HUDSON, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A 20-year-old man was shot in the leg in the City of Hudson during an incident on Thursday morning. Police say the shooting took place on the corner of Third Street and Columbia Street.
Officers found the victim while responding to a shots fired call shortly after 11:30 a.m.. Police say the victim was transported to Albany Medical Center, but are unable to confirm his current condition.
Police say a suspect vehicle was stopped by Hudson Police Department patrols shortly after the shooting. Several young men have been detained and questioned.
Chief Edward Moore has said the incident does not appear to be related to the shots fired call from April 17.
Hudson Police are currently being assisted at the scene by the New York State Police Forensic Investigation Unit and the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office. New York State Police officers and deputies from the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office also assisted with the initial call.
The investigation into the shooting is still ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call the Hudson Police Department at (518) 828-3388.