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Police: Shooting victim attempts to drive himself to hospital


ALBANY, N.Y. -- Albany police are investigating a shooting that occurred on Ontario Street where the victim attempted to drive himself to the hospital.

On Sunday August 25, at about 2:00 a.m., an officer investigating an unrelated incident encountered a vehicle occupied by a male who had been shot.  The victim, a 27-year-old male from Albany, told officers that he was just shot while on the 100 block of Ontario Street and that he was on his way to the hospital.

The victim, who sustained a single gunshot wound to the torso, was treated at the scene by medical personnel and transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital. His injuries are non-life threatening.

The investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Detective Division at (518) 462-8039.

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