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