Police identify man, 22, fatally shot on Lyell Avenue

Lyell Avenue, Rochester (Photo: Will Morgan/WHAM)

Rochester, N.Y. - Rochester Police are investigating a homicide that happened Monday night on Lyell Avenue.

Police said this happened near the intersection of Lyell Avenue near Child Streetaround 6:30 p.m.

Rochester Police officers arrived and found 22-year-old Anthony Lawson near the Lyell Avenue firehouse. Rochester firefighters assisted in providing first aid.

Lawson was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital, where he later died.

Police believe this is an isolated incident.

No suspects have been arrested.

The Rochester Police Department Major Crimes Unit is asking anyone with information to call them at 428-7157 or call 911.

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