POUGHKEEPSIE – The City of Poughkeepsie Police Dispatch received a call from a local hospital reporting that an individual had walked into the emergency room with a gunshot wound to the lower leg. The incident occurred on Feb. 10, 2018 at around 4:26 a.m.
City of Poughkeepsie Police Officers responded to the hospital and interviewed the twenty-one year old victim.
According to the uncooperative victim, he was shot on Montgomery Street, said authorities.
The victim did not provide any other information on the incident or a description of a suspect, said police.
This individual was treated for his injuries which are not considered life threatening.
Anyone with information on this incident are encouraged to contact the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department at 845-451-4000 or the tip line at 845-451-7577.