18-year-old killed, 3 hurt in Rochester parking lot shooting


ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A teenager was killed and three other people were wounded when gunfire erupted during a fight in a parking lot in Rochester, police said.

The shooting happened shortly before 1 a.m. in a parking lot outside a Walmart on Hudson Avenue, the Democrat and Chronicle reported.

An 18-year-old man was killed in the gunfire, Police Capt. Frank Umbrino told the newspaper.

The 18-year-old and three other people were taken by private vehicle to Rochester General Hospital, where the 18-year-old was pronounced dead, Umbrino said

His name was not immediately released.

A 43-year-old man suffered serious injuries, and a 23-year-old man and a 15-year-old girl suffered injuries not considered life-threatening, police said.

Police have made no arrests.

Hundreds of people were gathered in the parking lot when a fight broke out, police said. About 20 gunshots were fired from multiple weapons during the fight, they said. The store was closed at the time of the shooting.


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