Albany police have suspect in custody in shootings

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
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— Albany police are investigating shootings that occurred on Central Avenue on Monday.

At about 3:40 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of Central Avenue for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located an Albany woman, 35, with a single gunshot wound to her foot. A second victim, a man, 23, from Albany, also sustained a single gunshot wound to his left hip.

Both victims were treated at the scene by Albany Fire Department personnel and transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital. Their injuries appear to be non-life threatening.

A person of interest is currently in custody.

Police said the confrontation was between people who are known to each other.

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