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.