Deadly Shooting on Property of Fatal Fire in Albion

August 6, 2011 Updated Aug 6, 2011 at 7:02 PM EDT

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Deadly Shooting on Property of Fatal Fire in Albion

August 6, 2011 Updated Aug 6, 2011 at 7:02 PM EDT

ALBION, NY (WKBW) - Police in the Village of Albion say a man was fatally shot early Saturday morning on the same property where a fatal fire broke out just days earlier.

Police responded to a 9-1-1 call just before 1:00 a.m. Saturday morning that a person had been shot near 127 West State Street in the Village of Albion.

Police arrived on the scene to find an adult male who suffered from a gunshot wound. The victim, 32-year-old David R. Grove, who lived at the 127 W. State Street address, was taken to an area hospital, and then by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital where he later died.

Police say their investigation determined that the shooting took place in the rear of 222 West State Street, the location of a fatal house fire that happened late Thursday night.

Police say that the shooting and the fire are not related and that it was an isolated incident.

Anyone with information related to the case is asked to contact Albion Police at (585) 589-5627.