, who lives elsewhere in Rochester was shot twice in the parking lot of the Andover Park Apartments late Saturday night. 

According to a police report, the victim was taken to the emergency room and underwent surgery and is now recovering.

Officers said they are also trying to figure out a motive. 

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In Rochester, a man is recovering in hospital after being shot twice.

The incident happened just before 11 p.m. on Saturday near the Andover Park Apartments on 8 ½ Street SE.

According to police, witnesses reported hearing four to five gunshots from the direction of the apartments.

When officers arrived, they found the victim; 23-year-old Antonio Johnson, who had been shot in the leg and upper back. He was taken to the hospital.

Police have not said if they have a suspect or suspects in the incident.

More information is expected to be released on Monday.

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