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August 30, 2018

For Immediate Release: August 26, 2018

ALBANY, NY – Albany police are investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning on Central Avenue.

On Sunday, August 26, 2018 at approximately 4:30 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Central Avenue for a report of shots fired. Shortly after the call, a male walked into the emergency room at Albany Medical Center Hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Upon arrival at the hospital, officers determined that the victim was shot during the incident on Central Avenue.

The victim, 42 of Troy, sustained non-life threatening injuries.

At this time the incident remain under investigation.

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

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