Gunman Kills One Officer, Critically Wounds Another in Rochester, NY

A police officer in Rochester, New York, was shot and killed, and another critically wounded after a gunman approached the two officers and opened fire on them about 9:15 pm Thursday

One officer was transported to Rochester General Hospital and another officer was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital. 

SWAT teams, Rochester police and members of the state police have been going door-to-door and searching areas adjacent to the scene of the shooting into early morning hours on Friday.

A press conference is scheduled for Friday at 8 a.m. Investigators say no other information will be released until the press conference.


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