NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Wednesday, April 15th, 2008 / 04:00 PM
SUBJECT:Homicide @ 816 Bridge Street

At approximately 6:09 p.m. last night, we received a 911 call for “shots fired’ in the area of 816 Bridge Street. When officers arrived, they discovered a 27 year old male had been shot in lower back. The victim was treated at the scene by Schenectady Fire Department paramedics and transported to Albany Medical Center, where he died a short time later.

The victim’s name is Anthony Brown of Schenectady. We are currently looking for a black male about 5’7 thin build, wearing all dark clothing. The male was last scene running west on Lansing Street. At this time we are asking anyone with any information to call the Schenectady Police Department at 382-5263.

No further information is available at this time.