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Second man charged with murder in connection to fatal Schenectady shooting


SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - A second man has been charged with Murder in the 2nd Degree, one day after another man was charged in connection to the same case.

The Schenectady Police Department says they have arrested Gilbert Williams, 20, of Schenectady.

The charge is in connection to the shooting death of William Riddick on November 13th, 2013 near the Mont Pleasant Middle School. 

Williams is currently being held in jail and was arraigned in city court on Wednesday. 

On Tuesday Nicholas Khan, 20, was officially charged with Murder in the 2nd Degree. He has pleaded not guilty.

Riddick was behind the wheel of a car when he was shot in the head and he lost control of the vehicle, running into a fence near a field on the Mont Pleasant Middle School property and then stopped in a nearby parking lot.

The Albany man was found in his vehicle around midnight in the area of 1121 Forest Road. A second man in the vehicle suffered from minor injuries.

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