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27 Rowley St. owner specializes in addictions
by Jane Flasch
Rochester, N.Y. -- Property records show the Rowley Street home, that has been the scene of an investigation throughout the day Thursday, is owned by Doctor William Lewek.
Police have not said what, if any, connection he has to the police investigation.
Dr. Lewek is a psychiatrist who moved in Rochester from Texas and has practiced here since 1982.
More recently he has specialized in the treatment of people with addictions.
Rowley Street is near Park Avenue and located in a residential neighborhood. Patients say Dr. Lewek practices out of his home.
Carol Lovel says she has been a patient of Leweks for 14 years.
I came down this street and theres so much taped off and I didnt know, she said. I asked the policeman, I said Ive got an appointment and he said not today.
Dr. Lewek served his residency at Strong Memorial Hospital. He sometimes volunteered to teach at the University of Rochester Medical Center but is not paid by the university.