Teen arrested in connection to July shooting in northwest Rochester
(THE MED CITY BEAT) - Police have arrested a teen in connection to a July 30 shooting in northwest Rochester.
KAAL-TV reports Aries Candler, 17, was arrested during a traffic stop yesterday afternoon. His 19-year-old girlfriend, who was also taken into custody, faces charges for aiding an offender.
Authorities had been searching for Candler for months. KTTC-TV reports police believe he shot a man in the face and then fled the scene. The victim's injuries were non-life threatening.
KIMT-TV reports Candler is being charged with first-degree aggravated robbery and second-degree assault.
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