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Teen Shot on North Genesee Street in Geneva


12:05 A.M. UPDATE: 

A 19 year old man is expected to recover after being shot in the city of Geneva Saturday. Police were called to a home on North Genesee Street at around 5 p.m. and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim is a resident of the city of Geneva and was taken to Strong Memorial Hosptial and is listed in stable condition.

Investigators believe the shooting was an isolated incident and there is no threat to the community. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding Saturday’s incident is urged to contact Geneva Police at (315) 828-6771 or Detective Steve Vine at (315) 828-6784. All information can remain anonymous.

The Geneva Police Department was assisted by the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office and State Police.

8:30 p.m. (4/14) UPDATE: 

A teenage boy was shot at a Geneva home on North Genesee Street near Avenue E late Saturday afternoon. It’s still unclear if the boy was shot inside or outside the home.   The boy was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital.

Police blocked off the area near Club 86 for several hours and waited for a state police S.W.A.T. team to arrive.

Family members were asked to leave their upstairs apartment. The mother of the victim became upset with the police because they were keeping the family out of the apartment.

As of 8:30 pm, police were still collecting evidence from the street in front of the home.

There are no suspects in custody. Anyone with information is asked to call Geneva Police.

All Photos by Greg Cotterill

Police blocked off North Genesee Street from Wilber Ave. near Papa Joe’s to Avenue E near Club 86.

Police interview family members after they were escorted out of the apartment.

The victim’s mother arguing with police because the family was not being allowed back into the apartment


There is a heavy police presence on North Genesee Street in the city of Geneva. Geneva Police, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office and New York State Police are all on scene at this time. Avenue E to Avenue D is closed at this time while police investigate.

This is a developing story and we will bring you more information as it is made available.

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