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July 15, 2018

For Immediate Release: July 15, 2018

ALBANY, NY –The victim of a homicide that occurred on Quail Street early Saturday morning has been identified as 31-year-old Kahlil Barnes of Albany.

On Saturday, July 14, 2018 at approximately 12:30 a.m., officers responded to the area of Quail and First Street for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a Barnes inside of a vehicle with gunshot wounds.

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

At this time the incident remains under investigation and no further details will be made available.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Albany Police Detective Division at 518-462-8039.

Those with information are also reminded that 100% anonymous tips can be submitted to Capital Region Crime Stoppers at 1(833)-ALB-TIPS, online at or by downloading the free P3 Tips mobile app. Tips that lead to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward.