NY Man Zahr Butler ID’d As Victim In Friday Morning Rochester Fatal Shooting

MONROE COUNTY, NY. (THECOUNT) — Zahr Butler of Rochester, New York, has been identified as the victim in a Friday morning fatal shooting in Monroe County.

Butler, 21, was killed in a shooting near Rochester early Friday morning.

According to reports, Butler was found suffering from gunshot wounds in the 100 block of Ok Terrace near the Avenue D Recreation Center in Rochester around 1 a.m.

Police say, the deadly incident occurred after officers disbursed a large gathering in the area.

Butler was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot injuries.

No suspect or motive information was provided by police.

Anyone with possible information should call 911.

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Geo quick facts: Monroe County is a county in the Finger Lakes region of New York, in the United States. The county is along Lake Ontario’s southern shore. As of 2019, Monroe County’s population was 741,770, a decrease since the 2010 census. Its county seat and largest city is the city of Rochester – Wikipedia.

IN Man Bryce Hershberger ID’d As Victim In Monday Night Nappanee Fatal Motorcycle Collision

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, IN. (THECOUNT) — Bryce Lydell Hershberger, of Rochester, Indiana, has been identified as the victim in a Monday night motorcycle collision in Kosciusko County.

Hershberger, 26, was killed Monday night in a motorcycle crash involving a vehicle near Nappanee.

According to reports, Hershberger was operating a Yamaha R6 motorcycle on CR-1000 near CR-1200 in Nappanee, when the bike came into contact with a Chrysler Town and Country minivan, operated by 69-year-old Osceola woman, Kathryn Miller around 6 p.m. Monday.

Miller was uninjured in the collision.

Hershberger was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Kosciusko County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. Census 2010 recorded the population at 77,358. The county seat is Warsaw. The county was formed in 1836. It was named after the Polish general Tadeusz Kościuszko who served in the American Revolutionary War and then returned to Poland – Wikipedia.

Rochester Christian School On Lockdown Massive Police Presence Thursday

PENFIELD, NY. (THECOUNT) — Police have arrived in numbers at Rochester Christian School in Penfield, New York, on Thursday, according to report.

The school was placed on lockdown as police investigate an active incident.

The school is on lock down while Monroe County Sheriff’s Office investigates the area, reports RochesterFirst.

The school is located at 260 Embury Rd, in Rochester, NY.

Injuries are unknown at this time.

No further information was provided at this time.

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Geo quick Facts: Penfield is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. The population was 36,242 at the 2010 census. The town was incorporated in 1810 by the proprietor, Daniel Penfield, who purchased the town lands in 1795 and moved to the area in 1809. His house still stands at 1784 Penfield Road – Wikipedia.

Superintendent Dade Issues Statement After Rochester Edison Career & Tech HS Student Collapses Dies ‘During PE’

ROCHESTER, NY. (THECOUNT) — Superintendent Terry Dade has released a statement Tuesday afternoon following a Edison Career and Technology High School student’s sudden death.

The student, who was not immediately identified, died after collapsing for unknown reasons at Edison Career and Technology High School on Tuesday.

Rochester City School District officials said the student, who was a boy, collapsed during a physical education class.

Staff members ran in to help him immediately and called medical personnel.

The student was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Parents were notified via robocall about the incident.

School officials did not have any information about the exact cause of the student’s death.

It is with a heavy heart that I must tell you of the passing of a member of our school family. A student at Edison Tech High School has passed away. He was attending a physical education class today where he collapsed for unknown reasons. He was then taken to the hospital where he tragically passed away. The District’s crisis team has responded to the school, and will be helping to support students and staff as they process their grief. This support will continue as long as necessary. I ask that you keep this student’s family in your thoughts and prayers. There is no greater tragedy than the loss of a child, and I know that our entire community joins me in expressing condolences, reports WHAM.

The school is located at, 655 Colfax St in Rochester, NY.

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Geo quick facts: Rochester is a city on Lake Ontario, in New York State. Old industrial buildings cluster near the Genesee River’s High Falls. A vast collection of toys and dolls forms the core of the Strong National Museum of Play. The George Eastman Museum, on the early-1900s estate of the Kodak founder, has photography exhibits, film archives and gardens. Rochester Museum & Science Center has hands-on displays and a planetarium – wikipedia.

Missing NY Man Samuel Ortiz ID’d As Body Found Over The Weekend In Rochester Garage

Rochester, NY. (THECOUNT) — The body discovered in a New York garage over the weekend has been identified as a missing Rochester man, Samuel Ortiz.

Samuel Ortiz, 39, was reported missing on July 6 around 11 p.m. at Cam’s Pizza on East Avenue.

Police say they received a report of a dead body in a garage on Lakeview Park.

Police discovered Ortiz’ body around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, and announced Tuesday morning that he had been identified as Ortiz, reports RochesterFirst.

A few days later after he was reported missing, Ortiz’s SUV was found engulfed in flames in Florida.

A cause or manner of death was not provided.

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Geo quick facts: Rochester is a city on Lake Ontario, in New York State. Old industrial buildings cluster near the Genesee River’s High Falls. A vast collection of toys and dolls forms the core of the Strong National Museum of Play. The George Eastman Museum, on the early-1900s estate of the Kodak founder, has photography exhibits, film archives and gardens. Rochester Museum & Science Center has hands-on displays and a planetarium – wikipedia.

MN Man Al Dashow ID’d As Victim Killed Outside Rochester Cub Foods Wednesday In Police-Involved Tasing

ROCHESTER, MN. (THECOUNT) — Albert Thomas Dashow, of Rochester, Minnesota, has been identified as the suspect who died in a police-involved incident outside of Cub Foods Wednesday night.

“Al” Dashow, 39, died as officers were attempting to apprehending a suspect. Officers said they not use their weapons, however clarified later saying a taser is indeed consider a weapon.

In a release, the medical examiner said they have not determined the cause and manner of death pending additional investigation and that the BCA and Rochester Police are still investigating, reports KAALTV.

The release states that additional information, including the names of the officers involved, will be released by the BCA once initial interviews are complete and that the officers have not submitted statements to the BCA at this time.

Geo quick facts: Rochester is a city in southern Minnesota. It’s the birthplace of renowned healthcare organization the Mayo Clinic. The complex includes the landmark 1928 Plummer Building. On the outskirts, Mayowood is the 1911 estate of clinic co-founder Dr. Charles Mayo. The early-20th-century Plummer House has period furnishings and sprawling grounds. Rochester Art Center has contemporary art shows and views of the Zumbro River – wikipedia.

HALF DOZEN Notre Dame Football Players ARRESTED Friday Night

Notre Dame cornerback Ashton White, starting safety Max Redfield, wide receiver Kevin Stepherson Jr., linebacker Te’von Coney, Dexter Williams, and cornerback Devin Butler, were all arrested Friday night.

The first five Notre Dame football players mentioned above were arrested after a traffic stop by Indiana State Police. Cops say they found marijuana and a loaded handgun in the players’ car. The sixth player, Butler, was arrested after being observed shoving a woman outside a club and then punching a police officer who arrived on scene.

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State Police said a trooper stopped a car Friday night in Fulton County about 35 miles south of South Bend for speeding. Continue reading