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Police investigate shooting and robbery in Geneva

Posted at: 12/04/2012 10:40 PM

Police in Geneva are investigating an apparent shooting and robbery. Two schools, which had night sporting events, were briefly placed in lockdown while police searched the area.

Geneva Police say someone reported hearing a gunshot and then saw a man. According to police, the man told the witness he was the victim of a robbery and had also been shot in the area of North Genesee Street near Gates Avenue.

The witness says the man ran past and got into a vehicle. Police searched the area for the victim and two suspects, but didn't find anyone. According to the investigation, police say the victim was shot in the leg.

Geneva Police are asking anyone with information to call 911.