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Police: Man killed, woman injured in double shooting

January 2, 2019

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Police in Rochester say a man is dead in a shooting that authorities are calling the city’s first homicide of 2019.

Police say they were called to a city street early Tuesday for reports of a shooting. Responding officers found a man dead at the scene and a 29-year-old woman with a gunshot wound to the upper body.

Authorities on Wednesday morning identified the man as 30-year-old Arthur Stevens, of Rochester, and the woman as Lisa Johnson, also of Rochester.

Officials say Johnson was treated at a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries and released.

Police are investigating the shooting.

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