UPDATE: Albany police investigating suspicious death as a homicide


ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — UPDATE: The Albany Police Department confirms details in a homicide investigation. The investigation has determined that Valena Shepherd died as a result of traumatic injuries.

Around 11:40 p.m. Sunday, police went to an apartment at 1 Lincoln Sq. for an emergency services call. Police say they found Valena Shepherd, 62, dead inside.

No arrests have been made yet.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 518-462-8039. Anonymous tips can also be left with Capital Region Crime Stoppers.

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