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RPD: Man taken into custody after shots fired on Lexington Ave.

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — One man was taken into custody and eight people were detained from a home Sunday morning on Lexington Avenue and Tacoma Street after shots were fired in the area, according to the Rochester Police Department. (RPD) RPD officers were in the area of Lexington Ave....

Tops Invests $1.4M For Store Renovation In Avon, NY

Tops Friendly Markets will hold a grand reopening of its store Jan. 31 at 600 Dream Valley Blvd. in Avon, New York. This store serves a cross population of the community and allows for convenient access for those attending Geneseo College or enjoying nearby attractions. This renovation marks the 29th location recently updated with a new look and a renewed focus on fresh departments.

Rochester in Focus: Jan. 29, 2023

This week on Rochester in Focus, we spoke with Trooper Mark O’Donnell from the New York State Police Department on the disappointing participation for the entrance exam this year and their further efforts for recruitment. We also got to speak with some of the award winners from this year’s...

Four arrested for Starbucks robbery

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Four people were arrested Friday, after a robbery at a Penfield Starbucks. According to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, a car with four people inside pulled up to the Rt. 441 Starbucks at 2:42 p.m. Investigators say the suspects robbed an employee at the drive-through window, then fled the scene. Police […]

Rochester police investigating homicide near gas station

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Rochester police are investigating a homicide on the city's northeast side Friday night. Police responded to 1416 Culver Road around 9 p.m. for the report of a shooting. When officers arrived they found evidence of a shooting, but no victim. Soon after, officers responded to Rochester...

First Alert Forecast: Relatively mild for the last Sunday of January, but it will not last

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – A warm front will slowly approach Western New York over the next 24 hours. Low pressure moving along the front will help produce more precipitation for Rochester. However, once again, relatively mild temperatures will keep a mixed precipitation across the area for Sunday. In fact, much of the day will be mainly rain, before changing to wet snow later in the afternoon. This front will once again push south which will usher in much colder weather which will arrive for the last few days of January.

One dead, one injured in Rush crash

One person is dead after a car crash on East Henrietta Road in Rush on Wednesday, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. The crash occurred about 4:30 p.m. A Toyota traveling south on the road lost control, swerving into the other lane and striking a Mazda that was traveling north, deputies said. The driver of the Mazda was pronounced dead at the scene and the operator of the Toyota was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Rochester mom pleads not guilty to murdering 1-year-old son

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The mother accused of brutalizing her two children – one of whom died – pleaded not guilty in court Friday morning. Bryasia Love, 26, has been charged with second-degree murder and second-degree assault. During her arraignment Friday, someone in the courtroom shouted, “Baby killer.”