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January 11, 2020

For Immediate Release                                                                       
January 11, 2020

ALBANY, NY – Albany police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred on North Swan Street.

At approximately 8:05 p.m., officers responded to the area of North Swan Street and Third Street for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located a 13-year-old female with a gunshot wound to the leg. 

The victim was treated at the scene by medical personnel and transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

At this time the investigation remains ongoing and it’s unknown if the shooting is connected to a shooting incident that occurred Friday night at approximately 9:30 p.m. in the area of Second Street and North Swan Street.

During that incident, a 21-year-old male sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the leg. 

Anyone with information about either incident 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 or by downloading the free P3 Tips mobile app.