City of Poughkeepsie Police Investigating Shooting Near Soldiers FountainOct 7th, 2013 | By HV Insider | Category: Featured Articles
On Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 at 3:32 p.m. members of the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department responded to the area of Soldiers Fountain for a report of shots fired and a person shot. Arriving officers found that the victim, a 23-year-old city resident had been shot and transported to a local hospital for treatment by private vehicle. He is expected to survive his injuries.
According to police, the victim had an electronic monitoring device issued by the New York State Probation Department at the time of the incident and was uncooperative.
Anyone with information on this shooting should call the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department confidential Tip Line at 451-7577.