ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Rochester police are now identifying the man fatally shot on Avenue A Sunday morning as 41-year-old Jerry Britt.

Officials say they responded to the 200 block of Avenue A around 8:45 a.m. There they found a man on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the investigation revealed that the man was sitting in a chair on the sidewalk when he was approached and shot multiple times.

An investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call 911, the Major Crimes Unit (585-428-7157), Crime Stoppers (585-423-9300), or email