Vigil to be held for victims of Lyell Ave. double shooting

Posted at: 09/07/2013 10:36 AM

Members of the community along with friends and family will be holding a vigil Saturday night for the victims of the Saratoga and Lyell Avenue shooting this past Thursday.

During that shooting, police say 22-year-old Raheem Williams, of Rochester, was standing in front of 185 Lyell Avenue when the suspect rode by on a bike and began shooting at him. Williams was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where he later died from his injuries. Police say 37-year-old David Campbell was standing on the corner of Lyell and Saratoga Avenues and was hit by a bullet that was intended for Williams. Campbell was treated and released from Strong Hospital.

That vigil will be held at 7 p.m. at the scene of the shooting on Lyell and Saratoga Avenues.