GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — At 7:50 a.m. Thursday, members of the City of Gloversville Police Department responded to North Main Street near Naif’s Market. Police were told there was a shooting.
Upon arrival, officers found a woman with a gunshot wound to her lower body. She was then transported to Nathan Littauer Hospital for treatment. Because of the injuries she sustained, she was then airlifted to Albany Med. Lieutenant Schaffer said she is in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.
The lieutenant added that the shooting does not appear to be random. Schaffer believes this shooting was a targeted attack directed at a different person. He believes the woman struck was an innocent bystander.
Members of the Gloversville Police Department have identified a suspect who they are actively looking for. At this time, police believe there is not any danger to the public.
Anyone with any information, or anyone who may have been in the area of Naif’s Market on N. Main St. in the City of Gloversville between 7:45 A.M., and 8:00 A.M. this morning is asked to contact the City of Gloversville Police Department Detective Division at 518-773-4513.