NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Monday, October 11th, 2004 / 09:55 PM
SUBJECT:HOMICIDE ON MUMFORD STREET

Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred at about 6:10 this evening somewhere on the 400 block of Mumford Street that killed a man.

The residents of 413 Mumford called Police Communications to report that a man had forced entry into their house and collapsed on the floor. Officers responded and observed that the man had been shot in the back. He was treated at the scene by Schenectady Fire Department paramedics and transported to Ellis Hospital, where he died shortly after arriving.

At this time, it is unknown where on Mumford Street the shooting occurred or what the circumstances were. The manís identity is also unknown.

No other information is available at this time.