The victim had been shot at least once in the torso with a BB gun.
A person was hospitalized after being shot with a BB gun on Portland Avenue on Sunday morning.
According to the Rochester Police Department, officers had responded to 540 Portland Avenue around 6:12 a.m. on Sunday for a reported person stabbed. Upon arrival, however, they found a victim who had not been stabbed but instead had been shot at least once in the torso with a BB gun.
The victim, who has not been identified, was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The investigation is ongoing.