A 26-year-old man was shot to death on Washington Avenue early this morning, police said.
Albany police said officers responded to the area of Washington Avenue and Cortland Place about 3:10 a.m. for a report of shots fired. Shortly after that call, staff at Albany Medical Center notified police a man had just been brought in to the emergency room with gunshot wounds.
Edward Maxim, of Albany, was pronounced dead at the hospital, police said.
Police are investigating and asking anyone with information to call the Detective Division at 462-8039.