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1 dead, 6 injured after Gates shooting

Sat, April 25, 2015 11:07 AM | NYGIA (Administrator)


Gates, N.Y. - A chaotic scene erupted after one person was killed and at least six more were injured after a shooting early Saturday morning at a bar in the town of Gates.

According to police, the shooting happened around 1 a.m. inside the Gates Pub on Hinchey Road near Chili Avenue after an argument inside the pub escalated.

Officers on scene say six to seven people have been taken to local hospitals. The injuries of the victims range from minor to serious injuries, according to Gates Police Chief James VanBrederode.

One 37-year-old man was found dead at the scene. Six others were shot, some multiple times.

Police say at least one shooter was involved, but have not ruled out the possibility of multiple shooters.

Multiple people are being questioned in connection with the shooting, including at least one person of interest.

No word yet on what the motive may have been behind the shooting.

Police have not yet released the identities of any victims, injured or deceased.

Gates Police Department is investigating the incident with help from Rochester, Ogden and Greece Police Departments, as well as the Monroe County Sheriff's Off

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