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Arrest made in shooting of 11-year-old
Rochester, N.Y. - A Rochester man has been arrested in connection to a shooting that injured two people, including an 11-year-old boy on Sunday.
Rochester Police said Michael McMurty, 19, was identified by a Wilson Magnet High School resource officer with assistance by the schools security staff. McMurty faces criminal possession of a weapon, assault, and reckless endangerment charges.
The shooting happened around 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The 11-year-old and 29-year-old Quentin Singletary were shot shortly after exiting a mini-mart near the intersection of Chili Avenue and Thurston Road.
Earlier this week police arrested Singletary, and Dominique Williams, 27, in connection with the crime.
Singletary was charged with criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree. Police said Singletary took part in the gun exchange that got him and the boy shot. Singletary got hit in the upper body and is expected to survive.
Dominique Williams, 27, was also arrested, charged with criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree. Williams was not at the shooting scene but police said officers later recovered the gun inside the home she shares with Singletary.
The 11-year-old boy is expected to fully recover.