Officials: One dead, one injured after Clinton Avenue shooting

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ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A shooting incident is now being investigated as a homicide after a 19-year-old man died from his gunshot wounds on Saturday night in Albany.

According to Albany Police spokesman Steve Smith, officers witnessed the incident during a routine patrol at around 9:50 p.m on the 300 block of Clinton Avenue.

Police said they saw a man in the middle of the street firing several rounds towards a house. The officers ordered the man, Darryl Smith, 33, of Albany to drop the gun and took him into custody.

Irving Lamboy, 19, of Albany sustained serious injuries from being shot in the back and was treated at the scene before being transported to Albany Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

After the incident, Albany Medical Center notified officers that a 33-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the upper leg was being treated at the emergency room for non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect, Darryl Smith was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a weapon 2nd and reckless endangerment 1st.

The investigation into homicide remains ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Detective Division at 518-462-8039.   

100% anonymous tips may also be submitted to Capital Region Crime Stoppers online at or by downloading the free P3 Tips mobile app.

This story is developing, NEWS10 will continue to update this article as new information is learned.

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