Albany PD release name of 51-year-old shooting victim

Albany County

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The victim of a shooting incident that occurred Monday evening on First
has died as a result of his injuries.

On May 10 at 8:20 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of First Street between North Lake Ave. and Judson St. for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located a man inside a vehicle who had been shot.

The victim, 51-year-old Danny Pearson Jr. of Albany, was medically treated at the scene and then transported to Albany Medical Center. Pearson was later pronounced dead.

At this time, the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact
the Albany Police Detective Division at (518) 462-8039.

Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Capital Region Crime Stoppers online by
visiting or by downloading the free P3 Tips mobile app

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