Man wounded in Schenectady

Three suspects arrested in afternoon shooting.

One man was injured in a shooting on Jefferson Street this afternoon.

The victim was hit in the leg and taken by ambulance to Albany Medical Center; no identity or condition information was available immediately.

Police received the call at 4:51 p.m. reporting a burglary in progress at 309 Front St.

Gunfire was heard as officers approached to investigate. Police shortly after captured two suspects in the vicinity, according to spokesman Kevin Green. A third suspect ran into an alley to the left of a building at 16 Jefferson St. and was captured.

Police blocked off Jefferson Street from Madison Street to Front Street while officers processed the scene. The area is near Boulevard Bowl off Erie Boulevard.

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