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Two double shootings sent four people to hospitals in Rochester



Rochester, New York — Wednesday two double shootings sent four people to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

The first shooting happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. on Rauber Street near North Clinton Avenue.

According to police, two men were driven from the scene to Rochester General Hospital in a private vehicle.

Police were called to the area of Dewey Avenue at Magee Avenue for another shooting, shortly after 8:00 p.m..

A 32-year-old man and a 24-year-old man were transported to Strong Memorial Hospital in a private vehicle with gunshot wounds.

Wednesday evening police said both were listed in stable condition.

Those double shootings followed a fatal shooting on Lamont Place, which took the life of 19-year-old Christian Santiago.

Another shooting Wednesday morning caused the Aquinas Institute to activate lockout protocols for a brief period of time.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911.