2 teens killed, 14 others injured after shooting in New York

Posted at 2:14 PM, Sep 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-20 14:14:52-04

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — The city of Rochester, New York, is dealing with more trauma after a shooting at a backyard party killed two teenagers and injured 14 others.

Police Capt. Frank Umbrino said 19-year-olds Jaquayla Young and Jarvis Alexander, died in the shooting that began just after 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

The others wounded have injuries not considered to be life-threatening. No arrests have been announced.

Police believe Young and Alexander were not the intended targets.

The shooting comes as the city in Western New York has been rocked by the police suffocation death of Black man Daniel Prude.