Schenectady investigate homicide

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Schenectady police investigate homicide on Becker Street

One man is dead following a shooting in Schenectady.

Roscoe Foster, 38, of Schenectady, was pronounced dead at the hospital after he was shot on Becker Street.

Police arrived on scene around 1 a.m. after calls for multiple shots fired.  Police attempted to treat Foster on scene before transporting him to Ellis Hospital.

Police have closed a small portion of Becker Street between Elm and Linden Streets as they investigate.

The investigation is ongoing.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Schenectady Police at 518-788-6566.

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