Monday, November 5, 2018



Rash of shootings continues in Poughkeepsie

POUGHKEEPSIE – A 20-year-old former Bronx man was shot after Poughkeepsie City Police responded to an early morning report of shots fire in the area of Mill and Garden streets.

Responding officers found the man in the middle of the westbound lanes of the Poughkeepsie arterial highway at around 3:24 a.m.

City police said man, whose name was not made public, was shot once in the chest..

He was transported by ambulance to an area hospital where he was listed in serious condition.

Anyone with information on this or any other shooting is asked to call Poughkeepsie City Police at 845-451-7577.

Last week there were three shootings; on one, a man sustained a gunshot wound to his leg.


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