ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WIVB/WROC) – Rochester Police Chief Michael Ciminelli has reported that Officer Jeremy Nash is in stable condition after being shot on North Street on Saturday night.
According to Ciminelli, Officer Nash, who is a Batavia High School graduate, was responding to another call when the shooting happened.
During the media briefing on Sunday morning, Ciminelli was asked if Nash has been targeted in the attack. Ciminelli said police are investigating that as a possibility.
Ciminelli said the Rochester Police Department has finished the tactical portion of their operation and that they believe the area to be safe.
At this point there is still no suspect in custody but Ciminelli said the investigation to identify and apprehend any perpetrator continues and intensifies.
Police ask anyone with information to call 911 or Crime Stoppers at 585-423-9300.