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Rochester Police ID man and woman shot on Depew Street Sunday

Posted at: 03/26/2013 10:12 AM

Rochester Police have released the names of the man and woman who were shot late Sunday night on Depew Street.

News10NBC is told 20-year-old Mike Watkins, of Rochester, was shot multiple times in his lower body around 10:30 p.m. on Depew Street, off Chili Avenue. He is currently in critical condition at Strong Memorial Hospital.

At the same time, a second call came in for another person shot. Police say 22-year-old Taryn Duval had been shot in her lower body. Police believe the shooting happened at the same location as the first shooting.  She was taken to Strong Hospital where she was treated and released.

Police say a group had been gathered for a vigil being held for the victim of the homicide, 36-year-old Demetrius Everett, who was shot and killed on Depew Street Saturday night.  Investigators are not saying if the shootings are related or if they are connected to the homicide.