WATERVLIET, N.Y. (NEWS10) — On Friday, at about 9:40 a.m., Watervliet police responded to a report of shots fired in a 600 block area of 24th Street. A man was located with multiple gunshot wounds, and officers immediately performed life-saving aid.
The man was transported to Samaritan Hospital, where police said he was pronounced dead. The incident is being investigated as a homicide. Police say they have not released the identity of the victim, as they are still notifying family members.
Police have confirmed the shooter of the homicide 49-year-old Reginald Goodman of Troy, New York. He was arraigned virtually at 4:45 pm on Friday. He is facing murder in the second degree as well as criminal possession of a weapon.
Police say Goodman is being held at the Albany County Jail. Police are actively investigating the area where the incident occurred. Police said a handgun has been recovered.