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ALBANY POLICE INVESTIGATING HOMICIDE

July 05, 2018

For Immediate Release: July 5, 2018

ALBANY, NY - Albany police are currently investigating a homicide that occurred early this morning on Orange Street.

At approximately 2:20 a.m., officers responded to a home on the 200 block of Orange Street for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim inside of an apartment who had been stabbed in the torso.

The victim, 29, was treated at the scene by medical personnel and transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

Through the investigation thus far, it has been learned that the victim and the suspect were known to each other and it appears to be an isolated incident.

The investigation remains ongoing and the victim’s name will not be released until proper notifications have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Detective Division at (518) 462-8039. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Capital Region Crime Stoppers at www.capitalregioncrimestoppers.com or by downloading the free P3 Tips mobile app.

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