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DATE/TIME: Sunday, December 3rd, 2006 / 05:15 PM
SUBJECT:RAYMOND STREET HOMICIDE VICTIM IDENTIFIED

The investigation into Saturday evening’s shooting death of a man inside a Raymond Street apartment is continuing, and the victim has been identified as 35-year-old Richard DeGroat of Grove Place in Schenectady.

Officers responded to an 8:20 p.m. 911 call in which the caller reported that a man had been shot inside 1060 Raymond Street. Officers found DeGroat dead inside the residence with at least one gunshot wound. No one else was at the scene when officers arrived.