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Police: Suspects sought after shooting at Auburn bar leaves worker with two gunshot wounds

Police in the city of Auburn are looking for the person responsible for a shooting that left a woman in her 20s critically injured.

Around 2:28 a.m. on June 26, 2022 the Auburn Police Department was notified of a shooting at the Lavish Lounge on Genesee Street.

Police said that upon arrival to the scene- there were a pair of fights involving groups of people.


During one of those incidents two black males began shooting. A woman in her 20s was shot outside the bar.

She suffered two gunshot wounds to her torso. The victim was said to be a bar employee who was not involved in the fight.


Police did not identify her, but said the victim was taken to Upstate University Hospital for treatment.

Both suspects fled the scene. Anyone with information that might help should call (315) 258-9880 or email [email protected]

Tips can be made anonymously.

Credit: Nathan Kayn.


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