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Albany Police investigate shootings that injured 5

Albany Police investigate shootings that injured 5

Incidents occurred late Friday into Saturday; none of the injuries believed to be life-threatening
Albany Police investigate shootings that injured 5
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ALBANY — Police are investigating shooting incidents that happened Friday night and early Saturday morning, injuring five people, police said in a release issued Saturday.

At 11 p.m. Friday, police responded to a call at Second Avenue and Moore Street for reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, they found a 20-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the leg.

He was transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Just past midnight, police responded to a call at First and Quail streets for reports of a shooting. Upon arriving, they found a 30-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the leg.

He also was transported to Albany Med with non-life-threatening injuries.

Shortly after the call, Albany Med and Albany Memorial hospitals reported to police that they had 38-year-old men brought to their emergency rooms with gunshot wounds. It was established that they also were involved in the shooting at First and Quail.

At 12:49 a.m. Saturday, a 49-year-old man entered Albany Med with a gunshot wound to the back. He told police he was shot by an unknown assailant near Livingston Avenue and Thornton Street.

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