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5:54 am
Mon July 1, 2013

RPD Officer Shot in Exchange With Murder Suspect Released From Hospital

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The Rochester Police Officer who was injured in a shooting on North Goodman Street last week has been released from the hospital. 

On Sunday  RPD issued a tweet saying that Sgt. Flamur Zenelovic is back home recovering from gunshot wounds to the upper body.

The shooting took place on Thursday, when officers exchanged gunfire with 31-year old Ralph Strong of the city, a suspect in a double murder.

Strong, and a passerby at the time of the shooting, Gene McDougal, remain hospitalized this morning.