Man Shot on Jefferson Avenue, Several People Detained

Man Shot on Jefferson Avenue, Several People Detained

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Several people were detained during a traffic stop in connection with a late night shooting Wednesday in Rochester, according to authorities.

A 42-year-old Rochester man was shot in the lower body on Jefferson Avenue shortly before 11 p.m., police said. The man was taken from the scene to Strong Memorial Hospital and is expected to be OK.

Police detained several people in connection with the shooting during a traffic stop shortly afterward. Police are continuing to investigate.